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TechNovation Talks: Predicting Human Behaviour Through Analysis of Online Conversations

Thursday, 7 September 2017 - 12:00pm

Predicting Human Behaviour Through Analysis of Online Conversations

A talk by Professor Yilu Zhou, Center of Digital Transformation, Fordham University

7 Sep 2017 (noon - 1 p.m.) UN Secretariat, room S-1521

Machine-learning approaches to opinion mining and opinion leader identification, detection of global extremist organizations on the internet, sentiment analysis.

The event will be video streamed live.

In-person attendance to this event is limited to individuals holding a United Nations identification card (Member State delegates, representatives of civil society organizations, and personnel of United Nations Agencies, Funds and Programmes).

About the TechNovation Talks

OICT organizes this ongoing series of conversations to raise awareness among UN personnel, Civil Society and Member States on innovative ways in which technology can be applied to our work.

The presentations given at this event can be found below:

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