Social networks

27 February 2017

This report maps the breadth of the sharing economy across Melbourne – and contributes the first comprehensive listing of networks active and available to people in Melbourne.

Audio podcastArticle
2 December 2016

Networking and collaboration are increasingly important for achieving social change. SVA’s successful model – in education – points to the core elements needed for growing an effective network....

14 July 2016

Groups like have radically altered social activism and both business and government should take heed.

Journal article
1 July 2016

Social networks are a vital mechanism to disseminate information to friends and colleagues. In this work, we investigate an important problem-the personalized influential topic search, or PIT-...

14 December 2015

Cannabis is the most prolifically used illicit drug in Australia, however, there is a gap in our understanding concerning the social interactions and friendships formed around its supply and use...

17 October 2014

This paper aims to identify user perceived usefulness of enterprise social networking within the public and private sector of Wellington NZ. It aims at determining the specific factors that appeal...

Conference paper
2 June 2014

This paper reports on an empirical case study based in a UK manufacturing company which was striving for more effective employee engagement.

Journal article
14 January 2014

Youth with complex communication needs (CCN) face increased barriers to their social participation due to limited communication abilities and opportunities. 

Bennett, Colin J
Parsons, Christopher A
Molnar, Adam

Any organisation that captures personal data in Canada for processing is deemed to have a 'real and substantial connection' to Canada and thus fall within the jurisdiction of the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA) and of the Office of the Privacy...

Clarke, Roger

Social media services offer users tools for interaction, publishing and sharing, but in return demand exposure of users' selves and of personal information about the members of their social networks. The Terms of Service imposed by providers are uniformly privacy-hostile. The practice of...