Proceedings

A. PROCEEDINGS OF OPENSYM 2016


REFERENCE

All papers listed can be cited as appearing in the Proceedings of the 12th International Symposium on Open Collaboration (OpenSym 2016). ACM, 2016. The official place to get the proceedings from is the ACM Digital Library.

FRONTMATTER

FW Foreword, Table of Contents, Committees, Sponsors Anthony I. (Tony) Wasserman

FLOSS RESEARCH PAPERS

A1 Full Paper Motivation of Newcomers to FLOSS Projects Christoph Hannebauer (Universität Duisburg-Essen), Volker Gruhn (Universität Duisburg-Essen)
A2 Full Paper Differentiating Communication Styles of Leaders on the Linux Kernel Mailing List Daniel Schneider (Elon University), Scott Spurlock (Elon University), Megan Squire (Elon University)
A3 Short Paper Determining the Geographical distribution of a Community by means of a Time-zone Analysis Jesus M. Gonzalez-Barahona (Universidad Rey Juan Carlos), Gregorio Robles (Universidad Rey Juan Carlos), Daniel Izquierdo-Cortazar (Bitergia)
A4 Short Paper Observing Custom Software Modifications: A Quantitative Approach of Tracking the Evolution of Patch Stacks Ralf Ramsauer (Technical University of Applied Sciences Regensburg), Daniel Lohmann (Friedrich-Alexander University of Erlangen-Nuremberg), Wolfgang Mauerer (Technical University of Applied Sciences Regensburg, Siemens AG)
A5 Short Paper Out of Altruism or Because it Reads Well on the CV?: The Motivations for Participation in the Freifunk Community Compared to FLOSS Lyudmila Vaseva (FU Berlin)
A6 Short Paper Open Concentration Index: Measure of Market Concentration in Open Source Industry Robert Viseur (UMons / CETIC)

IT-DRIVEN OPEN INNOVATION RESEARCH PAPERS

B1 Full Paper Operation Digital Chameleon – Towards an Open Cybersecurity Method Andreas Rieb (Universität der Bundeswehr München), Ulrike Lechner (Universität der Bundeswehr München)
B2 Full Paper A Sector-Selection Methodology for Living Labs Implementation Robert Viseur (UMons / CETIC)
B3 Short Paper Exploring the roles of external facilitators in IT-driven open strategizing Josh Morton (Loughborough University), Alex Wilson (Loughborough University), Louise Cooke (Loughborough University)
B4 Short Paper User Generated Services during Software Introductions Martin Schymanietz (FAU Erlangen-Nuremberg), Nivedita Agarwal (FAU Erlangen-Nuremberg)

OPEN DATA RESEARCH PAPERS

C1 Short Paper Comparing OSM Area-Boundary Data to DBpedia Doris Silbernagl (University of Innsbruck, Department of Computer Science), Nikolaus Krismer (University of Innsbruck), Günther Specht (Databases and Information Systems, Department of Computer Science, University of Innsbruck)

OPEN EDUCATION RESEARCH PAPERS

D1 Short Paper A Framework for Open Assurance of Learning Gokul Bhandari (University of Windsor), Maureen Gowing (University of Windsor)
D2 Short Paper Investigating teachers’ practices of using games in school: A pattern-based approach Triinu Jesmin (TLU), Tobias Ley (Tallinn University)
D3 Short Paper Group Formation for Small-Group Learning: Are Heterogeneous Groups More Productive? Astrid Wichmann (Ruhr University Bochum), Tobias Hecking (University of Duisburg-Essen), Malte Elson (Ruhr University Bochum), Nina Christmann (Ruhr University Bochum), Thomas Herrmann (Ruhr University Bochum), Ulrich Hoppe (University of Duisburg-Essen)

WIKIPEDIA AND WIKIMEDIA RESEARCH PAPERS

E1 Full Paper Mining team characteristics to predict Wikipedia article quality Grace Gimon Betancourt (Télécom Bretagne), Armando Segnini (Télécom Bretagne), Carlos Trabuco Caceres (Télécom Bretagne), Amira Rezgui (Institut Telecom Bretagne-UBL, iSchool, LEGO-M@rsouin), Nicolas Jullien (Institut Telecom Bretagne-UBL, iSchool, LEGO-M@rsouin)
E2 Full Paper Monitoring the Gender Gap with Wikidata Human Gender Indicators Maximilian Klein (OCLC Research), Haiyi Zhu (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities), Harsh Gupta (Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur)
E3 Full Paper Evaluating and Improving Navigability of Wikipedia: A Comparative Study of Eight Language Editions Daniel Lamprecht (Graz University of Technology), Dimitar Dimitrov (GESIS), Denis Helic (KTI, TU-Graz), Markus Strohmaier (University of Koblenz-Landau)
E4 Full Paper An Empirical Evaluation of Property Recommender Systems for Wikidata and Collaborative Knowledge Bases Eva Zangerle (Databases and Information Systems, Department of Computer Science, University of Innsbruck), Wolfgang Gassler (Databases and Information Systems, Department of Computer Science, University of Innsbruck), Martin Pichl (Databases and Information Systems, Department of Computer Science, University of Innsbruck), Stefan Steinhauser (Databases and Information Systems, Department of Computer Science, University of Innsbruck), Günther Specht (Databases and Information Systems, Department of Computer Science, University of Innsbruck)

WIKIS AND OPEN COLLABORATION RESEARCH PAPERS

F1 Full Paper Predicting the quality of user contributions via LSTMs Rakshit Agrawal (University of California, Santa Cruz), Luca Dealfaro (University of California, Santa Cruz)
F2 Full Paper Enabling team collaboration with task management tools Dimitra Chasanidou (SINTEF ICT), Brian Elvesæter (SINTEF ICT), Arne-Jørgen Berre (SINTEF ICT)
F3 Full Paper Supporting Cyber Resilience with Semantic Wiki Riku Nykänen (University of Jyväskylä), Tommi Kärkkäinen (University of Jyväskylä)
F4 Short Paper Evaluating Open Collaboration Opportunities in the Fire Service with FireCrowd Eleanor Burgess (University College London), Aaron Shaw (Northwestern University)
F5 Short Paper A Leader-Driven Open Collaboration Platform for Exploring New Domains Michael Weiss (Carleton University), Ibrahim Abualhaol (Carleton University), Mohamed Amin (Carleton University), Chris Budiman (Carleton University), Raed Iskandar (Carleton University), Ali Abu Alhawa (Carleton University), Mahmoud Gad (Carleton University), Ahmed Shah (Carleton University)

B. COMPANION TO PROCEEDINGS OF OPENSYM 2016

REFERENCE

All papers listed can be cited as appearing in the Companion to the Proceedings of the 12th International Symposium on Open Collaboration (OpenSym 2016). ACM, 2016. The official place to get the proceedings from is the ACM Digital Library.

FRONTMATTER

FW Foreword, Table of Contents, Committees, Sponsors Anthony I. (Tony) Wasserman

DOCTORAL SYMPOSIUM PAPERS

A1 Extended Abstract Open Strategy: Rhetoric or Reality? Josh Morton (Loughborough University)
A2 Extended Abstract A Crowdsourcing Practices Framework for Public Scientific Research Funding Agencies Eoin Cullina (LERO NUI Galway), Kieran Conboy (Lero, NUI Galway), Lorraine Morgan (Lero, NUI Maynooth)
A3 Extended Abstract Generating Trust in Collaborative Annotation Environments Jamal Al Qundus (FU Berlin)
A4 Extended Abstract Medical Science in Wikipedia: The Construction of Scientific Knowledge in Open Science Projects Reham Al Tamime (University of Southampton)

INDUSTRY AND COMMUNITY PAPERS

B1 Course Health & Play – Addressing together the challenges of creating an open source standard for Breathing Games Fabio Balli (Concordia University)
B2 Short Paper Benchlearning – A learning-format for best practice and knowledge sharing Benedikt Scheerer (Cogneon GmbH), Simon Dückert (Cogneon GmbH)
B3 Short Paper The Open Community Data Exchange: Advancing Data Sharing and Discovery in Open Online Community Science Georg J.P. Link (University of Nebraska at Omaha), Matt Germonprez (University of Nebraska at Omaha), Sean Goggins (University of Missouri), Jeff Hemsley (Syracuse University), Bill Rand (University of Maryland), Megan Squire (Elon University)
B4 Short Paper A quantitative study of TWiki at CERN after ten years of use Peter Jones (CERN)
B5 Short Paper Review of Estimation Method of Economic Effects Created by Using Open Data Tetsuo Noda (Shimane University), Masami Honda (Shimane University), Akio Yoshida (Independent), Shane Coughlan (Opendawn)

INVITED TALK ABSTRACTS

C1 Invited Talk Abstract Truly Open OER: What the Open Education Movement Can Learn from Open Source’s Success Adam Blum (Open Ed)
C2 Invited Talk Abstract Politics of Cooption in Free and Open Communities Bradley Kuhn (Software Freedom Conservancy)
C3 Invited Talk Abstract Good Citizenship is Good Business: Open Source, Sustainable Development and the Corporate Bottom Line Leslie Hawthorn (Red Hat, Open Source Initiative)
C4 Invited Talk Abstract GNU Health: A Free/Libre Community-based Health Information System Luis Falcón Martín (GNU Solidario)
C5 Invited Talk Paper Urban Data Platforms – An Overview Ina Schieferdecker (Fraunhofer FOKUS, Berlin), Nikolay Tcholtchev (Fraunhofer FOKUS, Berlin), Philipp Lämmel (Fraunhofer FOKUS, Berlin)