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Social challenges of digital and technological transformations

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CIVIS focus area
Digital and Technological transformation
Open to
  • PhD
Course dates
24 February - 16 June 2023
Apply by
17 February 2023 Apply now

This webinar series is organised into 5 sessions of 90 minutes each, from 24 February to 16 June 2023. Each session will be starting at 15:00 GMT/16:00 ECT/17:00 EET.

Schedule

Each session will be starting at 15:00 GMT/16:00 ECT/17:00 EET and will be running for 90 minutes

Friday 24 February 2023

Agency and Automation: The Shaping of Connected, Intelligent and Learning Homes by Bridgette Wessel, University of Glasgow (UG)

Comments: Mihnea Dobre, University of Bucharest (UB)

Friday 31 March 2023

Why the Internet is Not a Liberating Technology - Reflections on the Middle East by Hanan Badr, Paris Lodron Universität Salzburg (PLUS)

Comments: Gemma Minero, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (UAM)

Friday 5 May 2023

The Trouble With Sharing: Interpersonal Challenges in Peer-to-Peer Exchange by Airi Lampinen, Stockholm University (SU)

Comments: Francesco Bellini, Sapienza Università di Roma (SUR)

Friday 2 June 2023

Risks of New Technologies for Copyright Exceptions by Sebastián López Maza, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (UAM)

Comments: Julien Cabay, Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB)

Friday 16 June 2023 Reflections for the Future: New Social Challenges of Digital and Technological Transformations - Panel discussion with Bridgette Wessel (UG), Mihnea Dobre (UB), Hanan Badr (PLUS), Gemma Minero (UAM), Airi Lampinen (US), Francesco Bellini (SUR), Sebastián López Maza (UAM), Julien Cabay (ULB). Moderators: David Poveda & Jorge Bravo-Abad (UAM)

 

Dates: 24 February - 16 June 2023 Language: English (B2)
Format: Virtual Contact pointDavid Poveda

Requirements

This webinar series is open to all doctoral/postgraduate students from any university associated with CIVIS.

Participating students must have the technological means to connect to the course through a videoconference platform. Should you ave any questions, please contact David Poveda (david.poveda@uam.es).

Registration

The maximum number of participants is limited to 150 students.  Pre-registration is necessary to receive the video conference link. A reading packet will be distributed among registered participants. 

To register, fill in the online registration form by 17 February 2023.

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Certificate of attendace

In order to receive a certificate of attendance, registrants must attend at least 4 of the 5 scheduled sessions.

Lecturers

  • Bridgette Wessel, University of Glasgow (UG)
  • Mihnea Dobre, University of Bucharest (UB)
  • Hanan Badr, Paris Lodron Universität Salzburg (PLUS)
  • Gemma Minero, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (UAM)
  • Airi Lampinen, Stockholm University (SU)
  • Francesco Bellini, Sapienza Università di Roma (SUR)
  • Sebastián López Maza, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (UAM)
  • Julien Cabay, Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB)

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