The 23rd International Conference on Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) took place in Leiden, The Netherlands in 2018. From the 12th to the 14th of September it focused mainly on the transformation of indicators. Beyond that, the program covered a wide range of topics, from reproducibility in scientometrics and discussion of the RRI concept to Open Scholarship.
These topics were structured in 12 tracks, of which Track 11 was hosted by the *metrics team.
Participating in the 11th track, Olga Zagovora also gave her presentation on visibility in social media: “What increases (social) media attention: Research impact, author prominence or title attractiveness?”
One of the striking results:
Articles get more attention in social media if the last mentioned author is unfamiliar.
The presentation can be found here, the corresponding article can be downloaded here.