Workshop III: Cultural Patterns: Multiscale Data-driven Models

Part of the Long Program Culture Analytics
May 9 - 13, 2016

Schedule


Monday, May 9, 2016

9:00 - 9:45 Limor Shifman (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem)

Cross-cultural analysis of internet memes: An analytical framework

10:15 - 11:00 Aram Galstyan (USC Information Sciences Institute)

Information Theoretic Approaches to Social Computing
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11:30 - 12:15 Tina Eliassi-Rad (Northeastern University)

Detecting Intentionality through Graph Mining
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2:00 - 2:45 Lada Adamic (Facebook)

The recurrence of online memes

3:15 - 4:00 Rayid Ghani (University of Chicago)

Machine learning for Public Policy: Case Studies, Challenges, and Opportunities

4:30 - 5:30 Please note different location: CNSI Auditorium
Ingrid Daubechies (Duke University)

Public Lecture: “The Master’s Hand: Can Image Analysis Detect the Hand of the Master”
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Tuesday, May 10, 2016

9:00 - 9:45 Maria Binz-Scharf (City University of New York (CUNY))

A relational practice approach to the study of social networks
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10:15 - 11:00 Daniel Romero (University of Michigan)

Social Networks Under Stress
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11:30 - 12:15 Mark Newman (University of Michigan)

Network structure in online dating

2:00 - 2:45 Aaron Clauset (University of Colorado Boulder)

Network Structure and Dynamics of the Scientific Workforce
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3:15 - 4:00 Francesco Bonchi (ISI Foundation)

Computing spheres of influence
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4:30 - 5:30 Please note different location: Spiegel Auditorium, Hillel
Ingrid Daubechies (Duke University)

Research Lecture: "Bones, Teeth and Animation”
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Wednesday, May 11, 2016

9:00 - 9:45 Don Rubin (Harvard University)

A new class of models for missing data
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10:15 - 11:00 Molly Roberts (University of California, San Diego (UCSD))

Matching Methods for High-Dimensional Data with Applications to Text (with Brandon Stewart and Richard Nielsen)
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11:30 - 12:15 Ingrid Daubechies (Duke University)

Mathematicians helping Art Historians and Art Conservators
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2:30 - 3:15 Joshua Blumenstock (University of Washington)

Predicting Poverty and Wealth from Mobile Phone Metadata
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3:45 - 4:30 Johan Ugander (Stanford University)

Ruffled Feathers: When Can Gender Be Inferred on Social Networks?


Thursday, May 12, 2016

9:00 - 9:45 Jure Leskovec (Stanford University)

Global Diffusion via Cascading Invitations: Structure, Growth, and Homophily
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10:15 - 11:00 Peter Dodds (University of Vermont)

Measuring the Happiness, Health, and Stories of Populations
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11:30 - 12:15 Sinan Aral (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)

Peer Effects, Social Multipliers and Cascades of Human Behavior

2:00 - 3:00 Filippo Menczer (Indiana University)

Moderator: Roundtable on Culture of Misinformation (I)
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3:30 - 5:00 Filippo Menczer (Indiana University)

Moderator: Roundtable on Culture of Misinformation (II)
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Friday, May 13, 2016

9:00 - 9:45 Arun Sundararajan (New York University)

Personality, Homophily and Embeddedness

10:15 - 11:00 Don Saari (University of California, Irvine (UCI))

Understanding Cultural Norms via evolutionary game theory: A new approach
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11:30 - 12:15 Filippo Menczer (Indiana University)

The Spread of Misinformation in Social Media
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