Invited Talks

The workshop featured a number of accomplished invited keynote speakers from a wide range of disciplines, including:
  • Jason Baldridge, co-founder and chief scientist, People Pattern
    "Predict all the things!  (And make sure they're right.)"

  • Cristian Danescu-Niculescu-Mizil, Information Science, Cornell University
    "Language norms and social dynamics"

  • James Pennebaker, Psychology, University of Texas, Austin
    "Understanding people's personalities and motivations by analyzing their words"

  • Molly Roberts, Political Science, University of California, San Diego
    "How the Chinese Government Fabricates Social Media Posts for Strategic Distraction, not Engaged Argument"

  • Hanna Wallach, Microsoft Research / University of Massachusetts Amherst
    "Interpretability and Measurement"
See the schedule page for times.