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April 2-4, 2014 Social Computing, Behavioral Modeling and Prediction Conference in Washington D.C.

March 6th, 2014 · No Comments

I will present a tutorial on social media network analysis at the 2014 International Conference on Social Computing, Behavioral-Cultural Modeling, & Prediction (SBP14) April 2 – April 4, 2014 UCDC Center Washington DC, USA The 2014 International Conference on Social Computing, Behavioral-Cultural Modeling, and Prediction (SBP14) is a multidisciplinary conference with a single paper track […]

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April 1, 2014 – NodeXL SNA of social media talk at Federal Big Data Working Group

March 6th, 2014 · No Comments

I will present a talk about social media network at the April 1st Federal Big Data Working Group at 6:30pm. Talk details are on the SemanticCommunity.info site. The Federal Big Data Working Group supports the Federal Big Data Initiative and the Federal Digital Government Strategy. See: http://www.meetup.com/Federal-Big-Data-Working-Group/ The talk will focus on the easy to follow steps needed to create social media […]

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March 18th, 2014 – Business SNA Talk at Consortium for Service Innovation Annual Member Summit at Rancho Bernardo Inn in San Diego

March 6th, 2014 · No Comments

Consortium for Service Innovation Annual Member Summit Date/Time Location Mon, Mar 17 – Wed, Mar 19, 2014 9:00 am – 5:00 pm San Diego, CA Rancho Bernardo Inn 17550 Bernardo Oaks Drive San Diego, CA I will attend and speak at the Consortium for Service Innovation Annual Member Summit at Rancho Bernardo Inn in San Diego on […]

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Tags: 2014 · Conference · Data Mining · Industry · Measuring social media · NodeXL · Presentation · Research · SNA · Social Media · Social network · Social Network Analysis · Social Theories and concepts · Sociology · Talks · Technology · Workshop

RADIO WVXU Cincinnati – Ann Thompson How millions of tweets boil down to six types of conversations

March 5th, 2014 · No Comments

RADIO WVXU Cincinnati – Ann Thompson interviews Marc Smith about the recent publication of a report on social media networks in Twitter co-authored with the Pew Internet Research Center. “How millions of tweets boil down to six types of conversations“ http://bit.ly/1eXt6IV  #NodeXL #SMRF #Pew #Network

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Tags: 2014 · Foundation · NodeXL · Pew Internet · Research · SMRF · SNA · Social Interaction · Social Media · Social Media Research Foundation · Social network · Social Network Analysis · Sociology · Talk · Talks · Visualization

Social media network maps and reports covered in the press

March 5th, 2014 · No Comments

Coverage of our report on the six basic types of social media network structures created with the Pew Internet Research Center has been extensive. Here is a round up of the articles we have found about the study. Lee Rainie, director of the Pew Internet Research Center was interviewed by Bob Garfield on OnTheMedia. Washington Post: The six types of conversations on Twitter San […]

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Tags: 2014 · Foundation · NodeXL · Papers · Pew Internet · Research · SMRF · SNA · Social Interaction · Social Media · Social Media Research Foundation · Social network · Social Network Analysis · Social Roles · Sociology · Twitter

Pew Internet and Social Media Research Foundation Report: Six kinds of social media networks in Twitter

February 20th, 2014 · No Comments

Working together,  the Pew Internet and American Life Project and the Social Media Research Foundation has published a report on the variations in social media crowd structures documented by network analysis and visualization of Twitter. The report is titled: Mapping Twitter Topic Networks: From Polarized Crowds to Community Clusters The paper documents the distinct patterns […]

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Tags: 2014 · Collective Action · Companies · Connected Action · Foundation · Measuring social media · Metrics · NodeXL · Papers · Pew Internet · Politics · Research · SMRF · Social Interaction · Social Media · Social Media Research Foundation · Social network · Social Network Analysis · Twitter · University · Visualization

2014 INSNA Sunbelt SNA Conference: February 18-23 – St. Petersburg, Florida

February 3rd, 2014 · 5 Comments

The INSNA Sunbelt social network conference will be held February 18-23 at the TradeWinds Island Resort on the island of St. Pete Beach. There will be  NodeXL related talks at the conference. NodeXL: Network Analysis Made Simple  Tuesday February 18, 8:00am – 11:00am & 11:30am – 2:30pm Marc Smith, Social Media Research Foundation CITRUS Ballroom […]

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StrataConf 2014 – February 11-13, Santa Clara – Network Science Made Simple: SNA for pie chart makers

February 3rd, 2014 · 2 Comments

I will present at the 2014 Strata Conference in Santa Clara, CA on February 11, 2013. Network Science Made Simple: SNA for pie chart makers Marc Smith (Connected Action Consulting Group) 2:20pm Wednesday, 02/12/2014 Data Science Ballroom ABNetworks are everywhere, particularly in social media. Understanding networks can quickly reveal the key people, groups, and topics that matter […]

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January 31, 2014 – Kansas State University – Webinar: Social Media Maps and Measures with NodeXL

January 16th, 2014 · No Comments

I will present a remote seminar at Kansas State University – on Jan. 31 about how to create social media maps and measures with NodeXL. The remote presentation will take place 1-2:30 p.m. (Central Time) Friday, Jan. 31, in 301 Hale Library.  All are welcome to attend. See: https://blogs.k-state.edu/it-news/2014/01/10/webinar-jan-31-charting-collections-of-connections-in-social-media-creating-maps-and-measures-with-nodexl/ This is a map of the network of 2,785 […]

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University of Maryland Computer Science Class (CMSC734) Student Projects Put NodeXL to Work: Finding Insights in Diverse Networks

December 11th, 2013 · No Comments

Graduate students in Computer Science at the University of Maryland in a class on information visualization produced a striking variety of NodeXL network analysis visualizations for their recent homework projects.  The class, taught by Prof. Ben Shneiderman (www.cs.umd.edu/~ben), covers commercial tools, such as Spotfire and Tableau, and research software, giving students a chance to learn a range of […]

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