SICSS-Atlanta

June 20 to June 30, 2022 | Georgia State University

Schedule & Materials

All times are Eastern Standard Time
Monday June 20, 2022 - SICSS-Atlanta Welcome
  • 5:00pm - 7:00pm BBQ and Welcome

Tuesday June 21, 2022 - Introduction and Ethics
  • 10:00 - 11:00 Introductions & Announcements

  • 11:00 - 12:00 Why SICSSS? & Ethics, Pt. 1

  • 12:00 - 1:30 Guest Lecturer & Lunch: Jesse Lecy, Urban Institute

  • 1:30 - 2:30 Ethics, Pt. 2

  • 2:30 - 4:30 Groups: Introduction, Work Session & Wrap-up

Wednesday June 22, 2022 - Collecting Digital Trace Data
  • 10:00 - 11:00 Announcements, Icebreaker, an Introduction to Digital Trace Data

  • 11:00 - 12:00 Collecting Digital Trace Data

  • 12:00 - 1:00 Introduction to Activity & Lunch

  • 1:00 - 2:00 Guest Lecturer: Omar Asensio, Georgia Tech

  • 2:00 - 4:30 Groups: Work Session & Wrap-up

Thursday June 23, 2022 - Text Analysis
  • 10:00 - 12:00 Text Analysis Workshop

  • 12:30 - 1:30 Lecture & Lunch: Charlotte Alexander, GSU Legal Analytics

  • 1:30 - 2:00 Introduction to Activity

  • 2:00 - 4:30 Groups: Work Session & Wrap-up

Friday June 24, 2022 - Surveys
  • 10:00 - 11:30 Announcements & Introduction to Surveys

  • 11:30 - 12:00 Survey Launch

  • 12:00 - 1:30 Guest Lecturer & Lunch: Dror Walter, GSU Digital Communication

  • 1:30 - 2:00 Surveys, Pt. 2

  • 2:00 - 4:30 Groups: Work Session & Wrap-up

Saturday June 25, 2022 - Mass Collaboration & Experiments
  • 10:00 - 11:00 Announcements & Introduction to Mass Collaboration & Experiments

  • 11:00 - 1:00 Lightning Talks & Lunch

  • 1:00 - 2:00 SCALES

  • 2:00 - 4:30 Group Formation For Week 2, Group Work

Sunday June 26, 2022 - Day off
Monday June 27, 2022
  • 10:00 - 12:00 Announcements & Group Project Work

  • 12:00 - 1:00 Lunch

  • 1:00 - 2:00 Guest Lecture: Lauren Klein, Emory Digital Humanities Lab

  • 2:00 - 4:00 Group Project Work

Tuesday June 28, 2022 - Group Project Work
Wednesday June 29, 2022 - Group Project Work
Thursday June 30, 2022 - Project Presentations
  • 2:00 - 4:30 Presentations & Farewell

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