PersCommers present their work at the ICA 2018

At the upcoming 68th Annual Conference of the International Communication Association (ICA), to be held from 24 to 28 May 2018 in Prague, several PersCom researchers will present their latest work. We are proud to have 26 presentations at this year’s conference. Below you can find an overview of all presentations.

Friday May 25

Exploring Production of and Response to Controversial Content
Division: Information Systems
Fri, May 25, 8:00 to 9:15, Hilton Old Town, M, Haydn
You’re a Bad Person! When Moral Violations Lead to Unfriending Behavior on Social Media
German Neubaum, Stephan Winter, & Shira Dvir-Gvirsman

Research to Inform the Design of Communication Interventions
Division: Health Communication
Fri, May 25, 8:00 to 9:15, Hilton Prague, LL, Roma
From Self-Reliers to Expert-Dependents: The Identification of Clusters Based on Health-Related Needs for Autonomy and External Control
Nadine Bol & Eline Smit 

HIGH-DENSITY:  Cognitive Processing, Social Influence, and Social Networks
Division: Information Systems
Fri, May 25, 9:30 to 10:45, Hilton Old Town, M, Haydn
Eye-tracking eWOM: How Consumers Use Reviews in Their Purchase Decisions
Ewa Maslowska, Claire Segijn, & Vijay Viswanathan 

HIGH-DENSITY:  Cognitive Processing, Social Influence, and Social Networks
Division: Information Systems
Fri, May 25, 9:30 to 10:45, Hilton Old Town, M, Haydn
Social Influences on Health Behavior: Physical Activity across Social Network Influences Neural Responses to Health Messages and Behavior Change
Prateekshit  Pandey, Yoona  Kang, Nicole Cooper, Christin Scholz, Matthew Brook O’Donnel, & Emily Falk

Credibility Assessments in Online Environments
Division: Communication & Technology
Fri, May 25, 11:00 to 12:15, Hilton Prague, M, Ballroom Foyer
Making Sense of Credibility in Complex Information Environments: The Role of Message Sidedness, Information Source, and Thinking Styles
Andrew Flanagin, Stephan Winter, & Miriam Metzger

Theorizing Privacy Behaviors in Online Spaces
Division: Communication and Technology
Fri, May 25, 11:00 to 12:15, Hilton Prague, LL, Vienna
Perceptions of a Social Contract and Protecting Privacy Online: Evidence From a Panel Study
Sanne Kruikemeier, Sophie Boerman, & Nadine Bol

Theorizing Privacy Behaviors in Online Spaces
Division: Communication and Technology
Fri, May 25, 11:00 to 12:15, Hilton Prague, LL, Vienna
Understanding the Effects of Personalization as a Privacy Calculus: Analyzing Self-Disclosure Across Health, News, and Commerce Contexts
Nadine Bol, Tobias Dienlin, Sanne Kruikemeier, Marijn Sax, Sophie Boerman, Joanna Strycharz, Natali Helberger, & Claes de Vreese

Best of Information Systems
Division: Information Systems
Fri, May 25, 14:00 to 15:15, Hilton Old Town, M, Liszt
Neural Message Engagement Predicts Susceptibility to Conversational Influence on Drinking Behavior
Christin Scholz, Bruce Doré, Nicole Cooper, & Emily B. Falk

Best Paper Award
Media and Social Factors in Shaping Alcohol-Related Attitudes and Behaviors
Division: Health Communication
Fri, May 25, 14:00 to 15:15 PM, Hilton Prague, Vienna, LL
Social Drinking on Social Media: A Content Analysis of the Social Aspects of Alcohol-Related Posts on Facebook and Instagram
Hanneke Hendriks, Bas van den Putte, Winifred Gebhardt, & Megan Moreno

Saturday May 26 

Brains, Bodies, and Health Communication
Subunit: Communication Science and Biology
Sat, May 26, 9:30 to 10:45, Hilton Old Town, Mozart I
Cognitive Reappraisal of Anti-Binge Drinking Ads Evokes Lasting Change in Perceived Self-Relevance by Changing vmPFC Activity
Bruce Doré, Nicole Cooper, Christin Scholz, Matthew Brook O’Donnell, & Emily Falk

HIGH-DENSITY: Research to Inform mHealth and eHealth Interventions
Division: Health Communication
Sat, May 26, 11:00 to 12:15, Hilton Prague, LL, Roma
Identification of Communication Needs and Technology Acceptance of Older Migrant
Cancer Patients for the Development of a Digital Oncology Tool
Hande Sungur, Barbara Schouten, Nida Gizem Yilmaz, Maria van den Muijsenbergh, & Julia van Weert

Health Literacy and Health Information
Division: Health Communication
Sat, May 26, 12:30 to 13:45, Hilton Prague, LL, Madrid
“I Was Right About Vaccinations”. How Health Literacy and Existing Beliefs Result in Confirmation Bias
Corine Meppelink, Edith Smit, Marieke Fransen, & Nicola Diviani 

HIGH-DENSITY: Health Communication in Social Media
Division: Health Communication
Sat, May 26, 12:30 to 13:45, Roma
#Vaping vs. #Smoking: A Content Analysis of e-Cigarette and Cigarette Portrayal on Instagram
Ji Young Lee & Young-shin Lim 

HIGH-DENSITY: Exploring Information Systems: Models and Theories
Division: Information Systems
Sat, May 26, 14:00 to 15:15, Hilton Prague, M, Palmovka
A Longitudinal Multilevel Approach to Examine Media Effects: Introducing the Random Intercept Cross-lagged Panel Model to Communication Research
Fam te Poel & Susanne Baumgartner

ICA Interactive Paper/Poster Session II — Health Communication Interactive Poster Session
Division: Health Communication
Sat, May 26, 17:00 to 18:15, Hilton Prague, LL, Congress Hall II – Exhibit Hall/Posters
Differentiating Customization & Personalization in Mode Tailoring Research: Implications for Health Communication
Minh Hao Nguyen, Nadine Bol, & Andy King

Interactive Poster SessionDivision: Political Communication
Sat, May 26, 17:00 to 18:15, Hilton Prague, LL, Congress Hall II – Exhibit Hall/Posters
The Public in our Minds – Comparing the Importance of In-Group Opinion Climates in the US, Israel and Germany
Shira Dvir-Gvirsman, Stephan Winter, & German Neubaum 

Sunday May 27

EXTENDED SESSION: Trends, Issues and Innovations – Engaging French and International Shared Voices Regarding Public Health Controversies
Division: Health Communication
Sun, May 27, 9:30 to 12:15, Hilton Prague, LL, Congress Hall III
The Equipment of Patient Care Work: Mediated Relationships in Project Versus in Practice
Anne Mayere & Julia van Weert 

EXTENDED SESSION: Trends, Issues and Innovations – Engaging French and International Shared Voices Regarding Public Health Controversies
Division: Health Communication
Sun, May 27, 9:30 to 12:15, Hilton Prague, LL, Congress Hall III
E-health and industrial medicine, a new program for communication research
Emmanuelle Simon,  Anne Piponnier, & Nadine Bol 

Communication and Technology Interactive Poster Session
Division: Communication and Technology
Sun, May 27, 12:30 to 13:45, Congress Hall II – Exhibit Hall/Posters
Been Booked, Being Viewed: Effects of Cues on Travel Websites and Mediation through Social Presence
Young-shin Lim & Ji Young Lee

Communication and Technology Top Student Papers
Division: Communication and Technology
Sun, May 27, 14:00 to 15:15, Hilton Prague, M, Hilton Grand Ballroom
erceived Active Control Over Digital Content: Effects and Underlying Mechanisms of User-Initiated Mode Tailoring
Minh Hao Nguyen

Top Student Paper Award

Message effects research in Health Contexts
Division: Health Communication
Sun, May 27, 14:00 to 15:15, Hilton Prague, LL, Roma
How Health Goal Priming Promotes Healthy Food Choice: A Virtual Reality fMRI Study
Nynke van der Laan, Esther Papies, Angelique Ly, & Paul Smeets

Communication and Identity among Cancer Previvors, Patients, Survivors, and Caregivers
Division: Health Communication
Sun, May 27, 14:00 to 15:15, Hilton Prague, LL, Vienna
Adapting Online Decision Aids for Older Cancer Patients
Melanie de Looper, Olga Damman, Ellen Smets, Daniëlle Timmermans, & Julia van Weert

Environmental Communication Top Papers
Division: Environmental Communication
Sun, May 27, 15:30 to 16:45, Hilton Prague, LL, Madrid
Stimulating recycling by the use of visual feedback metaphors
Marijn Meijers, Anke Wonneberger, & Paola Remmelswaal

Top Paper Award  

At the Intersection of Cognition, Emotion, and Message
Division: Information Systems
Sun, May 27, 2018, 3:30 PM to 4:45 PM, Hilton Prague, L, Brussels
A Laughing Matter? How Humor in Alcohol Ads Influences Interpersonal Communication and Persuasion
Hanneke Hendriks & Madelijn Strick

At the Intersection of Cognition, Emotion, and Message
Division: Information Systems
Sun, May 27, 15:30 to 16:45, Hilton Prague, L, Brussels
A Matter of Timing: Effects of Source Similarity and Message Type on the Persuasiveness of Online Reviews
Stephan Winter & Lena Schulte-Bockholt

 Monday May 28

Polarization: Causes, Consequences and Remedies
Division: Political Communication
Mon, May 28, 14:00 to 15:15, Hilton Prague, L, Berlin
Social Norms and Selectivity: Effects of Norms of Open-Mindedness on Unbiased Content Selection and Affective Polarization
Magdalena Wojcieszak, Stephan Winter, Lea Kremer, & Tim Roger