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
Emotion in speech
Identity resolution and entity analytics
Influencers and influence: sentiment and social networks
Sarcasm, slang, idiom, and irony
The sentiment software/services marketplace
and for solution spotlights --
Brand and reputation management
Competitive and market intelligence
Customer Experience Management, customer service, customer support
Enterprise Feedback Management: Surveys, e-mail, contact center, warranty claims, ...
Financial markets and trading strategies
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