Preliminary Conference Agenda

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Session Overview
Date: Wednesday, 28/Mar/2018
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Completed Papers 11: Cloud Computing

Adoption of Cloud Computing in Hotel Industry as Emerging Services

Elaine Vella2, Longzhi Yang1, Naveed Anwar1, Nanlin Jin1

1: Northumbria University, United Kingdom; 2: Corinthia Hotels International, Malta

How to Assess Cloud Service Contracts? A Checklist for Trustworthy Records in the Cloud

Marie Demoulin1, Jessica Bushey2, Robert McLelland3

1: Universite de Montreal, Canada; 2: United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, Germany; 3: No affiliation, Canada

‘What data?’ Records and Data Policy Coordination During Presidential Transitions

Kristin B. Cornelius, Irene V. Pasquetto

UCLA, United States of America

Completed Papers 12: Social Media 2

Understanding Interactions Between Municipal Police Departments and the Public on Twitter

Yun Huang, Qunfang Wu

Syracuse University, United States of America

Automated Diffusion? Bots and their Influence During the 2016 U.S. Presidential Election

Olga Boichak, Sam Jackson, Jeff Hemsley, Sikana Tanupabrungsun

Syracuse University, United States of America

Auto-Tracking Social Discussions on Corporate Facebook Page: A Case Study on Starbucks

Bei Yu, Yihan Yu

Syracuse University, United States of America

Early Career Colloquium Part 1 of 2
Preliminary Papers 8: Information Behaviour 2

Building Understanding between Users and Designers through Participatory Design: The Bonded Design Approach

Valerie Nesset, J. Brice Bible

University at Buffalo (SUNY), United States of America

How do Pre-Service Teachers Work “Together” on Curriculum Development Projects: A Study on Tools and Tasks in Collaborative Information Behavior

Tien-I Tsai1, Wan-Lin Yang2

1: National Taiwan University, Taiwan; 2: National Cheng-Kung University, Taiwan

Emotions Change in Pedestrian Navigation: A Perspective of User’s Focuses

Dan Wu, Liuxing Lu

Wuhan University, China, People's Republic of

Information Behavior and Filipino Values : An Exploratory Study

Kathleen Lourdes Obille

University of the Philippines, Philippines

Preliminary Papers 9: Communication Studies

Enhancing Critical Infrastructure resilience through information-sharing: Recommendations for European Critical Infrastructure Operators

Paul Reilly1, Elisa Serafinelli1, Rebecca Hannah Stevenson1, Laura Petersen2, Laure Fallou2

1: University of Sheffield, United Kingdom; 2: European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC)

The role of stories in three non-AA alcohol online support groups

Sally Joan Sanger, Peter A. Bath, Jo Bates

University of Sheffield, United Kingdom

Data Journalism: Practices, Skills, Opportunities and Values

Bahareh R. Heravi

University College Dublin, Ireland

Ephemeral Communication and Communication Places

Lauren Evelyn Thomson, Adam J Lee, Rosta Farzan

University of Pittsburgh, United States of America

SIE #11: How Ethical will you be with my Deepest Story?

How ethical will you be with my deepest story?

Theresa Dirndorfer Anderson, Ina Fourie, Anika Meyer, Liezl Ball

SIE #1b: Mini Maker Fest @ iConference 2018; part 2 of 2
Completed Papers 13: Information Behaviour 2

Predicting Search Performance from Mobile Touch Interactions on Cross-Device Search Engine Result Pages

Dan Wu, Lei Cheng

Wuhan University, China, People's Republic of

Information Encountering on Social Q&A Sites: A Diary Study of the Process

Tingting Jiang, Chaojian Zhang, Zhezhe Li, Chang Fan, Jiaqi Yang

Wuhan University, China, People's Republic of

Analyzing Political Information Network of the U. S. Partisan Public on Twitter

Miyoung Chong

University of North Texas, United States of America

Completed Papers 14: Information Retrieval 2

Rules for Inducing Hierarchies from Social Tagging Data

Hang Dong1,2, Wei Wang2, Frans Coenen1

1: University of Liverpool, United Kingdom; 2: Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University, China, People's Republic of

A new method of keyword selection and semantic measurement in co-word analysis

Liqin Zhou1, Zhichao Ba1, Hao Fan1, Bin Zhang2

1: Center for the Studies of Information Resources of Wuhan University, Wuhan, 430072; 2: Center of Traditional Chinese Cultural Studies, Wuhan University, Wuhan, 430072

Giveme5W: Main Event Retrieval from News Articles by Extraction of the Five Journalistic W Questions

Felix Hamborg, Sören Lachnit, Moritz Schubotz, Thomas Hepp, Bela Gipp

University of Konstanz, Germany

Early Career Colloquium Part 2 of 2
Preliminary Papers 10: Social Media

Social Content Management: A Study on Issues and Challenges



Towards Understanding Cross-cultural Crowd Sentiment using Social Media

Yuanyuan Wang1, Panote Siriaraya2, Muhammad Syafiq Mohd Pozi3, Yukiko Kawai2, Adam Jatowt4

1: Yamaguchi University, Japan; 2: Kyoto Sangyo University, Japan; 3: Universiti Tenaga Nasional, Malaysia; 4: Kyoto University, Japan

Sentiments in Wikipedia Articles for Deletion Discussions

Lu Xiao, Niraj Sitaula

Syracuse University, United States of America

A Comparison of the Historical Entries in Wikipedia and Baidu Baike

Wenyi Shang

Peking University, China, People's Republic of

SIE #12: Standardizing Knowledge

Standardizing Knowledge

Heather Marie MacNeil, Jennifer Douglas, Fiorella Foscarini, Bonnie Mak, Gillian Oliver

SIE #13: iSchools as an Inspirative Movement: Information Science Harmonization Issues

iSchools as an inspirative movement: Information Science harmonization issues

Tatjana Aparac-Jelusic, Alen Doracic, Jan Pisanski, Juan Jose Bote Vericad, Maria Simi

SIE #4b: ALPR DataDive: The Visualization and Analysis of Automated License Plate Recognition (ALPR) Databases – from Data Science to Data Ethics, part 2 of 2
Lunch break (meal provided by the conference)
Chatsworth House Excursion

Optional; advance sign-up required.

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