iSchool faculty, students, and alumni build and navigate the systems that help society manage increasing amounts of information. Learn about the breadth of their research in a series of short presentations and posters. This annual event consists of presentations and posters regarding socially relevant topics, highlighting human-centered, interdisciplinary research that connects people with technology to achieve their goals.
Wednesday, November 8, 2017
12:00 - 4:30 p.m.
Illini Union, Ballrooms A and B
1401 W. Green Street, Urbana
Mark your calendar now for an afternoon of engaging scholarship and thought-provoking discussion!
Schedule of Events
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.: Poster Session I
1:00 - 1:30 p.m.: Keynote Speaker
1:30 - 2:00 p.m.: Presentation Session I
2:00 - 2:30 p.m.: Break
2:30 - 3:30 p.m.: Presentation Session II
3:30 - 4:30 p.m.: Poster Session II
Research Showcase is open to all, and refreshments will be provided during the poster sessions.
Presentation Session I: 1:00-2:00 p.m.
Value Sensitive Design in the Times of Big Data
Keynote speaker: Funda Kivran-Swaine, Research Manager, Facebook
Break: 2:00-2:30 p.m.
Presentation Session II: 2:30-3:30 p.m.
Posters (Sessions I & II)
Markdown-based Semantic Annotation of Workflow Scripts
—Xiaoliang Jiang, John S. Erickson, Jodi Schneider, & Deborah L. McGuinness
Managing Big Data Flows: A Case Study
Library Usage Reports at Illinois Leadership Center Library
Studying Geo-conflict and Cooperation over Time Using Media Reports: A Case Study using Temporal Geographical Maps
User-Centered Space Assessment in Academic Libraries: A Literature Review
—Alyssa Denneler & Emily Knox
The 450-year Life of the Nobiliario genealógico de varias casas de España: A Brief Biography of a Manuscript
—EvaAnne D. Johnson
Embracing Diversity: The Design of Citizen Science as an Inclusive Learning Environment
Who Shares What with Whom? Information Sharing Preferences in the Online and Offline Worlds
—Chang Liu, Hsiao-Ying Huang; Dolores Albarracin, & Masooda Bashir
Urbana-Champaign Smart Gigabit Communities
Towards Managing Knowledge Claims from Scholarly Literature
—Jodi Schneider, Janina Sarol, & other members of the lab
Ransomware: An Examination of Best Practices
—Masooda Bashir & Shubham Goel
Parsl: A Python-based Parallel Scripting Library
—Daniel S. Katz
Understand the Role of Software in Research
—Daniel S. Katz
Users Trust in Automation: A Cultural Perspective
—Hsiao-Ying Huang & Masooda Bashir
Opening the Black Box of a Paleoclimate Reconstruction based on PaleoCAR
Toward A Typology Of Digital Thematic Research Collections
Towards a Progressive Model for Metacognitive Strategies and Makerspace Learning
—Jeff Ginger, Maya Israel, Lisa Bievenue, Johnell Bentz, & Suzanne Linder
Posters with demos
Building a Real-time Distributed Intelligence Feed Network
—Alex Withers, Justin Azoff, Jim Marsteller, Shane Filus, & Linh Cao
Investigation into Digital Humanities Research on Chinese Classics and Visualization of Zuozhuan