The Research Ethics Group of the Academy of Social Sciences and the New Social Media New Social Science (NSMNSS) network are hosting a one day conference that aims to further develop and explore the ethics of social science research using social media. The purpose of the conference is to move the debate forward and provide examples of good practice.
PhD student Wasim Ahmed will present a paper at the conference, co-authored with Dr Gianluca Demartini and Prof Peter Bath in the Ethical Practicalities Parallel Session A on Using Twitter as a data source: An overview of ethical challenges.
Conference Registration on eventbrite can be found here.
Twitter hashtag for the conference is: #SoMeEthics. The full programme can be found here or here [pdf] and the abstract booklet is here [pdf].
The Twitter hashtag for the conference is: #SoMeEthics