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Call for Papers

In this workshop, we aim to bring together a multidisciplinary, diverse team of researchers, journalists and stakeholders by focusing on the broader topic harmful content. We welcome research contributions related to the following (but not limited to) topics:
  • Analysis on different types harmful content
  • Computational fact-checking
  • Role of Generative AI in Mitigating Harmful Content
  • Identifying harassment/bullying/hate speech, and misinformation/disinformation
  • Role of Explainable AI in Studying Harmful Content
  • Multi-modal harmful content
  • Deepfake and its influence
  • Multi-lingual harmful content like Hate speech, Fake News Bot, spam, troll detection
  • Both Qualitative and Quantitative study on harmful content
  • Psychological effects of harmful content like mental health
  • Approaches for data collection or data annotation using LLM on harmful content
  • User study on the effects of harmful content on human beings
Submission Guidelines: Submissions must be written in English, in double-column format, and must adhere to the (ACM template and format) (also available in Overleaf). Word users may use the Word Interim Template. The recommended setting for LaTeX is:
\documentclass\\sigconf, review\\{acmart}.
Submission must be as a single PDF file: limited to 6-10 content pages for full paper, and up to 5 content pages for short paper presentation including all figures, tables, references, and appendices.
Authorship. Submissions are not anonymous hence authors should list their names and affiliations.
Reviewing. Submissions will be peer-reviewed by members of the Resource Committee based on originality, significance, quality, and clarity. The review process will be single-blind.
Presentation. All accepted papers will be presented as oral presentations, and some would be selected for posters depending on schedule constraints.
Proceedings. Accepted papers will be presented at the workshop and will be published in the companion (workshop) proceedings of ACM WebSci 2024.

Submission Site:
Submission Due: April 2, 2024, Anywhere on Earth (AoE)