NECO'18 Program

Date: 25th June 2018 (Monday), 1:30pm ~ 5:30pm
Room: TBD
Regular paper: 20 mins for presentation, 5 mins for Q&A (25 mins)
Short paper: 10 mins for presentation, 5 mins for Q&A (15 mins)

Time Activity
1:30~1:40 Welcome and Opening remarks
1:40~2:05 Nabil Hossain, Thanh Thuy Trang Tran and Henry Kautz, Patterns of Creative Slang in Online Political Discourse
2:05~2:20 Maurício Gruppi, Benjamin Horne and Sibel Adali, An Exploration of Misinformation Classification in Brazil and The U.S.
2:20~2:35 Joao Vicente Seno Ozawa, Leandro Leonardo Batista and Diego Senise, Applying social network analysis to compare mass media and interpersonal agenda-setting effects
2:35~2:40 Short Break
2:40~3:30 Group Activity
3:30~4:00 Coffee Break
4:00~4:40 Keynote by Nicholas Diakopoulos, “News Bots: Agents of Information or Automated Sociopaths?”
4:40~4:55 Rijul Magu, Nabil Hossain and Henry Kautz, Analyzing Uncivil Speech Provocation and Implicit Topics in Online Political News
4:55~5:20 Benjamin Horne and Sibel Adali, Richard Niemi and Yuncheng Li, An Exploration of Verbatim Content Republishing by News Producers
5:20~5:30 Closing Remark