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Wifak Houij Gueddana
Works at London School of Economics
Attended London School of Economics
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Hi everyone, I subscribed to this community a while ago, but only received a post today...did not think it was active. funny when we get caught up by the technology :)
Happy to see that there are people interested in this. I study open source development and how users from civil society and social enterprise engage over time. Currently I am a postdoc associate at LSE, leading research in three overlapping research streams:
1 Open Code as Infrastructure (commons);
2 Information Platforms and knowledge production online;
3 and open code and Technology sustainability -notably for for civil society and social enterprise.
These themes have emerged and developed following my PhD entitled ‘A Biography of Open Source Software: Community Participation and Individuation of Open Source Code in the Context of Microfinance NGOs in North Africa and the Middle East’. 
I am happy to talk more about what I did in the thesis if anyone is interested...
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NetSciCom 2014 (Network Science for Communication Networks) extended its submission deadline until December 22nd. The updated CFP, includes information on the IEEE Xplore proceedings and best-paper award comprising of a prize and presenter's travel assistance
Welcome. The Sixth IEEE International Workshop on Network Science for Communication Networks will be held in Toronto - Canada on April 27 - May 2, 2014 in conjunction with IEEE Infocom 2014. Scope. Network science is a newly emerging discipline with applications in a variety of domains, ...
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Postdoc Associate ISIG @ LSE
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  • London School of Economics
    PhD Candidate, present
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Mifos, NodeXL, Online Communities, Open Code
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I am interested to know How knowledge-productive communities are organised through online and open information platforms. Particularly how long-term open code development is organised in heterogeneous communities including social businesses and civil society? Can they potentially generate a sustainable dynamic for learning and building knowledge?Can we build a research strategy combining quantitative (visualisation mostly), and qualitative research techniques in order to create a double macro-micro zoom?
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  • London School of Economics
    PhD in Information Systems, 2007 - 2012
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