Scope and Topics

The topics include but are not limited to:
(1) System Models and Design
• Evolution of social media and information ecosystems
• Social structure and community modeling
• Social behavior modeling
• Social epidemiology and network information propagation
• Social intelligence
• Social, institutional and policy issues in social computing
• Security, privacy, trust and risk in social computing systems
• Interoperability of social applications
(2) Social Computing Theories and Algorithms
• Agent negotiation and cooperation
• Ethical Computing
• Emotional computing
• Social search
• Trust computing (social computing-based trust establishment)
• Online reputation system
• Selfish behaviors in networks: modeling, identifying and control
• Game-theoretic and incentive compatible mechanisms
• Fairness based resource sharing and allocation
• Neutrality measurement and neutral network service design
• Collaborative filtering
• Collaborative control of intelligent environments
• Autonomic management in dynamic distributed IT Systems
• Bandwidth trading mechanisms
• P2P barter trade mechanism and economic traffic management
(3) Social Computing for Future Internet
• Internet of People
• Identity based addressing and routing between people
• Semantic Web and semantic routing
• Social network analysis and Internet design
• Social design principle for future Internet
• Competition and cooperation among ISPs, ICPs and end users
• Social value assessment of networks
(4) Social Networking Services and Applications
• Social media
• Social ranking
• Recommender systems
• Social online storage
• Commercial social networks
• Virtual worlds
• Human swarm computing and collective intelligence
• Mobile social networking
• Social Engineering
(5) Social Network Analysis
• Network evolution and growth
• Community formation and evolution
• Dynamics analysis, information diffusion, self-organization,
• Epidemics and rumors in networks models
• Agent based models
• Social media business model
• Community economics
• Innovation through social networks
• Online and physical social network
• Network Science and human society organization

 


Paper Publication


Accepted papers will be appeared in CPSCom 2010 proceedings to be published by IEEE Computer Society Press and to be indexed by EI. Selected papers will be published in special issues of some top SCI-indexed journals.

Submission Guidelines


Prepare your paper with free styles not more than 15 pages in PDF file. Submit at the symposium submission site:                                             http://cse.stfx.ca/~SocialNet10/sub/
Each submission should be regarded as an undertaking that, if the paper be accepted, at least one of the authors must attend the conference to present the work in order for the paper to be included in the IEEE Digital Library.


Important Dates

Submission Deadline: August 20, 2010
Authors Notification: Oct. 1, 2010
Final Manuscript Due: Oct. 10, 2010
Conference Date: Dec.18-20, 2010