Presentations

2020

  • Denault, V. (2020, November). Nonverbal communication technology and security: Challenges for a post-pandemic world. In B. Lane (Chair). Emerging Technologies and Nonverbal Communication: Theoretical and Methodological Advances in Nonverbal Research. Communication presented at the 106th Annual Conference of the National Communication Association, Indianapolis, United States.
  • Dunbar, N., Denault, V., & Hansia, M. (2020, January). Transcript case studies: MURI transcript analysis. In J. Burgoon, N. Dunbar, J. Nunamaker & J. Proudfoot (Chairs). Credibility and Screening Technologies Symposium. Communication presented at the 2019 Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences, Maui, Hawaii.
  • Ramirez, F., Denault, V., & Carpenter, S. (2020, May). Rape myths and credibility attacks in the age of social media. Communication presented at the 70th Annual Conference of the International Communication Association, Queensland, Australia.
  • Ramirez, F., Denault, V., Carpenter, S., & Wyers, J. (2020, November). “But her age was not given on her Facebook profile”: Minors and digital evidence in sexual assault trials. Communication presented at the 106th Annual Conference of the National Communication Association, Indianapolis, United States.

2019

  • Denault, V. (2019, May). Perceptions uncovered: The science of non-verbal communication, more than 60 years of research for security practitioners. Communication presented at the Behavioural Analysis 2019 Conference, Minneapolis, United-States.
  • Denault, V. (2019, May). The science of real-time lie detection. In A. Navaneelan (Chair). Refugee status determination & credibility assessment. Communication presented at the Building a Shared Agenda: Collaborating on Socio-legal Research to Improve Refugee Status Decision-Making Workshop, Toronto, Canada.
  • Landry, F., Plusquellec, P., Denault, V., & Ouellet-Morin, I. (2019, May). Mouvement des mains dirigé vers soi, que nous disent-ils lors d’une situation de provocation? [Movement of hands towards oneself, what do they tell us in a situation of provocation?]. In P. Plusquellec & V. Denault (Chairs). La communication non verbale: recherches, enjeux et dialogues interdisciplinaires. Communication presented at the 87e Congrès de l’ACFAS, Gatineau, Canada.
  • Ramirez, F. A., & Denault, V. (2019, July). Facebook, female victims and social media evidence in sexual assault trials. Communication presented at the 10th International Conference on Social Media & Society, Toronto, Canada.
  • Turbide, O., Cherba, M., & Denault, V. (2019, July). Responding to self-disclosure in a discussion forum for people living with cancer: a conversational approach. Communication presented at the 10th International Conference on Social Media & Society, Toronto, Canada.

2018

  • Denault, V. (2018, April). L’étude de la communication non verbale comme outil de développement de l’esprit critique [The study of nonverbal communication as a tool to develop critical thinking]. Communication presented at the Colloque interuniversitaire en communication de l’AEMDC 2018, Montreal, Canada
  • Denault, V. (2018, June). Trial judges and the detection of deception: Good intentions and good practices are not synonyms. In V. Denault (Chair). Better practices, better justice: Arguments for interdisciplinary dialogues. Communication presented at for the 29th International Congress of Applied Psychology, Montreal, Canada.
  • Denault, V. (2018, June). The 100 most cited papers on human deception, A bibliometric analysis. Communication presented at the 29th International Congress of Applied Psychology, Montreal, Canada.
  • Denault, V. (2018, June). Le rôle de la science dans le développement de meilleures pratiques professionnelles, que doit-on retenir du programme de détection de comportements suspects SPOT? [The role of science in the development of best professional practices, what should we remember from the suspicious behavior detection program SPOT?]. Communication presented at the Colloque étudiant sur la recherche en sciences criminelles, Trois Rivières, Canada.
  • Denault, V. (2018, November). Judges, witnesses and nonverbal communication: The influence of demeanor on the assessment of testimonies. In J. Bowman (Chair). What count as evidence? Kernels of contradictions in nonverbal theory and measures. Communication presented at the 104th Annual Convention of the National Communication Association (NCA), Salt Lake City, United States.

2017

  • Denault, V. (2017, April). Les experts en non-verbal dans les médias, plus de pseudo que de science? Le cas de la poignée de main Trump-Trudeau [The non-verbal experts in the media, more pseudo than science? The case of the Trump-Trudeau handshake]. Communication presented at the Colloque interuniversitaire en communication de l’AEMDC 2017, Montreal, Canada.
  • Denault, V. (2017, March). L’attaque ad hominem comme stratégie de réponse aux critiques. Une autoethnographie de la dénonciation d’une pseudoscience [Ad hominem attack as a strategy to answer criticisms. An autoethnography of the denunciation of a pseudoscience]. Communication presented at the Colloque Divers’COM 2017, Montreal, Canada.
  • Denault, V. (2017, November). Le triomphe de la vérité lors de procès, véritable espoir ou croyance naïve? [The triumph of truth during trial, genuine promise or naïve belief?]. Communication presented at the Colloque du CRDS 2017, Montreal, Canada.
  • Denault, V., & Cooren, F. (2017, October). The becoming of a small claims court judgement: A ventriloquial perspective. Communication presented at the 2017 International Association for Dialogue Analysis Conference, Bologna, Italy.
  • Denault, V., & Rioux-Turcotte, J. (2017, May). Implication des chercheurs en linguistique légale dans le milieu judiciaire francophone, une course contre la montre [Implication of forensic linguistic researchers in the francophone judiciary, a race against the clock]. In M. Laforest & A. Houle (Chairs). L’étude du langage en contexte judiciaire, au service de l’enquête et du droit. Communication presented at the 85e Congrès de l’ACFAS, Montreal, Canada.
  • Denault, V., & Rochat, N. (2017, May). Témoignage véridique, ou témoignage mensonger? Lorsque l’évaluation de la crédibilité perd en crédibilité [Truthful testimony, or deceitful testimony? When credibility assessment loses in credibility]. Communication presented at the 85e Congrès de l’ACFAS, Montreal, Canada.

2016

  • Denault, V. (2016, November). Nonverbal communication in the courtroom: What inductive case law analysis tells us. In A. Duggan (Chair). Nonverbal methods and measures in applied contexts. Communication presented at the 102nd Annual Convention of the National Communication Association (NCA), Philadelphia, United States.
  • Delmas, H., Elissalde, B., Denault, V., Rochat, N., Demarchi, S., Tijus, C., & Urdapilleta, I. (2016, June). Synergology’s “false no” response theory: Testing and implications of a pseudo-scientific belief about deception. Communication presented at the 9th Annual Conference of the International Investigative Interviewing Research Group, London, United Kingdom.
  • Denault, V. (2016, May). Le non-verbal des témoins lors de procès: Quand la forme l’emporte sur le fond [The nonverbal of witnesses during trials: When the form prevails on the substance]. Communication presented at the 84e Congrès de l’ACFAS, Montreal, Canada.
  • Denault, V. (2016, March). Utilisation de la Interpersonal Deception Theory en recherche expérimentale de 1996 à 2016, que doit-on retenir? [The use of Interpersonal Deception Theory in experimental research from 1996 to 2016, what should we remember?]. Communication presented at the Colloque interuniversitaire en communication de l’AEMDC 2016, Montreal, Canada.
  • Denault, V. (2016, March). Commission Charbonneau: Quand plaidoirie rime avec ventriloquie [Charbonneau Commission: when argumentation rhymes with ventriloquism]. Communication presented at the Colloque Divers’COM 2016, Montreal, Canada.
  • Denault, V. (2016, June). Impacts of pseudo-sciences in the judicial system. In S. Demarchi (Chair). The impact of erroneous beliefs and non-scientific practices in the judicial process. Communication presented at the 9th Annual Conference of the International Investigative Interviewing Research Group, London, United Kingdom.
  • Denault, V., & Cooren, F. (2016, May). Lawyers as ventriloquists: A contemporary approach to understanding credibility in the courtroom. Communication presented at the 4th International Conference of the Center for Research in Language and Law, Caserta, Italy.
  • Denault, V., Cooren, F., & Plusquellec, P. (2016, June). When facial expressions and gestures speak louder than words: An interdisciplinary multimodal interaction analysis of power and authority. Communication presented at the 66th Annual Preconference of the International Communication Association, Fukuoka, Japan.
  • Denault, V., & Delmas, H. (2016, June). The use of Information Manipulation Theory in deception research: Lessons from the past, ideas for the future. Communication presented at the 9th Annual Conference of the International Investigative Interviewing Research Group, London, United Kingdom.
  • Denault, V,. & Delmas, H. (2016, June). Credibility in the courtroom: What investigating interviewing professionals need to know. Communication presented at the 9th Annual Conference of the International Investigative Interviewing Research Group, London, United Kingdom.
  • Denault, V., Delmas, H., & Rochat, N. (2016, July). Credibility assessment of witnesses: Dubious criteria and pseudoscience. Communication presented at the 26th Annual Conference of the European Association of Psychology and Law, Toulouse, France.
  • Denault, V., Rioux-Turcotte, J., & Tomas, F. (2016, November). La spontanéité du discours, un facteur déterminant la crédibilité des témoins [The spontaneity of discourse, a determining factor of witnesses credibility]. Communication presented at the Colloque VocUM 2016, Montreal, Canada.

2015

  • Delmas, H., Elissalde, B., Denault, V., Rochat, N., Demarchi, S., Tijus, C., & Urdapilleta, I. (2015, October). Une nouvelle croyance sur le mensonge: la théorie des « faux non » en synergologie [A new belief on lie: The “false no” theory in synergology]. Communication presented at the Colloque Cognition, Langage, Interaction 2015, Paris, France.
  • Denault, V. (2015, November). Le « langage » non verbal des témoins, quand les pseudosciences s’invitent au tribunal [The “body language” of witnesses, when pseudosciences are invited in the courtroom]. Communication presented at the Colloque VocUM 2015, Montreal, Canada.
  • Denault, V. (2015, May). L’évaluation de la crédibilité des témoins: Justice est-elle rendue? [The credibility assessment of witnesses: Is justice served?]. Communication presented at the Colloque annuel des étudiants aux cycles supérieurs en droit 2015, Montreal, Canada.
  • Denault, V. (2015, March). Le polygraphe, outil de coercition moderne? [The polygraph, a modern coercive tool?]. Communication presented at the Colloque multidisciplinaire des cycles supérieurs de l’AGE UQTR 2015, Trois-Rivières, Canada.