The annual conference of the Association of Internet Researchers (AoIR
) is the most important event in Internet research. This time it will take place in Urbino, Italy.
, Cornelius Puschmann
and Ben Thies from the Leibniz Institute for Media Research | Hans Bredow Institute (HBI) present in their talk "Walking Through Twitter: How To Mine A National Follow Network" their project to map the German Twittersphere.
AOIR is a scientific association dedicated to the promotion of interdisciplinary Internet research. It is a member-based support network that promotes critical and scientific Internet research independent of traditional disciplines and exists across academic boundaries.
. for the programme of the conference.