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WebSci14 – Skim Reading: An Adaptive Strategy for Reading on the Web

From the 23rd-26th June 2014 I attended the ACM Web Science 2014 conference taking place in Bloomington, Indiana. I gave a presentation on Thursday 26th June.

PAPER – Fitzsimmons, G., Weal, M. J. & Drieghe, D. (2014) Skim Reading: An Adaptive Strategy for Reading on the Web. In, ACM Web Science 2014, (In Press).

PRESENTATION – Fitzsimmons, G., Weal, M. J. & Drieghe, D. (2014) Skim Reading: An Adaptive Strategy for Reading on the Web. Presented at ACM Web Science 2014, Bloomington, Indiana, USA.

 

ECEM 2013 – Lund, Sweden

European Conference on Eye Movements – ECEM 2013 in Lund, Sweden was great this year. The talks and posters were consistently interesting and I really loved Sweden. This is the first ECEM where I have seen several researchers looking at how people engage with and read hyperlinks which was really good. It was interesting to see how other people have approached the topic. I look forward to seeing more hyperlink research at the next conference!

I gave a presentation on the first steps of measuring how people read hyperlinks and I was also involved in some other projects that were presented at the conference:

Fitzsimmons, G. & Drieghe, D. (2013, August). Measuring the Impact of Hyperlinks on Reading. Presented at the European Conference on Eye Movements, Lund, Sweden.

Drieghe, D., Fitzsimmons, G. & Liversedge, S.P. (2013, August). Parafoveal Preview Effects In Reading Unspaced English Text. Presented at the European Conference on Eye Movements, Lund, Sweden.

Bertram, R., Fitzsimmons, G., Drieghe, D. & Kuperman, V. (2013, August). Why spaces should be replaced by hyphens in English compounds. Poster presented at the European Conference on Eye Movements, Lund, Sweden.

Yes, the conference took place in a castle.