"QCRI is a young, innovative research lab. I meet great colleagues here."
Haewoon's focus at QCRI is news analytics and game analytics.
"What is Twitter, a social network or a news media?" H Kwak, C Lee, H Park, S Moon. Proceedings of the 19th international conference on World wide web, 591-600, 2010 (4,700+ times cited)
"STFU NOOB!: predicting crowdsourced decisions on toxic behavior in online games” J Blackburn, H Kwak. Proceedings of the 23rd international conference on World Wide Web, 877-888, 2014
"Exploring Cyberbullying and Other Toxic Behavior in Team Competition Online Games" H Kwak, J Blackburn, S Han, Proceedings of the 33rd Annual ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, 2015
In the Media
Congratulations to Ahmed Ali, Yifan Zhang and Fahim Dalvi for winning the prize of the “Best Audience Experience” category at the news hack hosted by SUMMA and BBC in London on 21-22 November with ...
This year CSAIL celebrates five years of collaboration with the Qatar Computing Research Institute (QCRI), an esteemed research institute that’s part of Hamad Bin Khalifa University in Doha. This ...
We offer an App Inventor Course in Arabic for students aged 13-15 and an Arduino Programming Course in English for students aged 14-18. Courses are free. Please register quickly as places are limited.
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The Qatar Computing Research Institute’s new Creative Space, which conducts fun activities to teach children computing skills, has successfully held its first Open House event. About 100 children ...
QCRI Social Computing group's principal scientist achieves rare honor.
Chief scientist among only 43 scientists globally - and the only one from the Middle East - to be selected for the honor in 2017.