Preben Hansen is one of the co-chairs for the Provocations and Work-in-Progress tracks at the DIS 2017 Conference in Edinburgh, UK, June 2017. Co-chairs: Shaun Lawson (Northumbria University, UK) and Preben Hansen (Stockholm University, SE).
Preben Hansen one of the co-organisers of the Dagstuhl Seminar 17092 on Searching as Learning, March, 2017, Dagstuhl, Germany. Organisers: Preben Hansen (Stockholm University, SE), Kevyn Collins-Thompson (University of Michigan – Ann Arbor, US) and Claudia Hauff (TU Delft, NL)
February, 2017 – Research visit from Australia
In February 2017 Associate Professor Dr Tina Du, AALI, School of Information Technology and Mathematical Sciences, University of South Australia, visited Preben Hansen and the DCT Research Group.
Preben Hansen one of the co-organisers of the ACM SIGIR 2nd International Workshop on SAL (Searching as Learning), 21 July, 2016, Pisa, Italy. Co-organisers: Jacek Gwizdka, University of Texas Austin, USA; Preben Hansen, Stockholm University, Sweden; Claudia Hauff, Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands
Jiyin He, Centrum Wiskunde & Informatica, The Netherlands and Noriko Kando, National Institute of Informatics, Japan.
NEW BOOK: Collaborative information seeking: Best practices, new domains, new thoughts . Published by Springer in the CSCW Series. Read also under DSV News October 2015
The Computer-Supported Cooperative Work (CSCW) series, Berlin, Germany: Springer. ISBN: 978-3-319-18541-5 (Print) 978-3-319-18988-8 (Online) Doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-18988-8
Preben Hansen was one of the co-organisers of the DIMACS Workshop on Social and Collaborative Information Seeking, May 14-15, 2015 at Rutgers University, New York, USA. Co-organisers: Shirag Shah and Rob Capra. Funded by National Science Foundation, NSF, USA.
Preben Hansen has been invited to Zhejiang University in Hangzhou, China.
Preben designed and teached in the course “Interaction Design and User-Centered Approaches” at the department of Industrial Design during 5 weeks between April and May.
I am one of the editors in a NEW BOOK: Professional Search in the Modern World.
Editors: Georgios Paltoglou, Fernando Loizides and Preben Hansen.
Published by Springer, LNCS 8830
LNCS 8830 is now available online at <a href="http://link.springer.com/openurl.asp?genre=issue&issn=0302-9743&volume=8830