It is generally well accepted that your position in the social network affects your ability to get information. But how do the network positions of those with whom you interact, influence you? This issue is explored using high dimensional network data. Drawing on theories of social influence and the generalized other, social network analytic and text analytic methods, and data science techniques for big data a series of complex socio-technical situation are assessed.
Monday, May 14, 2018 — 12:00 to 13:00 PM to 1:00 PM EDT