DATA AND VISUAL ANALYTICS FOR DECISION MAKING IN NEXT GENERATION

GOALS & MISSION:

This project intends to develop tools to support media companies in transition from print to digital through addressing the following research questions:

1) How do subscribers and non-subscribers consume print and/or online media – what is similar and what different?

2) How can social media data be leveraged to build and retain readers, and to inform a sophisticated next generation personalized recommendation system?  

INDUSTRY PARTNER:

The Globe & Mail

RESEARCH LEADS:

Dr Sara Diamond and Dr Steve Szigeti

RELATED PUBLICATIONS:

Diamond, S. & Szigeti, S. (2013). Social Media Data Visualization Case Study: Globe and Mail. Workshop: CIVDDD Collaborative Research in Big Data Analytics and Visualization. At CASCON 2013, November 18-20, 2013. Toronto, ON.conference Extended Abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI’12), pp. 1493--1498.

Oliver, S., Gali, G., Chevalier, F. & Diamond, S. (2012). Discursive Navigation  of Online  News,  in ACM  Proceedings  of the Designing Interactive Systems Conference (DIS’12), pp. 82—85.

Sponsor(s): 
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Monday, August 11, 2014 - 3:45pm
Lab Member: 
Dr. Sara Diamond
Dr. Fanny Chevalier
Symon Olivier