RISE_SMA - Social Media Analytics for Society and Crisis Communication
In this talk, Stefan shares insights about the EU project "RISE_SMA - Social Media Analytics for Society and Crisis Communication". The project involves ERCIS partners from Germany, The Netherlands, Norway and Australia. It combines research groups from different disciplines, governmental institutions as well as enterprises and NGOs. Stefan will present the general goals and structure of the project as well as how collaboration among the partners is realized. He will also discuss the expected outcome, current status and the way Covid-19 affected the project.
Stefan Stieglitz is a professor and head of the research group Digital Communication and Transformation at the University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany. In his research, he investigates how to make use of social media data in an organizational and societal context. Moreover, he analyses user behaviour and technology adoption of collaborative information systems in enterprises. He is coordinator of the EU Horizon 2020 project "RISE_SMA - Social Media Analytics for Society and Crisis Communication". His work has been published in reputable journals such as the Journal of Management Information System (JMIS), European Journal of Information Systems (EJIS), Journal of Information Technology (JIT) and Business & Information Systems Engineering (BISE).