Call for papers for open panel at 4S “Organising techno scientific capitalism: Epistemic values, practices & assets.

Please consider submitting your paper for 4S to “Organising techno scientific capitalism: Epistemic values, practices & assets.” Deadline for submitting an abstract to the panel is February 1st.  https://www.academia.edu/38077632/CfP_4s_Open_Panel_-_Organizing_technoscientific_capitalism_Epistemic_values_practices_and_assets

Call for Abstracts: The Digitally Engaged Patient

June 11-12th , 2019, Copenhagen Call for abstracts:  https://vital.ku.dk/news-from-vital/call-for-abstracts/, Abstract Deadline: February 1, 2019 Sign up here: https://eventsignup.ku.dk/VITAL-DEPConference This 2-day conference on The Digitally Engaged Patient addresses and challenges the recent transition from eHealth to mHealth and welcomes researchers within the fields…

Meeting Food and ‘fooding’ – encounters between well-known and surprising qualities of food panel at Nordic STS

Dear all, We kindly invite papers for our upcoming panel: Meeting Food and ‘fooding’ – encounters between well-known and surprising qualities of food. Nordic STS Conference 13 – 14 June 2019, Tampere University, Finland Organizers: Heather Paxson, Interim Head and…

Launch of excellent STS-student papers series

DASTS and the editorial board of STS Encounters hereby launches the initiative excellent student paper series. The idea is that very good student papers can be published via the DASTS website. Members of DASTS that evaluate exam assignments are hereby…

Call for papers for Nordic STS: DATA, GOVERNANCE, WELFARE: NORDIC PERSPECTIVES

Call for papers for track at Nordic STS Deadline 17.1.2018 Data, governance, welfare: Nordic perspectives Currently, “data” seems to emerge everywhere and be on everyone’s lips: multiplying, proliferating and transforming. Shrouded in equal parts hype and anticipation, there seems no…

Co-creating or Testing Scalable Societies? Test Beds and Living labs as Emerging Innovation Policy Instrument, panel at 4S 2019 New Orleans (September 4-7, 2019)

Please consider submitting your abstract to this open panel 23: Test beds and living labs (TB/LL) have emerged as a prominent approach to foster innovation across geographical regions and technical domains, including in energy, transportation, smart cities, and robotics. Feeding…

Phd Scholarships in Social Carbon Project at ITU

The SOCCAR project has funding for 2 PhD students with a background in STS/anthropology/sociology/human geography or similar disciplines. These positions are now advertised online. See more https://candidate.hr-manager.net/ApplicationInit.aspx?cid=119&ProjectId=181012&DepartmentId=3439&MediaId=5

Symposium on (and with) food, food studies, STS and Anthropology with Heather Paxson

FOCUS and STS centre Aarhus are honored to announce a symposium on (and with) food, food studies, STS and Anthropology with Heather Paxson prof. and interim head of Anthropology, MIT. Paxson’s keynote is entitled ‘Rethinking Food and its Eaters’. Her…

Pre-conference for junior researchers before the 4th Nordic Science and Technology Studies conference

On June 12, prior to the 4th Nordic Science and Technology Studies conference, a one-day pre-conference for junior researchers (doctoral and postdoctoral early career researchers) will take place. This pre-conference will be organised in collaboration with the Finnish Society for Science and…

CONCEPTS, EXCESS, OVERFLOW: An open seminar on the conceptual and its limits

CONCEPTS, EXCESS, OVERFLOW: An open seminar on the conceptual and its limits with talks by   PROFESSOR STEVE BROWN Department for People and Organisations, The Open University   PROFESSOR BODIL MARIE STAVNING THOMSEN School of Communication and Culture, Aarhus University   PROFESSOR MORTEN…