Seminar 2018/10/27
TIGCR Members Participated the International Conference of Asian Election Studies (AES 2018)

On October 26-27, TIGCR's Director Chi Huang and Associate Director Chia-hung Tsai with other TIGCR members, Ching-hsin Yu, Lu-huei Chen, Eric Chen-hua Yu, Nathan Batto and Tsung-han Tsai, participated the International Conference of Asian Election Studies (AES 2018) in Tokyo. The conference was hosted by Keio University.

Lecture 2018/10/24
On Social Media and Political Polarization: Professor Francis Lee’s Speech

Political polarization has become one of the most critical issues in Taiwan society recently. It is also the main research topic of TIGCR (Taiwan Institute for Governance and Communication Research). TIGCR was pleased to have Professor Francis Lee, the Dean of School of Journalism and Communication, the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) to visit TIGCR and deliver lecture at National Chengchi University (NCCU) on October 24.

Seminar 2018/10/05
Survey Research Methods and Applications Academic Conference 2018 Drew to Successful Close by RCS and TIGCR

On 4th & 5th October, Survey Research Methods and Application Academic Conference 2018 was held in Research Center for Humanities and Social Science (RCHS), which was co-organized by Center for Survey Research (CSR) in RCHS and Taiwan Institution for Governance Communication and Research (TIGCR).

Lecture 2018/09/05
Sociologist Collaborated Facebook to Open up New Dimension under Threats of Privacy Crisis

Taiwan Institute for Governance and Communication Research (TIGCR), Taiwan Studies Center, and Election Study Center (ESC) jointly invited Professor Nathaniel Persily of Stanford Law School to NCCU to deliver lecture and attend the forum. The subject of the lecture is “Can democracy survive internet?”, which is about the phenomenon of ubiquitous fake new and bots existing in election periods, and how echo chamber may affect democracy.

Lecture 2018/06/22
A Marriage of Tradition and Innovation: VR Opens a New Visual World to Exploration

On June 22nd, the center invited Dr. Sun Joo (Grace) Ahn of the College of Journalism & Mass Communication at the University of Georgia, who is also founder and curator of the Games and Virtual Environments Lab there. Dr. Ahn attended a discussion at the center to share the results of her more than 10 years of research into how the experience of Virtual Reality has affected the attitudes and behaviors of people.

Lecture 2018/06/15
Professor Himelboim Explains the Applications and Challenges for the Big Data Analysis of Social Media in Taiwan

This month the TIGCR, the NCCU College of Communication and the ITSA invited Dr. Itai Himelboim of the Department of Advertising & Public Relations of the Grady College of Journalism & Mass Communication at the University of Georgia to Chengchih University for a visit and exchange.