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2016 Conferences

American Historical Association 2016

January 2016

From Big Data to Big Theory: Lessons Learned from Archival Internet Research. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Historical Association, Atlanta, GA. Slides available here.

2015 Conferences

National Communication Association 2015

November 2015; with Jeffrey Treem, University of Texas at Austin

Immutable Technology and the Breakdown of Organizational Change. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the National Communication Association, Las Vegas, NV. Slides available here.

IEEE Big Data Congress 2015

July 2015; with Hai Nguyen

Internet Archives as a Tool for Research: Decay in Large Scale Archival Records. Paper presented at the IEEE Big Data Congress 2015, New York, NY. Slides available Here.

INSNA Social Networks Conference 2015

July 2015; with Teis Kristensen (lead)

Research Network and Organizational Affiliations of Pharmaceutical Scientists. Paper to be presented at the at the Annual Meeting of the International Network of Social Network Analysis, Brighton Beach, UK.

International Communication Association 2015

May 2015; with Allie Kosterich (lead)

Journalism and the Role of Venture Capital: Navigating the New, News Media Landscape. Paper to be presented at the Annual Meeting of the International Communication Association. San Juan, Puerto Rico.

National Communication Association 2015

November 2015; with Jeffrey Treem, University of Texas at Austin (lead author)

Defragmenting Work: The Use of Information Communication Technology to Cope With Everyday Overload at Work. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the National Communication Association.

Web Science 2015

June 2015; with Hai Nguyen

Big Data? Big Issues: Degradation in Longitudinal Data and Implications for Social Sciences. Paper presented at Web Science 2015, Oxford, UK. Slides available here.

INSNA Social Networks Conference 2015

June 2015; with Wei Shi (lead)

Entrepreneur-Investor Relationships in Metropolitan Areas. Paper to be presented at the at the Annual Meeting of the International Network of Social Network Analysis, Brighton Beach, UK.

2014 Conferences

National Communication Association 2014

November 2014; with Heewon Kim.

Virtuality, Technology Use, and Engagement within Organizations. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the National Communication Association. Chicago, Illinois.

Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication 2014

August 2014

Back to Basics: Big Data and Education in the Social Sciences. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication, Montreal, Canada.

International Communication Association 2014

May 2014

Leveraging Archival Internet Data to Understand the Growth of Social Movements. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the International Communication Association, Seattle, WA.

National Communication Association 2014

November 2014; with Sandi Evans and Kevin Driscoll

Seeking Structure in Anarchy: The Emergence of Organization in the Occupy Wall Street Movement. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the National Communication Association. Chicago, Illinois.

Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication 2014

August 2014

A Networked Perspective on the Evolution of News Media. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication, Montreal, Canada.

2013 Conferences

National Communication Association 2013

November 2013

Organizational Change as Speciation: A New Theoretical Framework for Understanding Transformation in Organizations. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the National Communication Association, Washington D.C.

International Communication Association 2013

June 2013; with Muge Haseki (lead)

Talking through technology: The duality of maintaining internal and external organizational relationships through social media. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the International Communication Association, London, UK.

International Network of Social Network Analysis 2013

May 2013

Utilizing archival Internet data to understand the growth of organizational networks. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the International Network of Social Network Analysis, Hamburg, Germany.

International Communication Association 2013

June 2013

Making sense of Big Data: Developing a social science research agenda. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the International Communication Association, London, UK.

International Communication Association 2013

June 2013; with Heewon Kim (lead)

The promise of social: Improving work outcomes in large multinational organizations through the use of collaborative technology. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the International Communication Association, London, UK.

International Network of Social Network Analysis 2013

May 2013; with Muge Haseki (lead)

How did you do that? Adaptation to new information communication technology in organizations through advice networks. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the International Network of Social Network Analysis, Hamburg, Germany.

2012 Conferences

National Communication Association 2012

November 2012

Knowledge networks and employee effectiveness: Understanding social media use in a large multinational organization. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the National Communication Association, Orlando, FL.

Web Science 2012

June 2012; with Sandi Evans

Emergent structure in a social movement: Occupy Wall Street as a networked organizational form. Paper presented at Web Science 2012, Evanston, IL.

2012 Political Networks Conference

June 2012

The emergence and evolution of communities of political discussion. Paper presented at the Annual Political Networks Conference. Boulder, CO.

Organization Science Winter Conference 2012

Februar 2012; with Tony O’Driscoll

Social media, social networks and organizational effectiveness. Paper presented at the Organization Science Winter Conference, Steamboat Springs, CO.

Academy of Management 2012

August 2012; with Jonathan Cummings

Revisiting interdependence in multinational firms: Collaborative technology and changes in team work. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, Boston, MA.

Web Science 2012

June 2012; with Heewon Kim

Understanding the use of Web-based technologies in a high-tech organization: The role of task properties and communication network characteristics. Paper presented at Web Science 2012, Evanston, IL.

International Network of Social Network Analysis 2012

March 2012

Knowledge interdependence and employee effectiveness in a large multinational organization. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the International Network of Social Network Analysis, Redondo Beach, CA.

2011 Conferences

Academy of Management 2011

August 2011; with Peter Monge

Industrial turmoil II: The emergence of new organizational forms in the online news community. Paper presented at Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, San Antonio, TX.

International Network of Social Network Analysis 2011

February 2011; with Jeremy Gilbert

Influence and expertise in digital information networks: An examination of online news distribution in social networks. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the International Network of Social Network Analysis, Tampa, Florida.

International Communication Association 2011

August 2011; with Peter Monge

Industries in turmoil: Driving transformation during periods of disruption. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the International Communication Association Conference, Boston, MA.

2010 Conferences

International Network of Social Network Analysis 2010

July 2010; with Peter Monge

Examining online organizational development through the extraction and analysis of longitudinal network data from the World Wide Web. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the International Network of Social Network Analysis, Riva del Garda, Italy.

International Communication Association 2010

June 2010

Hyperlinking and the long-term effects of online news strategy. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the International Communication Association Conference. Singapore.

SXSW 2010

March 2010

The changing culture of newspaper organizations. Paper presented at SXSW Interactive, Austin, TX.

International Network of Social Network Analysis 2010

July 2010; with Nina O’Brien (lead), Lauren Frank, Jessica Gould, Courtney Schultz and Peter Monge

Collective action in virtual organizations: Networks of collaboration in an online scientific community. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the International Network of Social Network Analysis. Riva del Garda, Italy.

International Communication Association 2010

June 2010; with Drew Margolin (lead), Cindy Shen, Seungyoon Lee, Peter Monge and Janet Fulk

The multilevel impact of aging: Age, evolution, and phase change in the child rights NGO Network. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the International Communication Association. Singapore.

2009 Conferences

National Communication Association 2009

November 2009; with Janet Fulk and Peter Monge

Emergence of social networking sites as a legitimate organizational form. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the National Communication Association, Chicago, IL.

Academy of Management 2009

August, 2009; with Kim Stephens and Gail Thomas

Handling live fire: Enacting strategic communication in crisis situations. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management, Chicago, IL.

WebScience 2009

March 2009

A historical perspective on the intersection of networks of news production. Paper presented at WebScience ’09, Athens, Greece.

Organizational Communication Mini-Conference 2009

October 2009

From the New York Times to the Huffington Post: The emergence and transformation of coevolving forms of news production. Paper presented at the Organizational Communication Mini-Conference, Evanston, IL.

Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication 2009

August 2009

Experimenting with interactive media: Negotiating the role of digital media in news organizations. Paper presented at Annual Meeting of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication, Boston, MA.

2008 Conferences

International Communication Association 2008

May 2008; with Peter Monge and Janet Fulk

Emergence of social networking sites as a legitimate organizational form. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the International Communication Association Conference, Montreal, Canada.

International Network of Social Network Analysis 2008

January 2008; with Andrea Hollingshead

Advice seeking in online discussions: network characteristics as cues of information trustworthiness. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the International Network of Social Network Analysis, Tampa, Florida.

International Communication Association 2008

May 2008; with Peter Monge

The flow of digital news in a network of providers, authorities and hubs. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the International Communication Association Conference, Montreal, Canada.

2007 Conferences

National Communication Association 2007

November 2007; with Jessica Gould and Patti Riley

Globalization, leapfrogging and the diffusion of affordable technologies toward a theory of pro-social convergence. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the National Communication Association, Chicago, Illinois.

International Network of Social Network Analysis 2007

May 2007; with Peter Monge

Brokerage in online news networks. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the International Network of Social Network Analysis, Corfu, Greece.

Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication 2007

February 2007

Online newspapers and networks of production. Paper presented at the Midwinter Meeting of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada.

Telefonica Conference 2007

August 2007; with Francois Bar (lead) and Francis Pisani

Mobile technology appropriation in a distant mirror: baroque infiltration, creolization and cannibalism. Paper presented at the Telefonica Conference, Brazil.

International Network of Social Network Analysis 2007

May 2007; with Peter Monge (lead), Janet Fulk, Joyee Chatterjee, Bettina Heiss, Seungyoon Lee, Drew Margolin, Cindy Shen and Kim Stephens

The structural evolution of organizational communities: How variation, selection and retention processes operate in NGO networks. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the International Network of Social Network Analysis, Corfu, Greece.