HEROIC Project Members Spiro and Johnson Present Research

HEROIC Project members Emma Spiro and Britta Johnson presented research at the INSNA Sunbelt XXXII Conference on March 14-16th in Redondo Beach, CA. Spiro’s presentation, “A Microstructure Typology for Hyperedge Communication Events” detailed preliminary methods by HEROIC Project members to classify content on the popular micro-blogging site Twitter according to message elements. Johnson’s presentation, “Connected Communication: Network Structures of Official Communication in Disaster” detailed findings from an exploration of the posting behaviors of official emergency management-related organizations on Twitter. Spiro and Johnson also presented work on the adoption of micro-blogging technology among official government entities in the presentation “Disruptive Diffusion: Adoption of Microblog Technologies Among Government Organization.”

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