Data Team from CUHK visited the Lab

A group of seven people, including faculty member, administrators and lab staff from School of Journalism and Communication at Chinese University of Hong Kong visited the Web Mining Lab, on May 11. The visitors toured the lab, the server room, and other facilities to learn the hardware, software, and application setup of the lab. Jonathan

Lab Team to Teach Summer Workshop on Social Networks in Shenzhen

Jonathan Zhu, Winson Peng, and Hai Liang will teach a 5-day workshop at Shenzhen University (SZU) from July 4 to July 9 (http://cmc.szu.edu.cn/Article/ShowArticle.asp?ArticleID=2799). Co-organized by SZU School of Communication and CityU Centre for Communication Research (CCR), the 2018 Computational Communication Research Workshop will focus on how to apply social network analysis to communication research. The

Looking for postdoc applicants from Mainland

Housed inside the Department of Media and Communication, City University of Hong Kong, Web Mining Lab is a social science research lab interested in “Big Data research”, especially user behavior under the social media and mobile media. We now welcome new collaborations with postdocs under the “Hong Kong Scholars Program” Mainland – Hong Kong Joint