What makes people click?
Computer scientists at the University of Bristol have been analysing the content of newspapers and Twitter for years. In this talk Nello Cristianini will discuss with social scientist Justin Lewis what this analysis can tell us about what stories people read and why and how the media can be used both as an indicator and director of public awareness and human emotion.
Admission Free, booking required in advance – for further information contact Amanda Edmondson email: firstname.lastname@example.org tel: +44 (0)117 33 18313
When & Where
MRC Integrative Epidemiology Unit
The MRC Integrative Epidemiology Unit at the University of Bristol (IEU) establishes an innovative collection of programmes and cross-cutting themes, underpinned by core research activities to fuel a step-change in causal analysis methods and their application.
Substantial investment from both the UK Medical Research Council and the University of Bristol will provide resources for staff, research support and infrastructure to execute world-leading multi-disciplinary research in a vibrant, forward-looking environment.