[ 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 […]

[ October 24, 2016; 14:30 to 15:45. 14:30 to 15:45. ] By Ionat Zurr

Dr. Ionat Zurr will give a seminar on ‘Vessels of Care and Control’, at Medical Museion on Monday 24th October at 14.30. The seminar will focus on the incubators that contain and control life in both laboratories and artistic practices; and which act as both a conceptual and biopolitical apparatus.

Address: Medical Museion, University […]

The PhD programme prepares the candidate for a research or teaching career in academia as well as provides professional skills for work outside the academic field. An essential aim of the programme is that the student shall experience collaboration with other researchers and thereby establish a national and international contact network. Currently there are approximately […]

[ October 21, 2016; 09:00 to 10:00. ] publicETHOS presentation by Noortje Marres, Associate Professor at Centre for Interdisciplinary Methodologies at the University of Warwick.

October 21st 9:00-10:00 at Auditorium 2, IT-University of Copenhagen, Rued Langgaardsvej 7, DK-2300 Copenhagen S.

“This lecture will investigate the “street trial” as a device for experimental inquiry into energy worlds. Drawing on previous work on living experiments as multifarious instruments […]

[ October 28, 2016; 10:00 to 11:30. ] Talk by Günter Getzinger, Graz University of Technology

October 28, 2016 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM

at the IT University of Copenhagen, room 5A60

Mobility behavior of young adults at the age of 16 to 36 year – the
so-called generation Y – are substantially different to those of
former generations. The most important trends are the increasing use
of public […]

The DASTS Board meet on October 5th 2016 read the summary here.

[ October 13, 2016; 17:00 to 19:00. ] Talk by Professor T.J. Demos at Kunsthal Charlottenborg the 13th of October at 17:00-19:00.

T.J. Demos is professor in History of Art and Visual Culture, University of California, and deals with global political issues as sustainability, climate changes, and neo-liberalism, and how art can challenge and practice a form of activism against more established political systems. At […]

Sampsa Hyysalo, Nelly Oudshoorn and Torben Elgaard Jensen (DASTS member) have received the Freeman Award for their edited volume The New Production of Users: Changing innovation collectives and involvement strategies (Routledge 2016). The Freeman Award is given biannually by the European Association for Studies of Science and Technology (EASST) for “a publication which is a […]

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 […]

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.