PAST SPEAKERS

David Garcia

Professor at the Institute of Interactive Systems and Data Science, TU Graz

The Politicisation of Medical Topics on Social Media

20 May 2021

Sandra González-Bailón

Associate Professor at the Annenberg School for Communication, University of Pennsylvania

The Influence of Automated Accounts on Social Media

20 April 2021

Judith Möller

Assistant Professor at the Department of Communication Science, University of Amsterdam

From Filter Bubbles to Fringe Bubbles: The Effects of Algorithmic News Curation on Polarisation and Radicalisation

23 March 2021

Nicola Perra

Associate Professor at the Business School of Greenwich University

Modelling the Spreading of the COVID-19 Pandemic at Different Spatio-temporal Scales

16 February 2021

Taha Yasseri

Associate Professor at the University College Dublin School of Sociology

The Double-edged Sword of Online Politics

21 January 2021

Ceren Budak

Assistant Professor at the University of Michigan School of Information

Political Misinformation in the 2016 and 2020 U.S. Presidential Elections

19 November 2020

Martin Moore

Senior Lecturer in Political Communication Education & Director of the Centre for the Study of Media, Communication, and Power at King's College London

Now Everyone's at it: Pranking, Trolling, Shitposting and the Democratisation of Electoral Disruption 

20 October 2020

Milena Tsvetkova

Assistant Professor at the Department of Methodology, London School of Economics and Political Science

Inequality and Fairness with Heterogenous Endowments

17 September 2020