Phd-Defence James Maguire, Thursday, 4 May at 1PM

  James Maguire from the Technologies in Practice Research Group will be defending his thesis. Everybody is invited to join for the defence and the following reception 4 May, at 1PM. Location room: Auditorium 2 Thesis:”Icelandic Geopower: Accelerating and Infrastructuring…

publicETHOS: Mining the Web with Hyphe

Can we find our way in the web without Google? The web is not structured as a library, but it is not chaos either. Thanks to graph theory we have a better understanding of the web as a network. Science…

Four public lectures on methodological and ethical challenges of doing research on soldier and veteran sociality – 8th and 9th of December 2016, Copenhagen

Warring relations: methodological and ethical challenges of ethnographic research on soldier and veteran sociality, 8th and 9th of December, 2016 at the Danish School of Education (DPU), Aarhus University – Campus Emdrup The Danish School of Education (DPU) and the…

Seminars with Keith Tribe

The British Scholar Keith Tribe will be visiting CBS in November where he will give two seminars jointly organized by the CBS Public-Private Platform’s cluster on Market and Valuation and the research programme ‘Office as a Vocation’. On November 23rd,…

Getting “Super Loco” on the Train Tracks

Mobility and the Moral Economy of Human Smuggling from Central America to the United States Seminar with Dr. Jason De León, University of Michigan Venue: Center for Sundhed og Samfund (CSS), Øster Farimagsgade 5A, room 5.0.22 Time: November 24, 2016…

Julius Thomsen: En Dansk Kemikers Liv og Virke

Kemikeren Julius Thomsen (1826-1909) var den mest betydningsfulde danske naturforsker i perioden mellem Ørsted og Bohr. Foredrag i Videnskabshistorisk Selskab af professor, dr. phil. og dr. scient. Helge S. Kragh, Niels Bohr Institutet. Julius Thomsen skabte sin internationale berømmelse som…

Symposium on tools for digital humanities

The Science, Technology and Learning Seminar Series explores the interface(s) between technologies and learning. The Seminar Series are hosted by the Techno-Anthropology Research Group (TANT) and the Research Lab for IT and Learning Design (ILD), both at the Department of…

Third Nordic Science and Technology Studies Conference: CALL FOR PAPERS AND PANEL PROPOSALS

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…

Big Data & Ethics – PhD course with Geoffrey Bowker

Lecturers Geoffrey Bowker, Professor, UC Irvine, Visiting Velux professor at the ITU Allison Powell, Programme director, London School of Economics & Political Science Rachel Douglas –Jones, Assistant Professor, IT-University of Copenhagen Course description This PhD course will explore ethical questions…

PROTOTYPING TECHNO-ANTHROPOLOGY – Official opening of the Techno-Anthropology Lab (TANT-Lab)

Time: 9th December 2015 from 13-17 Place: AAU-CPH, A.C. Meyers Vænge 15, auditorium 1.008 After a year of initial experimentation, the Techno-Anthropology Lab at the University of Aalborg will officially open its doors to the public. Named the techno-anthropological playground,…