METRICS 2017: Workshop on Informetric and Scientometric Research (SIG/MET)
Arlington, VA, USA     Friday, October 27th, 2017,
9:00am–5:00 pm at the Hyatt Regency

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9:00 – 9:15 Opening remarks
9:15 – 10:30 Regarding indicators
Katherine McCain Undercounting the gift givers: Issues when tallying acknowledgments in life sciences research
Isabelle Dorsch Relative Visibility: Methodological Considerations on a New Scientometric Indicator Based upon Personal Publication Lists presentation
Judit Bar-Ilan CiteScore vs JIF and Other Journal Indicators
10:30 – 10:45 Coffee Break
10:45 – 12:00 Student papers
Wanying Zhao, Jin Mao, Kun Lu An Exploratory Study on Co-word Network Simulation presentation
Antoine Archambault, Philippe Mongeon, Vincent Larivière The concentration of journal use in Canadian universities
Christine Meschede Cross-Metric Compatibility of Altmetrics: Consistency of the Metrics from PlumX and presentation
12:00 – 13:30 Lunch Break
13:30 – 14:00 Poster session: peer-reviewed posters
Peter Hook Are the Scaling Properties of Research Universities More Like Cities or Corporations?
Chrstina K. Pikas Methods for Bibliometric Institutional Profiles for the Practitioner
Open Poster Session: Workshop participants can bring a poster to present and discuss their latest research.
14:00 – 14:45 All about citations
Edwin Henneken, Alberto Accomazzi, Sergio Blanco-Cuaresma, August Muench, Lars Holm Nielsen Asclepias – Capturing Software Citations in Astronomy
Eto Masaki Increasing Source Documents of Rough Co-citation to Expand Co-citation Networks for Scientific Paper Searches
14:45 – 15:00 Coffee break
15:00 – 16:15 Other metrics
Pei-Ying Chen, Erica Hayes, Stefanie Haustein, Vincent Larivière, Cassidy R. Sugimoto Politics of platforms: the ideological perspectives of social reference manager users on scholarly communication
Eshan Mohammadi, Mike Thelwall, Kristi Holmes Interpret the meaning of academic tweets: A multi-disciplinary survey
Philippe Mongeon Is there a Matilda effect in academic patenting?
16:15 – 17:00 Best paper award sponsored by Elsevier and
Open discussions
Closing remarks