Publications and Conferences

Peer-Reviewed Publications

Plüss, Brian, Mennatallah El-Assady, Fabian Sperrle, Valentin Gold, Katarzyna Budzysnka, Annette Hautli-Janisz, and Chris Reed. ”ADD-up: Visual Analytics for Augmented Deliberative Democracy”. In Modgil, Sanjay, Katarzyna Budzynska, and John Lawrence (Eds.) Computational Models of Argument. Proceedings of COMMA 2018. Vol. 305: pp. 471–472. IOS Press, Amsterdam.

El-Assady, Mennatallah, Annette Hautli-Janisz, Valentin Gold, Miriam Butt, Katharina Holzinger, and Daniel Keim. "Interactive Visual Analysis of Transcribed Multi-Party Discourse". In: Proceedings of the 55th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL): Systems Demonstrations, pp. 49–54, Stroudsburg, PA.

El-Assady, Mennatallah, Valentin Gold, Markus John, Thomas Ertl, and Daniel Keim. "Visual Text Analytics in Context of Digital Humanities", In: IEEE Information Visualization Conference (InfoVis), Workshop on Visualization for the Digital Humanities (VIS4DH), 2016.

El-Assady, Mennatallah, Valentin Gold, Carmela Acevedo, Christopher Collins, and Daniel Keim. "ConToVi: Multi-Party Conversation Exploration using Topic-Space Views", Computer Graphics Forum 35(5), pp. 431-440, 2016. | [video]

Gold, Valentin, Mennatallah El-Assady, Tina Bogel, Christian Rohrdantz, Miriam Butt, Katharina Holzinger, and Daniel Keim. "Visual Linguistic Analysis of Political Discussions: Measuring Deliberative Quality". Digital Scholarship in the Humanities. First published online: 10 September 2015.

Gold, Valentin, Christian Rohrdantz, and Mennatallah El-Assady. "Exploratory Text Analysis using Lexical Episode Plots" In: Eurographics Conference on Visualization (EuroVis) Short Papers (E. Bertini, J. Kennedy and E. Puppo, eds.), The Eurographics Association, 2015.

Gold, Valentin. "Partitioning ethnic groups and their members: Explaining variations in satisfaction with democracy in Africa" In: Peace Economics, Peace Science and Public Policy (PEPS) 18(3), pp. 1-13, 2012.

Other Publications

Gold, Valentin, Brian Plüss, Mennatallah El-Assady, Fabian Sperrle, Katarzyna Budzynska, Annette Hautli-Janisz, and Chris Reed. "Towards Deliberation Analytics: Stream Processing of Argument Data for Deliberative Communication." Argumentation and Society Workshop, Computational Model of Argument (COMMA) Conference, Warsaw, Poland, 2018.

Hautli-Janisz, Annette, Brian Plüss, Katarzyna Budzynska, Valentin Gold, and Chris Reed. ”Conventional Implicatures in Computational Argumentation” Argumentation and Philosophy Workshop, Computational Model of Argument (COMMA) Conference, Warsaw, Poland, 2018.

Gold, Valentin, Mennatallah El-Assady, and Christian Rohrdantz. "Explorative visuelle Textanalyse von politischen Debatten." In Behnke, Joachim, Andreas Blätte, Kai-Uwe Schnapp, and Claudius Wagemann (Eds.), Big Data? New Data, Nomos, Baden-Baden, 2017. (Forthcoming)

Gold, Valentin and Mennatallah El-Assady. ”Visualisierung von deliberativer Kommunikation: Möglichkeiten und Potenziale für Planungs- und Beteilungsverfahren.” In Bade, Korinna, Matthias Pietsch, Susanne Raabe, and Lars Schütz (Eds.), Technologische Trends im Spannungsfeld von Beteiligung – Entscheidung – Planung. Fachforum Digitales Planen und Gestalten, pp. 39-52, Shaker Verlag, Aachen.

El-Assady, Mennatallah, Valentin Gold, Annette Hautli-Janisz, Wolfgang Jentner, Miriam Butt, Katharina Holzinger, and Daniel Keim. "VisArgue - A Visual Text Analytics Framework for the Study of Deliberative Communication". In Širinić, Daniela, Jan Šnajder, Zoltán Fazekas and Shaun Bevan (Eds.), Proceedings of the International Conference on the Advances in Computational Analysis of Political Text (PolText2016), 2016.

El-Assady, Mennatallah and Valentin Gold. "Visual Analysis and Exploration of the 2016 US Presidential Debates",, 2016.

Gold, Valentin, Annette Hautli-Janisz, and Katharina Holzinger. "VisArgue. Analyse und Visualisierung von politischen Verhandlungen". Zeitschrift für Konfliktmanagement 3(16), pp. 98-99, 2016.

Gold, Valentin, Annette Hautli-Janisz, Katharina Holzinger, and Mennatallah El-Assady. VisArgue: Analysis and Visualization of Deliberative Political Communication. Political Communication Report, Issue 26.1-2, 2016.

Butt, Miriam, Gerhard Heyer, Katharina Holzinger, Cathleen Kantner, Daniel A.Keim, Jonas Kuhn, Gary Schaal, André Blessing, Sebastian Dumm, Mennatallah El-Assady, Valentin Gold, Matthias Lemke, Maike Müller, Andreas Niekler, Maximilian Overbeck, and Gregor Wiedemann. ”Argumentanalyse in digitalen Textkorpora.” In Digital Humanities im deutschsprachigen Raum

Gold, Valentin and Roos Haer. "The Diffusion of Atrocities: A Spatial Analysis on the Role of Refugee." Working Paper 5/2011, Network of European Peace Scientists (NEPS) Working Paper Series, 2011.

Selected Conference Papers

Gold, Valentin. "Finding Compromise: The Antecedents of Debate Quality in the German Mediation Committee." Paper prepared for presentation at the Annual Meeting of the European Political Science Association (EPSA), Brussels, Belgium, 2016.

Gold, Valentin. "Personality Traits and Debate Quality." Paper prepared for presentation at the Symposium "Exploring Ignorance: Acquisition, Selection and Processing of Information", University of Konstanz, Germany, 2016.

Gold, Valentin and Katharina Holzinger. "An Automated Text-Analysis Approach to Measuring the Quality of Deliberative Communication." Paper prepared for presentation at the Annual Meeting of the American Political Science Association (APSA), San Francisco, USA, 2015.

Bögel, Tina, Valentin Gold, Annette Hautli-Janisz, Christian Rohrdantz, Sebastian Sulger, Miriam Butt, Katharina Holzinger, and Daniel Keim. "Towards visualizing linguistic patterns of deliberation: a case study of the S21 arbitration." Paper prepared for presentation at the Digital Humanities (DH) Conference, Lausanne, Switzerland, 2015.