• Krause, N. M., Freiling, I., & Scheufele, D. A. (2022, May). The infodemic 'infodemic': Toward a more nuanced understanding of truth-claims and the need for (not) combatting misinformation. Presentation to the Political Communication Division at the (hybrid) 72nd annual conference of the International Communication Association (ICA) Conference, May 26-30, Paris, France.
  • Matthes, J., Nanz, A., Kaskeleviciute, R., Reiter, F., Freiling, I., Neureiter, A., Stubenvoll, M., Sherrah, S. E., Juricek, S., Munzir, A. A., & Noronha, I. (2022, May). The way we use social media matters: A panel study on passive vs. active social media use, news avoidance, and affective polarization. Presentation to the Mass Communication Division at the (hybrid) 72nd annual conference of the International Communication Association (ICA), May 26-30, Paris, France.
  • Perreault, G., Pearce, K. E., Bowman, N. D., Oeldorf-Hirsch, A., Kranstuber Horstman, H., Kingsley Westerman, C., Freiling, I., Dubois, E., Kaur, S., Dorrance Hall, E., Denes, A., Baykurt, B., Wirz, D. S., Bowe, B. J., Henrichsen, J., Friedlander, J., & Goodwin, C. (2022, May). The Fulbright experience in communication. Blue Sky Workshop at the (hybrid) 72nd annual conference of the International Communication Association (ICA) Conference, May 26-30, Paris, France.
  • Matthes, J., & Freiling, I. (2022, April). Practical challenges of citizen social science: A call for a modest view. Presentation at the Engaging Citizen Science Conference 2022, April 25-26, Aarhus, Denmark.
  • Calice, M., Beets, B., Bao, L., Freiling, I., Brossard, D., & Scheufele, D. A. (2021, November). How junior faculty and graduate students are challenging the status quo of public engagement. Presentation at the Science & You 2021, November 16-19, Metz, France.
  • Stubenvoll, M., Freiling, I., & Matthes, J. (2021, September). Resistant and misinformed: Understanding the psychological drivers of COVID-19 misperceptions. Presentation at the (virtual) 3rd Multidisciplinary International Symposium on Disinformation in Open Online Media (MISDOOM), September 21-22.
  • Freiling, I., Krause, N. K., Chen, K., & Scheufele, D. A. (2021, August). Science of open (communication) science: Toward an evidence-driven understanding of quality criteria in communication research. Presentation at the (virtual) annual conference of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (AEJMC), August 4-7.
  • Calice, M. N., Freiling, I., Scheufele, D. A., Brossard, D., Newman, T. P., & Xenos, M. A. (2021, July). When educated whites don't see a problem: Divides in public opinion on AI-based policing based on race and literacy. Poster presented at the Science Public Engagement Partnership (SciPEP) conference, Virtual.
  • Freiling, I., Krause, N. M., Scheufele, D. A., & Brossard, D. (2021, May). Believing and sharing misinformation, fact-checks, and accurate information on social media: Anxiety during COVID-19. Presentation to the Political Communication Division at the (virtual) 71st annual conference of the International Communication Association (ICA), May 27-31.
  • Calice, M. N., Bao, L., Freiling, I., Howell, E., Yang, S., Xenos, M. A., Brossard, D., Newman, T. P., & Scheufele, D. A. (2021, May). New gatekeepers, old partisan patterns: How partisanship shapes perceptions of "algorithmic news bias". Presentation to the Political Communication Division at the (virtual) 71st annual conference of the International Communication Association (ICA), May 27-31.
  • Bao, L., Howell, E., Calice, M. N., Freiling, I., Scheufele, D. A., Newman, T. P., Brossard, D., & Xenos, M. A., (2021, May). How ideology and media use predict conspiracy theory beliefs in the U.S. Presentation to the Political Communication Division at the (virtual) 71st annual conference of the International Communication Association (ICA), May 27-31.
  • Freiling, I. (2021, May). YouCount. Empowering youth and co-creating social innovations and policymaking through youth-focused citizen social science. Presentation at the European Citizen Science Association & EU-Citizen.Science Webinar "New Citizen Science Projects 2021", Virtual.
  • Freiling, I. (2021, May). Dealing with the COVID-19 information environment on social media: From evaluating to sharing (mis)information. Presentation to the Student Council of the University of Cologne, Virtual.
  • Freiling, I., Krause, N. M., Scheufele, D. A., & Brossard, D. (2021, April). Anxiety fueling belief in and sharing of true, false, and corrected information on social media during COVID-19. DACH21: Three-Country Conference on Communication Science, Virtual.
  • Krause, N. M., Freiling, I., Wirz, C.D., Yang, S., Newman, T. P., Brossard, D., Scheufele, D. A., Xenos, M. A. (2020, December). Faith in intelligence design: The interplay of trust and political ideology in shaping attitudes toward AI. Presentation at the Society for Risk Analysis (SRA) conference, Virtual December 16.
  • Freiling, I. (2020, February). Detecting misinformation on social media: A think-aloud study on user strategies. E-Poster presentation at the AAAS Annual Meeting, February 16, Seattle, WA, USA.
  • Freiling, I. (2019, July). The fight against misinformation: How users evaluate information in Facebook posts. Poster presentation at the International Summer School 2019 "Social Media as a Digital Agora for Arguments, Opinions, and Ideas?", July 17, Duisburg, Germany.
  • Freiling, I. (2019, May). Misinformation in online social networks: Users' strategies in trust and credibility evaluation. Presentation at the 69th annual conference of the International Communication Association (ICA), May 20-26, Washington, D.C., USA.
  • Freiling, I. (2019, May). Misinformation auf SNS: Eine Nutzer-Perspektive. Presentation at the 64th annual conference of the German Communication Association (DGPuK), May 10, Münster, Germany.
  • Freiling, I., & König, L. (2019, April): Could you repeat hat? Replicating the "good sound good research" effect. Presentation at the 61st Conference of Experimental Psychologists (TEAP 2019), April 16, London, UK.
  • Freiling, I. (2019, April). Von wahr bis falsch, von öffentlich bis privat: Entgrenzungen in sozialen Onlinenetzwerken. Presentation at the interdisciplinary conference of the smartNETWORK, April 2, Münster, Germany.
  • Freiling, I. (2019, February). Searching for more or just using what's there? Online social network users' strategies to detect misinformation. Presentation at the multidisciplinary International Symposium on Disinformation in Open Online Media, February 28, Hamburg, Germany.
  • Freiling, I., Hagen, L. M., Harst, L., & Mothes, C. (2017, May). Wie uns Unterhaltung unterhält. Erklärungen aus dem kommunikationswissenschaftlichen Theorienbaukasten am Beispiel von WESTWORLD. Weiter-Sehen – 4. Werkstatt-Tagung "WESTWORLD", May 29, Dresden, Germany.
  • Donsbach, W., Mothes, C., Schielicke, A.-M., & Freiling, I. (2015, May). Spiral of dis-identification: A new look at negative attitudes towards politics. Presentation at the 65th annual conference of the International Communication Association (ICA), May 21-25, San Juan, Puerto Rico.
  • Donsbach, W., Schielicke, A.-M., Degen, M., Freiling, I., & Mothes, C. (2014, September). Spiral of dis-identification. Another look at reasons for negative political attitudes. Presentation at the 67th annual conference of the World Association for Public Opinion Research (WAPOR), September 6, Nice, France.
  • Donsbach, W., Mothes, C., Schielicke, A.-M, Degen, M., & Freiling, I. (2013, November). Wähleransprache und Wählermobilisierung angesichts komplexer Themen. Entscheidungen und Perspektiven: Das Wahljahr 2013. Presentation at the "Akademie für politische Bildung", November 30, Tutzing, Germany.