Category: Conferences

Cornwell and Rubin to Present on Native Ads at HICSS2019, Maui

The Annual Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS-52) will take place in January 2019 in Maui, Hawaii. HICSS prides itself as “the longest standing scientific conference in the information systems and technology field.”  According to the Wikipedia page about HICSS, it is “the top IS conference in terms of citations as recorded by Google Read More …

Keynote Speech at the Information Without Borders Conference 2018

On February 13, 2018 Dr. Rubin presented at the Information Without Borders Conference. The working title of her talk is The Disinformation Triangle: The Epidemiology of “Fake News”. Draft Abstract: “In 2018 the spread of misinformation and intentionally deceptive information in digital news and social media platforms reached unprecedented volumes. In addition to unintentional inaccuracies Read More …

LiT.RL presents at 2017 Congress of the Humanities & Social Sciences, Toronto

The lab had several presentations at the Annual Conference of The Canadian Association for Information Science (CAIS2017) and at the the Annual Conference of Canadian Communication Association Conference (CCA2017) at Ryerson University, Toronto, May 31 – June 2, 2017. Both conferences were part of the Annual Congress of Humanities and Social Sciences. The city looked Read More …

Keynote Talk: DECEPTION and Lie Spotting with Text Analytics

WISSLR 2016: Western Interdisciplinary Student Symposium on Language ResearchFriday March 4, 2016 @1:20-2:20 p.m.Western University, Arts and Humanities Building, 2R23 Keynote Speaker – Dr. Victoria Rubin “DECEPTION and Lie Spotting with Text Analytics”ABSTRACT: Dr. Victoria Rubin will explore and explain the many types of deception, how deception is studied in various disciplines, and which linguistic Read More …

ACM Workshop on Multimodal Deception Detection

Post Contributor: Yimin Chen. Following the ASIS&T conference in St. Louis, Victoria and Yimin rushed off to attend the Association for Computing Machinery Workshop on Multimodal Deception Detection in Seattle. Held in conjunction with the 17th ACM International Conference on Multimodal Interaction, this workshop featured keynote talks by Drs. Ioannis Pavlidis, Yejin Choi, and Jeffrey Read More …

ASIS&T 2015 Annual Meeting

Post Contributor: Yimin Chen.From November 6-10, members of the LiT.RL lab attended the 79th annual meeting of the Association for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T) in St. Louis.Organized under the broad them of “research in and for the community,” the conference featured plenary talks by Aaron Doering on transformational learning and innovation in education and Read More …