Coming up


Freie Universitat, Berlin, Keynote on Affect - Media - Power, Affektenmedienmacht Conference, June 29, 2017


Royal Academy of the Arts, Amsterdam, Keynote on Affective Publics, June 30,  2017


University of Missouri, Fall 2017 Honorary Speaker, Affective Publics, News Storytelling and Twitter, September 7 , 2017


Northern Illinois University, Fall 2017 Honorary Speaker, Affective Publics, date TBA  


Recently


University of Pennsylvania, Annenberg  School for Communication,  Elihu Katz Colloquia on Communication and Media Studies. Affective Publics , Sentiment, and News Storytelling.

September 2016


Affective Publics and  Social Movements,  Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Conference Keynote

May 2016


Marquette University, Nieman Lecture. Affective  Publics and Soft Structures of Storytelling,

March, 2016


University of Washington, Seattle. 2016 Scheidel Lecture, Affective Publics: News Storytelling, Sentiment, and Twitter, March  2016


Facebook Headquarters, Menlo Park. Affective Publics and Affective Architectures, February, 2016


Affect Theory Conference, invited keynote on Affective Publics, Millersville University, October 15-17, 2015.


University of Amsterdam, invited lecture on Affective Publics, September 2015.


iCS symposium on ‘Protest Participation in Variable Communication Ecologies: Meanings, Modalities and Implications,’ Keynote, University of Sassari, Sardinia, June 2015.


International Communication Association Opening Plenary Panel, invited speaker, San Juan, Puerto Rico, May 21, 2015.


University of Southern California, Annenberg School for Communication,  Affective Publics, invited talk, March 2015.


Ben Gurion University, Keynote, Reporting the Middle East in the Digital Age, Israel, May 2014.


University of Wisconsin-Madison, invited lecture on Affective Publics, September 2014.


Kings College, invited speaker, Contested Spaces conference, sponsored jointly by King’s College and eBay, London, UK, April 2013.





Cornell University, Culture Digitally Lecture on Affective Publics, April 2013.


University of Wisconsin-Madison, invited lecture on Affective Publics, March 2013.


Keynote, on Affective Publics, for the International Conference on New Media and the Public Sphere, No 8-9.


Copenhagen Business School, Social Media for Social Purposes conference, Keynote on Affective News and Networked Publics, November 13-14, 2012.


Association of Internet Researchers Conference, Plenary Speaker, University of Salford, October 2012.


Apple, North Michigan Avenue store, invited talk during Social Media Week, on A Networked Self, Chicago, September 2012.


IIT Institute of Design In the Loop series, talk on Affective News and Networked Publics: The Rhythms of News Storytelling on #egypt, Chicago, September 2012.


Microsoft Research, New England Research and Development Center, invited talk on Affective News and Networked Publics: The Rhythms of News Storytelling on #egypt, August 2012.


IAMCR, Durban, w/Sharon Meraz, on Broadcasting and Listening Practices on #egypt


Northwestern University - Media, Technology and Society seminar series, on Affective News and and Networked Publics: Rhythms of Storytelling on #Egypt. May 31.


Cultural Production in the Digital Age Workshop, NSF sponsored project on culture::digitally, Cornell/Temple University


University of Texas at Austin, School of Journalism, invited talk on Affective News and Networked Publics: Rhythms of Storytelling on #Egypt.


Drexel University, Philadelphia, talk on Affective News and Networked Publics.


City University, School of Social Sciences, Sociology, London, talk on Rhythms of News Storytelling on #egypt


AoIR 11, Seattle, presenting Without You I’m Nothing: Performances of the Self on Twitter.


JOURNALISM/INTERACTIVE conference, University of Maryland, organizing committee member, presenter, moderator.


WAPOR 2011, Amsterdam, presenting  The Rhythms of News Storytelling on Twitter: Coverage of the January 25th Egyptian uprising on Twitter.


IAMCR 2011, presenting Liquid Citizenship, now chapter in A Private Sphere, Istanbul.


Jena Graduate School

"Human Behaviour in Social and Economic Change" (GSBC)

Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena, Jena, Germany, invited speaker on A Networked Self.


International Research Centre for Cultural Studies (Internationales Forschungszentrum Kulturwissenschaften), Digital Publics Conference, invited speaker on A Private Sphere: Civic Engagement in Contemporary Democracies, Vienna, Austria, May 2011.


IADIS International Conference e-Society 2011,  keynote speaker on A Networked Self: Identity, Community and Culture on Social Network Sites, Avila, Spain, March 2011.


Cultural Production in the Digital Age Workshop, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY.


Infoscape Social Media Lecture Series, invited speaker on Private Sphere: Civic Engagement in Contemporary Democracies. Ryerson University, Toronto, February 2011.


Savannah College of Art and Design, Center for Innovative Teaching and Learning, invited speaker A Networked Self: Identity Performance and Sociability on Social Network Sites, Savannah, Atlanta and Hong Kong campuses, January 2011.


Marshall McLuhan Lecture Series: Information Technologies and Social Orders - A Networked Self: Emerging Sociabilities on Social Network Sites, hosted by the Society for the Study of Symbolic Interaction, National Communication Association, San Francisco, 2010.


Also presenting at the National Communication Association Convention.


Michigan State University Social Media Research Seminar, invited speaker on A Networked Self: Identity Performances and Convergent Sociabilities on Social Network Sites, East Lansing, Michigan, October 2010.


Also presenting at the Association of Internet Researchers - AoIR Sweden.


The Chemical Process Engineering Research Institute (CPERI),
invited speaker on A Networked Self: Identity Performances and Convergent Sociabilities on Social Network Sites, Thessaloniki, Greece, July 2010.


Hong Kong University, invited speaker on social uses of the internet, for The Internet Turning 40: The Never-ending Novelty of New Media Research? conference


Singapore, International Communication Association Conference and pre-conference on Cultural Research and Political Theory


National Innovation Conference, hosted by the Greek America Foundation, invited speaker on Innovation and Networks, Chicago, June 2010 - VIdeo material via Vimeo.




Penn State University, College of Communications, to deliver the Prockrass Memorial Lecture on Emerging Sociabilities and Social Network Sites.


Thessaloniki, Greece, University of Makedonia, Department of Continuing Education, Sociology and Political Communication. Invited lecture on Social Media, Social People


Indiana University, Department of Telecommunications, invited talk on A Private Sphere: Democracy in a Digital Age.



Thessaloniki, Greece. Alumne Association of US Universities, Northern Greece, invited public lecture on Social Media, Social People, Elektra Palace, December 2009.


Chicago, Columbia College. Cultural Studies Program Colloquium Series. Invited lecture on The Virtual Geographies of Social Networks.



Athens, Greece. Institute for Audiovisual Studies, American Embassy in Greece and National and Kapodistrian University/Dept. of Communication and Media Studies, invited speaker on Online Social Networks,

conference on New Media Technologies, October 2009, Athens.