Internet and Modern Society (IMS)
International Symposium “Internet and Modern Society” (IMS-2020) is mainly organized by ITMO University, held in St. Petersburg, from 17 to 20 June 2020, during the Information Society Week. Since 2017 International Symposium is a part of conference of the same name which is annual since 1998. Symposium consists of international events and will be held in the form of scientific seminars, round tables and a poster session.
Important tasks of the IMS-2020 are contribution to the formation of specialists’ international community and promotion of research and development in the field of information society technologies.
Important events of IMS-2020 which focus on specific aspects of the Information Society and digital transformation are International Workshop «Internet Psychology» (IntPsy- 2020), International Workshop «Computational Linguistics» (CompLing-2020).
The goal of the (IntPsy-2020) is to create a platform for experts and researchers’ collaboration and discussion of the issues related to the transformations of human behavior and communication in the network society, the influence of ICTs on the cognitive and personal development of children and adults, as well as to the methodology of psychological research on the Internet.
The goal of the (CompLing-2020) is to discuss the actual issues of interaction of linguistics and information technologies – regarding the development of technology solutions on the basis of a natural language, and the influence of information technologies on the language. Target audience are linguists of all profiles, the staff of organizations developing information systems that involve natural language processing, specialists in knowledge representation, higher education teachers, translators.
Important Dates - Paper Submission:
IMS conference (in Russian) - 10 February 2020.
Participants must present their reports in person, not showing up at the conference will automatically lead to the exclusion of the paper from IMS Proceedings.
To be accepted to the workshop a paper must be original, not published anywhere else before or being under review. A paper can be either in English or Russian. All papers undergo a double-blind peer review by no fewer than 3 experts. The authors of accepted papers will be invited to participate in the workshop as speakers.
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