Warring relations: methodological and ethical challenges of ethnographic research on soldier and veteran sociality – 2-day workshop, 8th and 9th of December, 2016 in Copenhagen
Military operations since the beginning of the 1990s re-invoked scholarly interest in the effects of military culture and the experiences of war for people’s individual and collective sense of identity and […]

[ May 31, 2017 to June 2, 2017. ] CALL FOR PAPERS AND PANEL PROPOSALS
Third Nordic Science and Technology Studies Conference
May 31-June 2, 2017
University of Gothenburg

The field of science and technology studies (STS) has grown rapidly in the Nordic countries and the purpose of the biannual Nordic STS conference is to stimulate scientific exchanges among STS scholars by providing a regional forum for presenting […]

Call for papers for special issue of STS Encounters on Social Work & STS. Guest editors: Lars Bo Andersen, Rasmus Hoffmann Birk and Louise Nørgaard Glud. See the full call and plan for submissions here.

10-12 Lecture by Yuk Hui: On the Existence of Digital Objects at RUC on the 11th of October.
Yuk Hui is a postdoctoral researcher at the Institute of Culture and Aesthetics of Digital Media in Leuphana University in Germany.
In this lecture, Yuk Hui will present his recent book On the Existence of Digital Objects (University of […]

Part 1: May 31-June 1, 2017 (2 days)
Part 2: August 23-24, 2017 (2 days)
Part 1: Technical University of Denmark (DTU Lyngby Campus, Denmark)
Part 2: Aalborg University, Copenhagen (AAU Campus in Copenhagen, Denmark)
Credits: 5 ECTS
The deadline for applications is Friday, March 31, 2017, at 12 o’clock, and applicants may expect to receive notification of acceptance by Wednesday, […]

Entanglements of technologies, politics, problems and conflicts.
Postgraduate course, 6 university credits
When? Weeks 42-45 (Oct. 17 – Nov. 11).
Where? Tema T – Department of Thematic Studies: Technology and Social Change, Linköping University, Sweden.
Technologies are inevitably at the centre of the act of shaping publics as well as of how publics shape technologies. Throughout its history, Science […]

Hvorfor var den Holocaustbenægtende chatrobot Tay en succes for kunstig intelligens? Er makerkulturen en oprørsbevægelse? Kan vi hacke os til at blive bedre mennesker? Hvorfor er det vigtigt at forstå, hvordan maskiner virker?
Tid: Fredag d. 23. september kl. 18.30-20.30
Sted: GAME ved KPH Volume på Enghavevej 82
Pris: 100,- (150,- for ikke-abonnenter) + gebyr
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MakerMinds er […]

Tenure Track Assistant Professorship in »Digital Technology in Society«
The professorship belongs to the Munich Center for Technology in Society (MCTS), which serves as a cross-faculty integrative research center focusing on the interface between science, technology and society. The Center´s research agenda is dedicated to Science and Technology Studies with a comprehensive orientation towards technology, technosciences […]

Science, Technology and Learning Seminar Series (STL Seminars) @AAUCPH
As the dust settles after the hype about big data, it becomes clear that core questions about knowledge and learning in a digital age remain unanswered. Humanistic and social research has not been made redundant by the influx of large digital data streams, as some computationally inclined […]

Conference: Metric Culture: The Quantified Self and Beyond
Date of conference: 8-9 June 2017
Venue: Aarhus Institute of Advanced Studies, Denmark
Confirmed keynote speakers:
Deborah Lupton (University of Canberra, Australia)
Rosalind Gill (City University London, UK)
More information on the theme of the conference can be found here.
We invite submissions (theoretical, empirical, visual or performative) on topics related (but […]