Welcome to the Web site for ASIS&T SIG SI, the Special Interest Group for Social Informatics of the Association for Information Science and Technology. SIG SI brings together researchers who are interested in the social aspects of computerization, including the roles of ICT in social and organizational change, the uses of IT in social contexts, and the ways that the social organization of IT is influenced by social forces and social practices.
Please join us as part of ASIS&T 2015 in St. Louis, Missouri for the 11th SIG SI Research Symposium, to be held on Saturday, November 7th, 2015, from 8:30am – 12:30pm at the Hyatt Regency St. Louis at the Arch. Register for the conference and symposium.
The symposium, subtitled “The Impacts of Social Informatics Research,” will include presentations of research with particular focus on the impact of social informatics work on industry, government, local/national/global community groups, individuals, information systems, and other practice contexts. The symposium will also include presentations of the best social informatics paper awards for 2014. The full schedule for the symposium is available. As always, we expect a lively and engaging discussion, and hope to see you there!
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