Technology Mediated Social Participation 
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Amy Bruckman
, Georgia Tech

Understanding the Internet’s Present, and Values-Based Design of its Future

Scott Counts
, Microsoft Research

Bias in Distributed Cognition as a Bridge between the Individual and the Network

Hal Eden, Center for LifeLong Learning (L3D) and Department of Computer Science, University of Colorado, Boulder
Supporting New Forms of Civic Discourse: From Access to Informed Participation

Gerhard Fischer, Center for LifeLong Learning (L3D), University of Colorado, Boulder
Cultures of Participation and Meta-Design, Frameworks for Social Participation

Andrea Forte, Drexel University
Learning to Trust Strangers: Information Literacy in the Age of Participatory Media

David Gutelius, Social Kinetics
Towards a Multidisciplinary Approach to Peer Production: Questions and an Application

Derek Hansen, University of Maryland
Supporting Sense making by the Masses for the Public Good

Jeffery Heer, Stanford University
Technology Mediated Social Participation

Brad Hesse, NIH
Technology-Mediated Social Participation in Health and Healthcare

Holger Dick, Center for LifeLong Learning and Design, University of Colorado at Boulder
Understanding Cultures of Participation - The Need to Look Beyond Success Models

David R. Johnson, CDT
Technology Mediated Social/Civic Participation - Some Questions

Cliff Lampe, Michigan State University
Socio-Technical Infrastructure for Research

Mary Lou Maher, NSF
Motivation and Collective Intelligence: Design Lessons

Gloria Mark, University of California, Irvine
Collaboration Resilience in a Conflict Zone: Social Capital and Community Formation

Cameron Marlow, Facebook
Supporting Collaboration in the Era of Internet-Scale Data

Todd Marshall, Syracuse University
Unity and Diversity in Technology Mediated Social Participation Literature

Sean Munson, University of Michigan
Participation and Polarization

Yiftach Nagar, MIT
A Few Meandering Comments about Technology-Mediated Social Participation

Gary Olson, University of California, Irvine
Encouraging broad participation

Judith Olson, University of California, Irvine
Motivating Contributors to Play

Cynthia Parr, Smithsonian Institute
Addressing biodiversity issues through public participation

John Riedl, Department of Computer Science, University of Minnesota
Research Challenges in Recommender Systems

Ramesh Srinivasan, Department of Information Studies, UCLA
Key Questions of Ethics and property, Ontologies and Economic and Political Movements

Loren Terveen, University of Minnesota
Promoting Strong Local Communities Through Technology Mediated Social Interaction

Hang Ung and Aupriya Ankolekar, HP Labs, Social Computing Lab
How Social is Social Participation?

Sarah Vieweg, University of Colorado, Boulder
Technology-Mediated Social Participation in Mass Emergencies

Sarita Yardi, Georgia Tech,
A Theory of Technical Capital

  effective action; Design to motivate participation; Graduate Training; and - Unique challenges for government use of social media


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