Institute of Criminology Public Seminars: ‘Social Data Science & Criminology: Machine …

Speakers: Professor Matthew Williams (Professor of Criminology) and Dr Pete Burnap (Senior Lecturer in Data Science), Directors, Social Data Science Lab, Cardiff University In this seminar Prof Williams and Dr Burnap demonstrate how criminological research can benefit from methodological, data and technical developments pioneered in the emerging field of social data science. They present results from their ESRC and Google funded study on the classification and modelling of cyberhate on social media following the Woolwich terrorist attack. This work has been published in the British Journal of Criminology (http://bjc.oxfordjournals.org/content/56/2/211) and EPJ Data Science (http://epjds.epj.org/articles/epjdata/abs/2016/01/13688_2016_Article_72/…). Professor Williams and Dr Burnap are Directors of the ESRC Social Data Science Lab at Cardiff University, which continue the work of the Cardiff Online Social Media Observatory (COSMOS) programme (2011-2015). They sit on the ESRC’s…


Link to Full Article: Institute of Criminology Public Seminars: ‘Social Data Science & Criminology: Machine …

Pin It on Pinterest

Share This

Join Our Newsletter

Sign up to our mailing list to receive the latest news and updates about homeAI.info and the Informed.AI Network of AI related websites which includes Events.AI, Neurons.AI, Awards.AI, and Vocation.AI

You have Successfully Subscribed!