Connected Action

Sociology and the Internet, Social Media, Networks and Mobile Social Software

Entries Tagged as 'Social Network Analysis'

How to import matrix data into NodeXL

January 9th, 2015 · 2 Comments

Some network data sets are created or received in the form of a matrix. A matrix can be directed or undirected.  In this example, we will import a directed network. First open a blank NodeXL template. Next open the matrix workbook in the same instance of Excel (just drag it into the title bar of […]

[Read more →]

Tags: 2015 · NodeXL · SMRF · SNA · Social Media Research Foundation · Social network · Social Network Analysis · Sociology · Visualization

December 8 – 10, 2014, World Bank, Washington DC: INTERNATIONAL CORRUPTION HUNTERS ALLIANCE (ICHA) – Network analysis for detecting fraud

October 26th, 2014 · No Comments

THIRD BIENNIAL MEETING OF THE WORLD BANK GROUP’S INTERNATIONAL CORRUPTION HUNTERS ALLIANCE (ICHA) ENDING IMPUNITY FOR CORRUPTION December 8 – 10, 2014, World Bank, Washington DC I will speak about the value of a network perspective for the discovery of fraud and corruption in financial data at the December 9th session of the World Bank’s upcoming […]

[Read more →]

Tags: 2014 · Conference · Foundation · Measuring social media · Presentation · Research · SMRF · SNA · Social Media · Social Media Research Foundation · Social network · Social Network Analysis · Talks

November 17-18, 2014: Cape Town South Africa: MammothBI Conference – talk about social media networks

October 25th, 2014 · No Comments

I am delighted to return to South Africa where I will participate in the Mammoth BI conference in Cape Town, on November 17-18, 2014 at the Cape Town International Conference Centre, Convention Square, 1 Lower Long Street, Cape Town, 8001, Western Cape, South Africa.

[Read more →]

Tags: 2014 · Companies · Conference · Connected Action · Foundation · Measuring social media · NodeXL · Presentation · Research · SNA · Social Media · Social Media Research Foundation · Social network · Social Network Analysis · Social Theories and concepts · Sociology · Talks · Technology · Visualization · Workshop

November 6 and 7, 2014: University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) symposium on The Future of Big Data in Lincoln, Nebraska

October 25th, 2014 · No Comments

I will speak at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) at a symposium on The Future of Big Data in Lincoln, Nebraska, on November 6 and 7, 2014. The event will feature presentations from academia, government, and the private sector, and workshops/lectures on topics related to big data. This event is open to the public. Students […]

[Read more →]

Tags: 2014 · Conference · Connected Action · Foundation · Industry · Measuring social media · Presentation · Research · SMRF · SNA · Social Media · Social Media Research Foundation · Social network · Social Network Analysis · Sociology · Talks · Visualization · Workshop

November 3 – 5, 2014 – Restaurant Executive Summit – Mapping restaurant networks in social media

October 25th, 2014 · No Comments

The 2014 Restaurant Executive Summit will be held on November 3 – 5, 2014 at the Ritz-Carlton in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. The theme of the event is “How to Feed Consumers with a #Digital @ppetite” I will speak about the ways that restaurants and dining experiences are discussed in social media.  I will show network maps that visualize […]

[Read more →]

Tags: 2014 · Conference · Data Mining · Foundation · Measuring social media · Metrics · NodeXL · Presentation · Research · SMRF · SNA · Social Interaction · Social Media · Social Media Research Foundation · Social network · Social Network Analysis · Social Theories and concepts · Sociology · Talks · Visualization

Three phases of social media network success for marketing

October 19th, 2014 · 1 Comment

The social media landscape is complex.  Social media network analysis makes it easier to understand and navigate social media. Using the NodeXL social media network analysis add-in for Excel from the Social Media Research Foundation, I have made a large collection of network visualizations and reports, many of which can be seen in the NodeXL […]

[Read more →]

Tags: 2014 · Foundation · Industry · Measuring social media · Research · SNA · Social Interaction · Social Media · Social Media Research Foundation · Social network · Social Network Analysis · Social Theories and concepts · Sociology · Visualization

October 2-3, 2014: Digital Strategies for Development Summit, Asian Institute of Management, Makati City, Philippines – Mapping social media networks

September 22nd, 2014 · No Comments

  I attended and participated in the October 2-3, 2014 Digital Strategies for Development Summit hosted by the Asian Institute of Management and held in Makati City, Philippines. The event gathered 50 speakers from around the world and more than 300 participants to focus on the role of digital and social technologies for civic needs.  The […]

[Read more →]

Tags: 2014 · Collective Action · Common Goods · Conference · Foundation · Measuring social media · Metrics · Network clusters and communities · Network Data Archives · Network data providers (spigots) · Network metrics and measures · Network visualization layouts · NodeXL · Performance scale parallel and cloud computing · Presentation · Research · SMRF · SNA · Social Interaction · Social Media · Social Media Research Foundation · Social network · Social Network Analysis · Social Theories and concepts · Sociology · Talk · Talks · User interface · Visualization · Workshop

29-30 September at the University of Melbourne – Talk about social media networks

September 7th, 2014 · No Comments

     Best Practice in Data Journalism Workshop PROGRAM 29-30 September 2014 Terrace Lounge, Level 1, Walter Boas Building, Parkville Campus (Campus map at http://maps.unimelb.edu.au/parkville) MONDAY 29 SEPTEMBER 9-9.30AM REGISTRATION AND WELCOME 9.30-9.45am WELCOME AND INTRODUCTIONS- DR MARGARET SIMONS AND CARLTON CONNECT 9.45am-11 Presentations and Q and A from journalists: Marc Moncrieff and Craig Butt – […]

[Read more →]

Tags: 2014 · Collective Action · Common Goods · Community · Foundation · NodeXL · SMRF · SNA · Social Interaction · Social Media · Social Media Research Foundation · Social network · Social Network Analysis · Social Roles · Social Theories and concepts · Sociology · Talk · University · Visualization · Workshop

September 26, 2014: Sydney #Disrupt – Talking about social media networks

September 7th, 2014 · No Comments

I will be speaking at the University of Sydney on September 26th, 2014 as part of the 2014 Sydney Disrupt conference. This year’s theme is “Living Disruption”. Speakers include: A keynote by Maria Ogneva, on community building for employee and customer engagement A keynote by Tom Hajdu, CEO of Disrupter, on disruptive innovations in the entertainment […]

[Read more →]

Tags: 2014 · Conference · Connected Action · Data Mining · Foundation · Measuring social media · Metrics · NodeXL · Presentation · SMRF · Social Media · Social Media Research Foundation · Social network · Social Network Analysis · Social Theories and concepts · Sociology · Talk · University · Visualization · Workshop

Talk September 12th: Retail & Consumer Goods Analytics Summit, San Diego – The Impact of Social Media on Data & Analytics

July 30th, 2014 · No Comments

RIS News, the leading media organization for retail executives, and Consumer Goods Technology, the leading source for the consumer goods sector, have partnered to launch the 2014 Retail and Consumer Goods Analytics Summit. The conference hashtag is #RCAS2014. I will speak on September 12th at the event.  I present the Closing Keynote from 2:30 – 3:10pm on Friday.  My talk is […]

[Read more →]

Tags: 2014 · Companies · Conference · Connected Action · Foundation · Measuring social media · Metrics · NodeXL · Presentation · Research · SNA · Social Interaction · Social Media Research Foundation · Social network · Social Network Analysis · Social Theories and concepts · Sociology · Talk · Talks · Technology · Visualization