Catonsville, MD (PRWEB) April 15, 2012
Social Media Command Center by InTTENSITY Corporation announces that it has added Kalev Leetaru to its panel of keynote speakers at its first Federal Social Media Summit. Mr. Leetaru is an Assistant Director for Text and Digital Media Analytics and Senior Research Scientist for Content Analysis at the Institute for Computing in the Humanities, Arts, and Social Science at the University of Illinois and Center Affiliate of the National Center for Supercomputing Applications. Mr. Leetaru is also the author of the world renowned Culturonomics 2.0 – a study on the effects tone in written material to predict societal discontent. His award-winning work centers on the application of high performance computing to grand challenge problems using news, social media, and open sources intelligence. He will be discussing the science of forecasting societal unrest through modeling population-scale emotional responses.
Mr. Leetaru will be joining Dan Zarella as keynote speakers at the summit, as well as US Navy Captain, Dylan Schmorrow – DOD leading spokesperson on the use of Social Media for DOD applications.
Register now for this complimentary event to hear from social media scientists as they discuss their federal experiences with monitoring, collecting, and analyzing social media. The summit will touch on recent social media trends, how social media metrics and measurements can be used in federal reporting, monitoring different forms of social media for early indications and warnings for events, and case studies of social media in the government.
About InTTENSITY Corporation and the Social Media Command Center Product:
Social Media Command Center (SMCC) is the only SaaS delivered trending and monitoring tool for the entire Twitter Firehose as well as 74 million other unique social media sources. SMCC has created metrics and dashboards that are specific to measuring social media in the aggregate to read social media for analysts.
InTTENSITY, founded in February 2010, is located in the University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC) Research Park in Catonsville, Maryland. InTTENSITY is a private software company that is driven to build software and information solutions to contribute to the improvement of our society. InTTENSITY is located in an SBA designated HUBZone.