Mini-Conference Update

Monday, August 08 2005 @ 06:37 PM EDT

Contributed by: jwitte

Reminder: CITASA Miniconference 8/12/05

Temple University Center City (TUCC)
1515 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA
9:15 am - 5:30 pm

Yes, were starting earlier and going longer. The atmosphere is informal though, so no problem if you need to come a bit late or leave early. After a few words of welcome, Marc Smith, CITASA Council Member and Microsoft Research sociologist, will give an overview of several of MSR's interesting projects. Then the main morning session will begin with a moderated discussion of the mini-conference papers organized around the themes of theory, data and methods. These discussions will cut across papers (drafts are available on the download section of
Lunch will be available from 1:00 - 2:00. If you know you will be there for lunch and are not a presenter or moderator, please let me know for planning purposes.
After lunch, we will have a standard paper presentation format with time for comments and questions on each paper.
When we're all done, feel free to stay around for a casual beer, wine or soft drink--by then we will have all earned it.