Projects

Spreading the Antidote – The Framing of COVID-
19 Vaccination Campaigns in the Brazilian Social Media Sphere (SMAVAC)

07/2021-07/2022
SMAVAC
Spreading the Antidote – The Framing of COVID-19 Vaccination Campaigns in the Brazilian Social Media Sphere (SMAVAC)

FundingDeutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG)

Partner:  UNISINOS Porto Alegre, Prof. Adriana Amaral 

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Science Communication during Pandemics: The Role of Public Engagement in Social Media Discussions

06/2021-05/2024
SCoPE
Science Communication during Pandemics: The Role of Public Engagement in Social Media Discussions

Funding: German Research Foundation (DFG)

Partner: University Duisburg-Essen, Prof. Dr. Nicole Krämer, Technical University Braunschweig, Prof. Dr. Monika Taddicken

 

Public communication about transnational competition events in social media and their predictive power

11/2019-07/2022

DFG 3
Public communication about transnational competition
events in social media and their predictive power

Funding: German Research Foundation (DFG)

Partner: Freie Universität Berlin, Prof. Dr. Christoph Neuberger

 

User Centered Social Media

10/2015-09/2021
UCSM
User Centered Social Media

Research training group  of the University Duisburg-Essen

Funding: Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG)

Partner: University of Duisburg-Essen, Department for Computer Science and applied Cognitive Science Profs. Bodemer, Brandt, Fuhr, Heisel, Hoppe, König, Krämer, Zesch, Ziegler

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sciebo Research Data Services (II)

04/2019-09/2022
sciebo RDS
sciebo Research Data Services (II) - Forschungsdatenmanagementdienste und -werkzeuge für Wissenschaftler

Funding: Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft

Partner: WWU Münster - Zentrum für Informationverarbeitung (Dr. Raimund Vogl) und WWU Münster - Universitäts- und Landesbibliothek (Dr. Beate Tröger)

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CYWARN Cyber Situational Awareness & Communication

10/2020-09/2023
CYWARN
Cyber Situational Awareness & Communication

Funding: Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung (BMBF)

Partner: Technical University Darmstadt, Prof. Dr. Christian Reuter, Virtimo AG Hessen Cyber Competence Center

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Social Media Analytics for Society and Crisis Communication

01/2019-12/2022
RISE_SMA
Social Media Analytics for Society and Crisis Communication

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Funding: European Union (EU)​

Partner: Universities of Agder, Leiden, Sydney, QUT, UNISINOS, Padjadjaran as well as Kommune Kristiansand and Virtimo AG

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Augmented Reality Support for Decision-Making in Crisis Management

01/2019-12/2021
AUREAS
Augmented Reality Support for Decision-Making in Crisis Management

Funding: Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst

Partner: University of Agder (UiA), Associate Professor Dr. Tim A. Majchrzak

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Misleading Imagery

01/2020-12/2021
Misleading Imagery
The influence of visualizations and other imagery on fake news
dissemination on social media

Förderer: Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst

Partner: Freie Universität Berlin Prof. Christian Meske, Universidade do Vale do Rio dos Sinos Prof. Adriana Amaral, Universidade Federal de Pelotas Prof. Raquel Recuero

 

Social Media User Archetypes during Corporate Crises

01/2020-12/2021
SMUCC
Social Media User Archetypes during Corporate Crises

Funding: Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst

Partner: University of Wollongong Prof. Rodney Clarke

 

Enterprise Collaboration

04/2016-12/2021
Enterprise Collaboration

Market analysis, development and evaluation of collaboration functions in the energy market

FördererVirtimo AG

PartnerVirtimo AG

Communications Trend Radar

01/2020-12/2021
Communications Trend Radar
Identifying technology trends for corporate communication

Funding:  Günther-Thiele-Stiftung

Partner: Akademische Gesellschaft für Unternehmensführung und Kommunikation, University of Leipzig, Prof. Ansgar Zerfaß

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Digital Nudging in practice

02/2021-02/2022
Digital Nudging in practice
Investigating the potential of digital nudging for corporate communications

Funding:  Günther-Thiele-Stiftung

PartnerAkademische Gesellschaft für Unternehmensführung und Kommunikation

Completed Projects of the last 5 years

Virtual Reality in Higher Education: Application Scenarios and Recommendations​ (09/2018-02/2021)

09/2018-02/2021
ERASMUS+
Virtual Reality in Higher Education: Application Scenarios and Recommendations

Implementation of prototypical VR applications in education and development of guidelines

Funding: European Union (EU)

Partner: University of Agder (UiA), Associate Professor Dr. Tim A. Majchrzak
University of Liechtenstein (UniLi), Prof. Dr. Jan vom Brocke

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Machine Learning (01/2019-12/2020)

01/2019-12/2020

Machine Learning

Application of machine learning methods in BI and CRM; Introduction of Office 365

Funding: AGRAVIS Raiffeisen AG

Partner: AGRAVIS Raiffeisen AG

 

Social Media in Emergency (12/2017-12/2020)

12/2017-12/2020
Social Media in Emergency
The Potential of Social Media Data for Emergency Agencies

Analysis of social media communication about Johanniter (a voluntary humanitarian organisation in Germany) for improving their communication strategy.

Funding: Johanniter-Unfall-Hilfe e. V.

Partner: Johanniter-Unfall-Hilfe e. V.

 

Social Bots as Chance and Challenge of Business Communication (04/2019-03/2020)

04/2019-03/2020
Social Bots
Social Bots as Chance and Challenge of Business Communication

Funding:  Günther-Thiele-Stiftung

Partner: Akademische Gesellschaft für Unternehmensführung und Kommunikation

 

Social Bots in german Social Media (01/2018 - 05/2019)

01/2018 - 05/2019
Social Bots in german Social Media
Analyses of activities and resonance of social bots, consideration of ethical issues.

Förderer: Günter Thiele Stiftung

Partner: Akademische Gesellschaft für Unternehmensführung und Kommunikation

 

UNEKE From USB-Stick to NFDI (05/2017 - 04/2019)

05/2017 - 04/2019
UNEKE
From USB-Stick to NFDI

Development of a criteria-led decision model for research data infrastructures

Funding: Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung (BMBF)

Partner: Uni Duisburg-Essen, Universitätsbibliothek, Albert Bilo, Dr. Ania Lopez

RWTH Aachen, IT Center, Prof. Dr. Müller

 

DETHIS Design Thinking for Industrial Services (12/2015 - 04/2019)

12/2015 - 04/2019
DETHIS
Design Thinking for Industrial Services

Development of solution approaches for transfer and adjustment of the Design-Thinking-approach for industry-related services. Therefor the project develops, tests and evaluates a set of methods and a supporting electronic platform.

dethis.de

Funding: Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung (BMBF)

Partner: Jacobs University Bremen,
Universität Bremen,
TU Braunschweig, Hydraulik-Pneumatik-Kontor Jade GmbH,
Kothes! Technische Kommunikation GmbH & Co. KG,
Virtimo AG

 

Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning in science diciplines (08/2018 - 03/2019)

08/2018 - 03/2019
Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning in science diciplines
Funding: WWU Münster - Zentrum für Informationverarbeitung

Partner: WWU Münster - Zentrum für Informationverarbeitung (Dr. Raimund Vogl, Dr. Dominik Rudolph)

 

sciebo - ScienceBox (10/2012 - 12/2018)

10/2012 - 12/2018
sciebo - ScienceBox
Scientific accompaniment of the project "Sync&Share NRW" and the Cloud-Service "sciebo"

www.sciebo.de

Funding: Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG), Land Nordrhein-Westfalen

Partner: WWU Münster - Zentrum für Informationverarbeitung
Dr. Raimund Vogl,
Dr. Dominik Rudolph

 

Social-Media-Communication during extreme incidents: Trustworthiness of information generated by users (01/2017 - 12/2018)

01/2017 - 12/2018
TRUST
Social-Media-Communication during extreme incidents: Trustworthiness of information generated by users

Funding: Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst (DAAD)

Partner: The University of SydneyBusiness School

Prof. Dr. Deborah Bunker

 

EMEP Current forms of uses of music using the example of Soundcloud (01/2017 - 12/2018)

01/2017 - 12/2018
EMEP
Current forms of uses of music using the example of Soundcloud

Funding: Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst (DAAD)

Partner: Queensland University of Technology (QUT)

Prof. Dr. Axel Bruns

 

SMIEM Social Media for Integrated Emergency Management (01/2017 - 12/2018)

01/2017 - 12/2018
SMIEM
Social Media for Integrated Emergency Management

Funding: Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst (DAAD)

Partner: University of Agder

Associate Professor Dr. Tim A. Majchrzak

 

Topic dynamics in the Internet public sphere (08/2012 - 04/2018)

08/2012 - 04/2018
Topic dynamics in the Internet public sphere
Word, network and content analysis of current topics on Twitter

Funding: Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG)

Partner: LMU München, Prof. Dr. Christoph Neuberger

 

Kaufsafari (10/2016 - 09/2017)

10/2016 - 09/2017
Kaufsafari
Concept of an E-Commerce platform with social media analytics

https://www.kaufsafari.com/

Funding: Bundesministerium für Wirtschaft und Energie (BMWI), EXIST-Förderung

 

Mobile tool management for KMU (01/2016 - 12/2016)

01/2016 - 12/2016
Mobiles Werkzeugmanagement für KMU
Conception and Development of an IT-solution to manage tools

Funding: Bundesministerium für Wirtschaft und Energie (BMWI), EXIST-Förderung

 

CRIF Crisis Response Information Classification Framework (01/2014 - 12/2015)

01/2014 - 12/2015
CRIF
Crisis Response Information Classification Framework

Analyse und Bewertung von Social Media-Daten in Krisensituationen.

Förderer: Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst (DAAD)

Partner: The University of SydneyBusiness School

Prof. Dr. Deborah Bunker 

 

Practice Projects (Cooperation with Teaching)

04/2017 - 08/2017 Conversation-based System Design

10/2016 - 02/2017 Social Media Analytics for Crisis Management

04/2016 - 07/2016 Enterprise Mobile App

(Poster)

FundingVirtimo AG

04/2015 - 07/2015 Healthcare Social Media Monitoring

Entwicklung eines Social-Media-Dashboards für Krankenhäuser

FundingDeloitte  GmbH

04/2014 - 07/2014 Mobile Incident Management

Entwicklung eines Prototyps für mobiles Incident-Management im Gashandel.

FundingWingas GmbH

10/2013-02/2014 Social CRM

Auswertung von Social Media zur Anreicherung von CRM-Daten

FundingWingas GmbHinnoscale AG

10/2012-02/2013 CRM@Uni

Anpassung von CRM Dynamics für den Einsatz an Universitäten

FundingMicrosoftdisserto management gmbh

04/2012-07/2012 Mobile Social Media

Entwicklung einer unternehmensspezifischen mobilen App für Yammer

FundingViadee GmbH