CFP: Workshop Series on High-Frequency Trading

We are organizing a workshop series on high-frequency trading. The first one is to take place at CBS, Nov 24-25 2014. Please see the call for papers attached and via link, and feel free to circulate it (note that only…

Alien Energy: Digital walking stick launch in Hanstholm

Alien Energy: Digital walking stick launch in Hanstholm

The Alien Energy research team at IT University of Copenhagen is experimenting with new ways of communicating research and has developed a digital walking stick. The walking stick tells ethnographic stories about energy as you walk the dunes near the…

Seminar with Janelle S. Taylor: The Demise of the Bumbler and the Crock – From Experience to Accountability in Medical Education and Ethnography

Venue: Center for Sundhed og Samfund (CSS), Øster Farimagsgade 5A, room 5.0.22. Time: September 12th 10.30 am -12.00 Host: Centre for Medical Science and Technology Studies and the research project LifeWorth In this paper I consider the methods and findings…

Seminar with Cheryl Mattingly: Narrative, Suffering and Possible Selves: Moral Experiments in the Good Life

Venue: Center for Sundhed og Samfund (CSS), Øster Farimagsgade 5A, room 5.0.22. Time: August 18th 2014 2.00 pm – 3.30 pm Host: Centre for Medical Science and Technology Studies and the Danish Association of Anthropologists Abstract: This talk concerns the…

New article in STS-Encounters

Klaus Hoeyers inaugural lecture entitled: Blood, death and data. Engaging medical science and technology studies is now published in STS-Encounters. Access the article here: http://www.dasts.dk/?page_id=356

EASST Pre-Conference Doctoral Workshop – Torun

Dear PhD students, We would like to invite you to participate in the Pre-Conference Doctoral Workshop at the 2014 EASST Conference in Torun, Poland. The workshop will take place on 16 September, the day before the main conference starts. The…

Exnovation – another kind of sense-making in Health Care

Public Lecture with Jessica Mesman at DTU Lyngby Campus. Date and time: Thursday, August 7th, 2014, 2.00-3.30 pm. Venue: DTU Building 101 (entrance A), room S09 (ground floor) In connection with a brief visit to DTU, Jessica Mesman (Maastricht University,…

Associate Professor/Professor in STS at TIK Centre in Oslo

The TIK Centre for Technology, Innovation and Culture invites applications to a permanent (tenured) position as Associate Professor/Professor in Science & Technology Studies (SKO 1011/1013) with an expected starting date in autumn 2015. The successful candidate will be appointed as…

Postphenomenology – Theory, methods, challenges

Information Studies, Aarhus University Denmark, September 22-26, 2014 Postphenomenology has in the last 10-15 years become a new, well-recognized qualitative stance toward studying human-technology relations. Postphenomenology has distanced itself from narrow ‘armchair’ philosophy to engage in close studies of actual…

Christopher Gad forsvarer ph.d.-afhandling

Christopher Gad forsvarer afhandlingen Virkeligheder på spil – studier i empirisk filosofi, fiskerikontrol og ontologisk arbejde. Forsvaret finder sted mandag d. 8.6, kl. 13-16, IT-byen Katrinebjerg, lille auditorium, åbogade 19, 8200 Århus N. Efter forsvaret afholdes reception i frokoststuen på…