Web Civics Presents: The Trust Factory

WebCivics is proud to present The Trust Factory on Monday the 3rd of April at Festival of the Web 2017. The Festival brings the best and brightest world-wide to Australia as host to the 26th Annual World Wide Web Conference held in Australia, for the First Time since 1998.

What's the Big Deal?

The World Wide Web Conference series has a long-heritage of launching the next big thing. For the first time since 1998, International The world Wide Web Conference returns to Australia with an impressive line-up. Festival of the Web 2017 Brings a rare opportunity for Australians to gain the competitive advantage through this rare and special local opportunity.

Festival of the Web brings a rare opportunity for Australians to get involved in defining the future of our society via our World Wide Web. Attended by many of the world-leaders in Web Technology World-Wide, emergent technology works will be discussing their latest research providing an opportunity to get involved.

Festival of the Web offers Expo Opportunities in addition to customised sponsorship deals.

April 2nd - 9th




The Festival Program

The Festival of The Web Program & the WWW2017 program includes the following, for more information please check their websites. Links are also provided below.

Colocated Conference




Official Event

Festival Activities

icons provided by type of presentation. For more information see links...


2nd ~ 4th April

Web For All conference

Addressing information barriers

Trust Factory

3rd April 2017

Identity & Trust in a Web Economy


3rd April 2017

International Workshop on Big Network Analytics


4th April 2017

Web Observatories, Social Machines and Decentralisation

Collaboration ⇌ Innovation

4th April 2017

Forging Partnerships and Collaboration


3rd April 2017

Temporal Web Analytics Workshop

Bytes & Rights

3rd ~ 4th of April 2017

Curated by Electronic Frontiers Australia

Deep Sensor

6th and 7th April 2017

IoT in Mining, Oil & Gas


National ICT Careers Conference – designed by students for students


4th April 2017

Bringing together academic and industry leaders in the big data space

SeGAH 2017

2nd April - 4th April

Serious Games and Applications for Health

Posters and demos opening reception

5th April 2017

The poster and demos opening reception will give conference attendees an opportunity to learn about novel ongoing research projects

SAVE-SD 2017

3rd April 2017

Semantics, Analytics, Visualisation: Enhancing Scholarly Data


3rd April 2017

Linked Data on the Web

Big Scholar 2017

3rd April 2017

Towards the Web of Scholars

CyberSafety 2017

3rd April 2017

International Workshop on Computational Methods for CyberSafety

Snow 2017

3rd April 2017

Social news on the Web

AW4city 2017

3rd April 2017

International ACM Smart City Workshop


4th April 2017

Location and the Web

Wiki Workshop 2017

4th April 2017

Exploring all aspects of Wikipedia and other Wikimedia sites

IWSC 2017

4th April 2017

Spatial Social Behaviour Analytics on the Web


4th April 2017

Sustainability and Smart Technology


4th April 2017

International Workshop on Modeling Social Media


4th April 2017

Aging Well with Technology for Maintaining Good Mental and Cognitive Health


4th April 2017

Linked Data and Distributed Ledgers

Computational Health

Health and Medicine


6th April 2017

Socio-Technical Systems that create value through collective action

Internet Monetisation and Online Markets

Modeling, Analysis and Design of web-specific economic activities.


Research addressing all the aspects of search

Security and Privacy

Relevant issues of security, privacy, trust and abuse of trust online

Semantics and Knowledge

WWW Semantics and Knowledge

Social Network Analysis and Computational Social Science

addressing all aspects of computational social science, social networks and graph analysis

Systems and Infrastructure

The challenges and opportunities related to the architecture and construction of systems and infrastructure

Ubiquitous and Mobile Computing

the diverse area of systems, networking, applications and analysis related to the mobile web

User Modeling, Personalisation and Experience

all aspects of user behaviour analysis, personalisation, and experience

Web Mining and Content Analysis

the analysis of web data in all its forms

Multimedia Seemantics from Web Data

3rd April 2017

Integrating Content-based Retrieval, Web Semantics, and Social System Analysis

Caching at the Web Scale

3rd April 2017

This half day tutorial targets researchers, designers, and practitioners interested in systems and infrastructure research for big data management and processing

Distributed Machine Learning

3rd April 2017

Foundations, Trends, and Practices

Constructing Structured Information

3rd April 2017

Constructing Structured Information Networks from Massive Text Corporations

Computational Models for Social Network Analysis

3rd April 2017

systematic introduction for social network modeling

Antisocial Behavior on the Web

3rd April 2017

Characterization and Detection

Cognitive Toolkit

3rd April 2017

Scalable deep document / sequence reasoning with Cognitive Toolkit

Towards Semantic Application

4rd April 2017

from Knowledge Management to Data Publishing on the Web

The Lifecycle of Geotagged Data

4rd April 2017

Even when nothing is going on people still find ways to generate data

Semantic Data Management in Practice

4rd April 2017

semantic data are sufficiently mature to be used as the foundation of novel data science projects

Digital Demography

4rd April 2017

large-scale data on human behavior collected on the social web

Semantic Web meets Internet of Things and Web of Things

4rd April 2017

Internet of Things (IoT) and Web technologies are unleashing a true potential of designing a broad range of high-quality consumer applications

Large Scale Distributed Data Science

4rd April 2017

from scratch using Apache Spark 2.0

Welcome to Perth

3rd April 2017

There will be a large-scale formal welcome on the eve of the conference

Gala Dinner

6th April 2017

WWW2017 Gala Dinner will showcase some of Western Australia’s best food, with world-class produce, fresh seafood, award-winning locally grown wines

WWW2017 Closing Ceremony

7th April 2017

The Perth team pass on the baton to Lyon, host of WWW2018. But that’s not all

Breakfast for the Brain

3th - 7th April 2017

Join in the discussion from 8am-10am daily when we post hot topics for open discussion.

Retro Games High-score Challenge

2nd - 9th April 2017

The Nostalgia Box, a Retro Video-Games Console Museum is hosting a Retro Games challenge for delegates

Event Partners Include

Event Location

Convention and Exhibition Centre
21 Mounts Bay Rd, Perth WA 6000

Direct Bookings Number:
(+61 8) 9389 1488

Official Festival Website

Official WWW2017 Website

Package Booking Number:
(+61 3) 9803 9099
Email: Travel Booking Enquiry