January 11, 2019


This interdisciplinary event will feature a full day of presentations and bring together scholars from across the social sciences who are using natural language processing and related tools to better understand human behavior.

Keynote Speaker

Credit: John D. & Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
Credit: John D. & Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation

Jon Kleinberg

Professor of Computer Science and of Information Science, Cornell University

Jon Kleinberg is a professor at Cornell University. His research focuses on the interaction of algorithms and networks, and the roles they play in large-scale social and information systems. His work has been supported by an NSF Career Award, an ONR Young Investigator Award, a MacArthur Foundation Fellowship, a Packard Foundation Fellowship, a Simons Investigator Award, a Sloan Foundation Fellowship, and grants from Facebook, Google, Yahoo, the MacArthur Foundation, the ARO, and the NSF. He is a member of the National Academy of Sciences, the National Academy of Engineering, and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.


The Wharton School
Jon M. Huntsman Hall
3730 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104



The 2018 conference was held at the University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School of Business. Click below to learn more.