Invited Talks

Keynote Talks

  1. COINs (Collaborative Innovation Networks Conference), Rome, Italy: Words and Networks: Using Natural Language Processing to Enhance Graphs and Test Network Theories, 2016
  2. GOR (General Online Research) Conference, Dresden, Germany: Rich and Reliable Signals: Making Responsible Choices for Working with Social Interaction Data, 2016
  3. 9th Historical Network Research Symposium, Ruhr University, Bochum, Germany: Developing practical solutions to real world problems by going from words to networks, 2015
  4. NetGlow Conference, Saint-Petersburg, Russia: Socio-semantic networks, 2014
  5. Ditact – women’s IT studies, University Salzburg, Austria: Computational Thinking in the Playroom, Classroom, Boardroom, 2014
  6. DISC (Daegu International Social Network Conference), Daegu, South Korea: Words and Networks, 2013
  7. Future of Historical Network Research Conference, Hamburg, Germany: Of microscopes and telescopes in the digital humanities and computational social sciences, 2013

On “Nexus of Network Analysis and Natural Languge Processing”

  1. Forum Alpbach, Austria, 2016
  2. KISTI (Korea Institute of Science & Technology Information), Daejeon, South Korea, 2013
  3. KAIST (Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology), Daejeon, South Korea, 2013
  4. Free University, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 2013
  5. Saint-Petersburg State University, Russia, 2013
  6. Purdue University, KredibleNet Workshop, 2013
  7. University of California, Berkeley, 2013
  8. Northwestern University, Science of Networks in Communities Center (SONIC), 2013
  9. University of Maryland, School of Information, Summer Social Webshop, 2012
  10. European Research Center for Information Systems, University of Münster, Germany, 2011
  11. Syracuse University, School of Information, 2011
  12. Dresden University of Technology, Education Sciences Department, Germany, 2009
  13. Dialego corporation, Aachen, Germany, 2008
  14. vm-people, LLC, Berlin, Germany, 2008
  15. Deutsche Welle, Berlin, Germany: Mapping Politics, 2008
  16. Ars Electronica, Linz, Austria, Age of Simulation Conference: Communication networks from the Enron email corpus, 2008
  17. FAS.research, LLC, Vienna, Austria, 2005

On “Mapping and Investigating Covert Networks”

  1. Army Corps of Engineers, Champaign, IL, 2016
  2. Columbia University, Economic History Seminar, NY, 2014
  3. Research Park UIUC, Corporate Roundtable, Champaign, IL, 2013
  4. University of Hamburg, Germany, 2012
  5. German Armed Forces Command and Staff College, Hamburg, Germany, 2010, 2011
  6. IT Defense Conference, Frankfurt, Germany, 2011
  7. NATO School, Oberammergau, Germany, 2009
  8. Washington Institute for Near East Policy, Washington, D.C. 2005

On “Impact Assessment”

  1. Cultural Analytics 2017, University of Notre Dame, 2017
  2. Purdue University, Lafayette, IN, 2014
  3. CUNY, Graduate School of Journalism, New York, NY, 2014
  4. Impact Distribution Lab, BritDoc and Ford Foundation, New York, NY, 2014
  5. The Media Consortium Annual Conference, Chicago, IL, 2014
  6. Center for Investigate Reporting (CIR), Oakland, CA, 2013
  7. Paley Center for Media, New York, CA, 2013
  8. Sundance Institute, Creative Producing Summit, CA, 2013

On "Open Science, Regulations, and Compliance"

  1. Open Science Conference, Berlin, Germany, 2017
  2. iConference, Workshop on Ethics, Philadelphia, PA: Usable Ethics, 2016
  3. University of Applied Sciences, Mittweida, Germany, Complexity Workshop: Data Collection online: Feasible does not have to mean legal, 2008

On other topics

  1. Re-Computing Social Sciences: What have we learned after a decade, UC Davis, 2017
  2. Pennsylvania Assoc. for Gifted Education Conference: Encouraging the participation of girls and women in computer science: research and action, with C. Frieze, B. Chen, 2010
  3. Exploring under the surface: Yielding higher value from life science transactions Conference (Boston, MA): Network analytics in life science, 2008
  4. Chemnitz Art Museum, Germany: Art Network Visualization, with C. Stuetzer, 2008
  5. University of Applied Sciences, Mittweida, Germany, Complexity Workshop: System Dynamics: Approach to computational modeling and simulation, 2008

At UIUC

  1. Digital Humanities Symposium, 2015
  2. CyberGIS Center Speaker Series, 2014
  3. Computational Social Science Workshop, 2014
  4. Big Data Summit, UIUC, 2013

Other talks, not peer reviewed

  1. Evans C, Diesner J (2016) Interplay between personal morals with tie and cluster formation in a corporate communication networks. Presentation at XXXVI International Sunbelt Social Network Conference, Newport Beach, CA, April 2016
  2. Diesner J, Pak S (2015) Evaluation and Contextualization of Networks Extracted From Text Data. Presentation at XXXV International Sunbelt Social Network Conference, Brighton, UK, June 2015
  3. Diesner J, Kim J, Pak S (2014) Socio-Semantic Network Analysis for Impact Assessment of Documentaries. Presentation at XXXIV International Sunbelt Social Network Conference, St Pete Beach, Feb 2014
  4. Kim J, Diesner J (2014) Structure of scientific collaboration: considering the order of co-authors for co-authorship networks. Presentation at XXXIV International Sunbelt Social Network Conference, St Pete Beach, Feb 2014
  5. Soltani K, Diesner J (2014) Improved visualization of multi-mode networks that entail geo-coded entities. Presentation at XXXIV International Sunbelt Social Network Conference, St Pete Beach, Feb 2014
  6. Wilner S, Aleyasen A, Mishra S, Soltani K, Diesner J (2014) Comparison of network data constructed from text data and textual meta-data.Presentation at XXXIV International Sunbelt Social Network Conference, St Pete Beach, Feb 2014
  7. Diesner J, Carley KM (2013) Error Propagation and Robustness of Relation Extraction Methods. Presentation at XXXIII International Sunbelt Social Network Conference, Hamburg, Germany, May 2013 [abstract]
  8. Kim J, Diesner J (2013) Structural balance in story structures. Presentation at XXXIII International Sunbelt Social Network Conference, Hamburg, Germany, May 2013. [abstract]
  9. Diesner J, Carley KM (2012) Impact of methods for relation extraction from text data on network analysis results. Presentation at XXXII International Sunbelt Social Network Conference, Redondo Beach, March 2012. [abstract]
  10. Diesner J, Carley KM (2011) Extraction and validation of socio-technical network data about the Sudan from text corpora. Presentation at XXXI International Sunbelt Social Network Conference, St. Pete, FL, Feb 2011. [abstract]
  11. Diesner J, Carley KM (2010) Computational integration of network theory and topic modeling for investigating the relationship between socio-technical networks, funding, and innovation in the European Union. Presentation at XXX Internal. Sunbelt Social Network Conf., Riva del Garda, Italy, July 2010. [abstract]
  12. Mergel I, Diesner J, Carley KM (2010) Attention Networks among Members of Congress. Presentation at XXX International Sunbelt Social Network Conference, Riva del Garda, Italy, July 2010. [abstract]
  13. Stuetzer C, Diesner J, Carley KM, Koehler T, Thiem G (2010) Identifying and integrating social roles and structural for the case of collaborative e-learning environments. Presentation at XXX International Sunbelt Social Network Conference, Riva del Garda, Italy, July 2010. [abstract]
  14. Diesner, J. (chair), Gadeib, A., Lüttschwager, F., Sassinot-Uny, L. (2009). Roundtable: Data Collection online: Can do, must (not) do, Should do. General Online Research (GOR) Conference, Vienna, Austria, April 09. [abstract]
  15. Diesner, J. (2008). Computer Science in Numbers: Diversity and Employment. Talk at Computation, Organizations, Society (COS) Seminar Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA. [slides]
  16. Diesner J (2008). Computer Science in Numbers: Diversity and Employment. Presentation at Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA.
  17. Diesner, J., Carley, K. M., & Katzmair, H. (2008). He Says, She Says - Identity and Polarization in Communication Networks of an Organization in Crisis. XXVIII Sunbelt Social Network Conference, St. Pete, FL, January 2008.
  18. McConville, E., Diesner, J., & Carley, K. M. (2008). Software demonstration of AutoMap. Poster at XXVIII Sunbelt Social Network Conference, St. Pete, FL, January 2008. [poster]
  19. Carley, K.M., Diesner, J., McCulloh, I., Frantz, Martin, M. & Kunkel, F. (2008). Technologies for Distilling and Investigating Relational Data from Unstructured Text Data. Poster at Advanced Decision Architectures Consortium meeting of the U. S. Army Research Laboratory. Boulder, CO, February 2008.
  20. Diesner, J., Carley, K. M., & Katzmair, H. (2007). The morphology of a breakdown. How the semantics and mechanics of communication networks from an organization in crisis relate. XXVII Sunbelt Social Network Conference, Corfu, Greece, May 2007..[abstract]
  21. Weil, S. A., Carley, K. M., Diesner, J., Freeman, J., & Cooke, N. J. (2006). Measuring Situational Awareness Through Analysis of Communications: A Preliminary Exercise. Paper at the Command and Control Research and Technology Symposium San Diego, CA, June 2006. (full paper)
  22. Diesner, J., Pfeffer, J., & Katzmair, H. (2006). Evaluating Scientific Classification Systems by Bottom-Up Clustering of Abstracts Using Semantic Network Analysis. XXVI Sunbelt Social Network Conference, Vancouver, BC, Canada, April 2006. [abstract]
  23. Carley, K. M., Frantz, T., Diesner, J., & Davis, G. (2005). Groups: Surface And Deep Structure. XXV Sunbelt Social Network Conference, Redondo Beach, CA, February 2005.[abstract]      
  24. Diesner, J., & Carley, K.M. (2005). Revealing and Comparing the Organizational Structure of Covert Networks with Network Text Analysis. XXV Sunbelt Social Network Conference, Redondo Beach, CA, February 16-20, 2005. [abstract]
  25. Lewis, E. T., Carley, K. M., & Diesner, J. (2003). Concept Networks In Organizational Language: Consensus or Creativity? XXIII Sunbelt Social Network Conference, Cancun, Mexico, February 2003.
  26. Lewis, E. T., Diesner, J., & Carley, K. M. (2002). Using Network Analysis to Extract and Analyze Self-Presentation Strategies in Texts. XXII Sunbelt Social Network Conference, New Orleans, LA, February 2002. [abstract]