2019 4S New Orleans Undergraduate Program

The 2019 4S Meeting Undergraduate Program is designed to facilitate the experience and interests of students. All 4S members are encouraged to participate in the program to help build student participation and community within 4S.  More details on the program…

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…

New Webmaster for DASTS

Asger Gehrt Olesen, PhD Fellow at Aalborg University, will succeed Lasse Blond, PhD Fellow at Aarhus University, as webmaster of DASTS.dk. Lasse will devote himself to the completion of his PhD-project. Thanks to Lasse for the infrastructural work, and to Asger for taking over this…

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…

Infrastructure: Mitigate, Sustain or Vacate?

Please consider submitting your abstract to this panel at 4S in New Orleans on September 4-7 2019. Brit Ross Winthereik, IT University of Copenhagen Anne Beaulieu, University of Groningen STS and Anthropology have explored infrastructures empirically, theoretically, and conceptually for several…

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