Culture Analytics Tutorials

March 8 - 11, 2016


Tuesday, March 8, 2016

9:00 - 10:45 Emilio Ferrara (USC Information Sciences Institute)

Social Network Analysis and Visualization

11:00 - 12:30 Maria D'Orsogna (California State University, Northridge (CSU Northridge))

Case studies from mathematical models of criminal behavior

2:30 - 3:30 Andrea Bertozzi (University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA))

Session 1: Topic modeling and temporal-spatial metrics for geotagged twitter data

3:45 - 4:45 Andrea Bertozzi (University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA))

Session 2: Graph-based methods for data clustering and classification


Wednesday, March 9, 2016

9:00 - 10:30 Tina Eliassi-Rad (Rutgers University)

Learning, Mining and Networks

10:45 - 11:15 Adam Russell (DARPA)

Overview of the Defense Sciences Office and Intersections with Cultural Analytics

11:15 - 1:00 Vwani Roychowdhury (University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA))

Creating an artificial cultural brain: What's missing?

2:15 - 3:30 Greg Ver Steeg (University of Southern California (USC))

Information-theoretic Approaches for Understanding Human Behavior: Part I

3:45 - 5:00 Aram Galstyan (USC Information Sciences Institute)

Information-theoretic Approaches for Understanding Human Behavior: Part 2


Thursday, March 10, 2016

9:00 - 10:45 Timothy Tangherlini (University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA))

Culture Analytics and the Humanities: Literary and Cultural Data

11:00 - 12:45 Peter Broadwell (University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA))

Library Systems and Paradigms of Cultural Data

2:30 - 3:30 Victoria Vesna (University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA))

Part 1: Bird Song Diamond: mapping the acoustic network of birds (with John Brumley)

3:45 - 4:45 Victoria Vesna (University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA))

Part 2: Bird Song Diamond: Art & Artificial Life (with John Brumley)


Friday, March 11, 2016

9:00 - 10:00 Jacob Foster (University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA))

Metaknowledge: Mapping, Measuring, and Modeling Science - Part 1

10:15 - 11:15 Jacob Foster (University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA))

Metaknowledge: Mapping, Measuring, and Modeling Science - Part 2

1:00 - 2:00 Lev Manovich (The Graduate Center, CUNY)

Session 1: Analysis and visualization of image and video datasets

2:15 - 3:15 Lev Manovich (The Graduate Center, CUNY)

Session 2: Approaches to analyzing cultural data: digital humanities, computer science, and cultural analytics

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