Winter School on the Anticipatory Governance of Emerging Technologies

The Center for Nanotechnology in Society at Arizona State University (CNS-ASU) will hold its third annual Winter School on the Anticipatory Governance of Emerging Technologies January 3-11, 2015 at Saguaro Lake Ranch in Mesa, AZ. The CNS-ASU Winter School is…

Symposium: Environmental Entanglements

Symposium: Environmental Entanglements

Please join us for this international symposium, which takes place October 28.-29. at Videnskabernes Selskab in Copenhagen. Registration is free, but there are limited seats. Register here. The symposium is organized in collaboration between four Danish Universities: Aalborg University, Aarhus…

PhD defence: “Active ageing and the unmaking of old age: the knowledge productions, everyday practices and policies of the good late life”

PhD defence by Aske Juul Lassen, Center for Healthy Aging, Saxo Institute, September 26th 2014 at 2 pm, in room 21.0.54, KUA1, Njalsgade 120, DK-2300 Copenhagen S. The defence is open for public attendance. Construction and effect of active ageing…

Foredragsrække: Tekno-videnskabelige verdener i samfundsvidenskaberne

Igennem de seneste 30 år er videnskabs- og teknologistudier (STS) vokset til et betydeligt tværfagligt forskningsfelt, med forgreninger rundt i mange samfunds- og humanvidenskabelige discipliner (historie, sociologi, antropologi, filosofi, politologi, geografi osv.). Ud over at placere videnskab og teknologi centralt…

International Conference on Critical Kinship Studies

Venue: University of Southern Denmark, Odense Denmark Dates: 8-10th October, 2014 Register for the conference here – deadline 15 September See the program here. See the keynotes here. Information about Odense, for example accommodation and events see here. The making…

Two open lectures with Annemarie Mol

OPEN LECTURE: Feminist scholarship and fleshy realities. The case of kilo calories Time: Thursday, September 11th . 3PM – 5PM Place: The University of Copenhagen, Dept. of Sociology, CSS, Øster Farimagsgade 5, Copenhagen. 35.01.44 OPEN LECTURE: Ontonorms and other norms….

THE TARDE PROBLEM, OR, HOW TO RECONCILE METAPHYSICS AND SOCIOLOGY

Matei Candea gives a paper on Gabriel Tarde entitled: THE TARDE PROBLEM, OR, HOW TO RECONCILE METAPHYSICS AND SOCIOLOGY, the 18. September 2014, 14.00-16.00 at Aarhus University hosted by CESAU. See more here: http://cesau.au.dk/aktuelt/arrangement/artikel/the-social-after-gabriel-tarde/

In the Search for Replaceable Hearts How do Everyday Cyborgs Feel?

Centre for Medical Science and Technology Studies, University of Copenhagen, is happy to announce the following guest lecture: Dr Gill Haddow: In the Search for Replaceable Hearts How do Everyday Cyborgs Feel? October 9, at 14:00 – 15:00, in room…

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…