Elly Konijn Chair
VU University - Amsterdam
Department of Communication Science
De Boelelaan 1081
Amsterdam 1081 HV
Ph. 31-20-598-6839 Fax 31-20-598-3733
Prabu David Vice Chair
Washington State U
CADD, Room 101G
PO BOX 642520
Pullman WA 99164-2520
Ph. 509-335-0041 Fax 509-335-1555
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Information Systems is concerned with information, language and cognitive systems. Its central goal is promoting the development of general theories of complex systems and quantitative methodologies for communication research variety of domains. This focus brings together people with a wide range of interests and specialties. Member interests include: studies of information flows, the human interface with communication technology, and life in an information society: cognition, including information processing of direct and mediated communication and the construction of cognitive models; artificial intelligence applications in language, logic, and reasoning; modeling and study of interaction systems.
Members have pioneered analytical techniques in areas of network analysis, information theory, structural modeling, interaction analysis, content analysis and linguistic data processing systems. Issues in the philosophy of science, cybernetic epistemology, theory and ethics are regular concerns as well.
The minutes of the 2012 business meeting of the Information Systems Division are now avaiable online - see website Information Systems.
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