[Corpora-List] Call for Speakers, Sentiment Analysis Symposium (May 8 2012, NY)

Seth Grimes grimes at altaplana.com
Fri Jan 13 22:40:39 CET 2012

The Sentiment Analysis Symposium, slated for May 8, 2012 in New York, focuses on business application of technologies that discover value in opinions, attitudes, and emotions in social media, news, enterprise feedback, and other forms of human communication.

A call for speakers is now open, for 30-minute presentations and 5-minute lightning talks. You may submit your proposal via http://sentimentsymposium.com/call-for-speakers.html by January 20, 2012.

The event, the 4th symposium, will have strong technologist participation and targets end users in marketing & market research, social-media analytics, customer service/support, online commerce, media & publishing, and other domains. Videos from the November 9 San Francisco symposium are online at http://sentimentsymposium.com/SS2011w/presentations.html; they will help prospective speakers understand the event.

Business focused proposals from academics & researchers are quite welcome.

Topic examples include the following for presentations --

Multi-/cross-lingual sentiment analysis

Beyond polarity: emotion, mood, attitude, and intent

Crowd-sourced analytics

Emotion in speech

Identity resolution and entity analytics

Influencers and influence: sentiment and social networks

Opinion mining

Research frontiers

Sarcasm, slang, idiom, and irony

The sentiment software/services marketplace

Visual analysis

and for solution spotlights --

Brand and reputation management

Competitive and market intelligence

Contextual advertising

Customer Experience Management, customer service, customer support

Enterprise Feedback Management: Surveys, e-mail, contact center, warranty claims, ...

Financial markets and trading strategies

Market research

Marketing and public relations

Media analysis and tracking

Policy and politics

Sentiment and Search

Semantics, Web 3.0, and the Semantic Web

Social media analysis

Voice of the Customer / Employee / Patient / Market

The New York symposium follows a very success San Francisco event in November 2010 (attendance 154) and New York symosiums held in the springs of 2010 & 2011. You can view videos and presentation decks from the April 12, 2011 New York symposium via links http://sentimentsymposium.com/SS2011/presentations.html .

Please visit http://sentimentsymposium.com/call-for-speakers.html to propose a talk.


Seth Grimes, symposium organizer

-- Seth Grimes grimes at altaplana.com +1 301-270-0795 @sethgrimes Alta Plana Corp, analytics strategy consulting, http://altaplana.com Sentiment Analysis Symposium, May 9 NYC, http://sentimentsymposium.com

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