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MIS Speaker's Series

MIS Speaker's Series are open to all students, faculty and staff who are interested in learning about in-depth research topics. R.S.V.P.s are not needed to attend. Seating is on a first come first served basis.

Unless otherwise noted, all MIS Seminars will be held in Room 129, McClelland Hall, from 1:00 to 2:00 PM (Fridays). Note: speaker's subject to change.

Date Speaker Title of Talk
Oct. 24, 2014 C. Lee Giles, Pennsylvania State University Scholarly Big Data: Information Extraction and Data Mining

The faculty coordinator for MIS Seminars is Dr. Matthew Hashim ( Please contact him directly with questions regarding the seminars.

Past MIS Speaker's Series - Provided as Reference Only
Date Speaker Title of Talk
Jan. 17, 2014 Roman Lukyanenko, Memorial University of Newfoundland The IQ of the Crowd: Understanding and Improving Information Quality in Structured User-Generated Content
Jan. 24, 2014 Brad Greenwood, University of Maryland A Double Digital Divide? The Paradox of Efficient Markets and HIV Incidence among the Digitally Disadvantaged
Jan. 27, 2014 Jason Chan, New York University

(please note this event is on Monday Jan, 27th at 3:30 in McClelland 208A)
Internet's Dirty Secret: Assessing the Impact of Online Intermediaries on HIV Transmission
Jan. 31, 2014 Dmitry Zhdanov, University of Connecticut Growth and Sustainability of MSSP Networks: an Economic Perspective

Feb. 3, 2014

Bin Zhang, Temple University

NOTE: This presentation is on Monday Feb. 3rd at 3:30 pm in McClelland 208A

Comparing Peer Influences in Large Social Networks: Cohesion or
Structural Equivalence in Caller Ring back Tone Networks?

Feb. 12, 2014 Junming Yin, Carnegie Mellon University NOTE:

NOTE: Special time and location for this presentation is Weds. Feb. 12th at 3:30 - 4:30 pm in McClelland 208A
Discovering and Exploring Community Structures in Large Networks 
Feb. 21, 2014 Ravi Bapna, University of Minnesota

NOTE: Special time and location for this presentation is 10:15 am- 12:15 pm in McClelland 208A
Love Unshackled: The Causal Effect of Mobile App Adoption in Online Dating
April 11, 2014 Aleksander Ellis, University of Arizona

"Exploring the effects of diversity in teams: A faultlines perspective"

April 17, 2014 J. Christopher Westland, University of Illinois - Chicago

NOTE: Special time and location for this presentation is 3:00 - 4:00 pm in the MicroAge Lab (McClelland 218)
Technology Co-Diffusion in the Mobile Integrated Communications Market: Media Synchronicity and Network Economics

April 18, 2014 Pei-yu Chen, Arizona State University Measuring Product Type with Dynamics of Online Review Variances: A Theoretical Model and Empirical Applications

View 2013 MIS Speaker's Series line-up here.

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