Department of Information Systems - Upcoming IS Seminars

Day/Date/Place

Speaker / Topic

Announcement / CV

Tuesday

December 10, 2014

GITC Building

Room 4415

Coffee 9:45-10:00am

10:30-11:30am

Dissertation Proposal Defense

MEDIATING CHANCE ENCOUNTERS THROUGH OPPORTUNISTIC SOCIAL MATCHING

By: Julia M. Mayer - PhD Candidate, Department of Information Systems, NJIT 

 

Announcement

Tuesday

January 21, 2014

GITC Building

Room 1403

Coffee 1:15-1:30pm

1:30-2:30pm

Designing to Support Strong-Tie Relationships

By: Svetlana Yarosh - HCI researcher at AT&T Research Labs

Announcement

Thursday

February 6, 2014

GITC Building

Room 1403

Coffee 12:45-1:00pm

1:00-2:00

VIRTUAL SMARTS - OPTIMIZING THE COALESCING OF PEOPLE FOR COLLECTIVE ACTION WITHIN URBAN COMMUNITIES

By: Stephen Thomas Ricken - PhD Candidate

Announcement

Monday

February 10, 2014

GITC Building

Room 1403

Coffee 11:15-11:30am

11:30-12:30pm

Beyond the Everyday – Building Systems to Support Human Values during Major Life Events

By: Michael Massimi

Announcement

Tuesday

February 11, 2014

GITC Building

Room 1403

Coffee 1:45-2:00pm

2:00-3:00pm

Enabling Big Data in Smart Grid Energy Systems through Data Concentration

By: Vinod Namboodiri - Assistant Professor, Wichita State University

Announcement

Monday

February 24, 2014

GITC Building

Room 1403

Coffee 10:00-10:15am

10:15-12:30pm

Dissertation Proposal Defense

Continuous Auditing of Corporate Risks: a Delphi Feasibility Study

By: Robert Baksa - PhD Candidate, Department of Information Systems, NJIT

Announcement

Wednesday

April 2, 2014

GITC Building

Room 1403

Coffee 2:45-3:00pm

3:00-4:00pm

Title: Supporting Young Adults with Autism with Online Social Networks

By: Hwajung Hong - Ph.D. Candidate in the School of Interactive Computing, Georgia Institute of Technology

Announcement

Monday

April 14, 2014

GITC Building

Room 1403

Coffee 12:45-1:00pm

1:00-2:00pm

Adolescent Online Safety: Examining Risk, Resilience, and the Role of Parental Involvement

By: Dr. Pamela Wisniewski - Post-Doctoral Scholar, Pennsylvania State University, College of Information Sciences and Technology

Announcement

Wednesday

April 23, 2014

GITC Building

Room 1403

Coffee 2:15-2:30pm

2:30-3:30pm

Dissertation Proposal Defense

Understanding and Supporting the Coordination of Social Group-Activities

By: Richard P. Schuler - PhD Candidate, Department of Information Systems, NJIT

Announcement

Thursday

April 24, 2014

GITC Building

Room 1403

Coffee 1:45-2:00pm

2:00-3:00pm

Dissertation Proposal Defense

LEARNING BY USING AND SHARING INTERNET RESOURCES

By: Regina S. Collins, PhD Candidate - Department of Information Systems

Announcement

Tuesday

May 6, 2014

GITC Building

Room 1403

Coffee 1:15-1:30pm

1:30-2:30pm

Matching Driver State with Persuasive Message in Cars: Effects on Pro-environmental Attitude and Behavior

By:Key Lee, Ph.D. Candidate - Department of Communication at Stanford University

Announcement

Thursday

May 8, 2014

GITC Building

Room 1403

Coffee 1:15-1:30pm

1:30-2:30pm

Soft Sustainability: Conscious and Non-Conscious Paths to Continued Media Use

By: Dr. D. Yvette Wohn - Postdoctoral Research fellow Northwestern University's Social Media Lab

Announcement

Tuesday

May 9, 2014

GITC Building

Room 1403

Coffee 11:15-11:30am

11:30-12:30pm

Coordination and Collaboration in Social and Gaming Environments

By: Lindsay, Reynolds - Ph.D. Candidate, Department of Communication, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

Announcement

Friday

May 16, 2014

GITC Building

Room 1403

Coffee 11:45-12:00pm

12:00-1:30pm

Dissertation Defense

Intent-based User Segmentation with Query Enhancement

By: Wei Xiong - PhD Candidate, Department of Information Systems

Announcement