WebQuality2013: 3rd Joint WICOW / AIRWeb Workshop on Web Quality
Dr. Carlos Castillo, Senior Scientist, Social Computing at QCRI , organizes a workshop on the sidelines of the 22nd International World Wide Web Conference that will focus on the credibility and quality issues on the Web and in Social Media
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QCRI's Social Computing research team will participate in this gathering of social scientists and technologists.
Qatar Computing Research Institute (QCRI) will be kicking off its 2013 summer internship program soon, and invites computer science and computer engineering students to apply. The intensive two-month internship program provides students with the opportunity to work closely with top researchers, and receive practical work experience based on their studies. Applications will be accepted until May 12, 2013.
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