Recent communications

Newly Elected Officers

Please join us in congratulating IFIP 8.2’s newly elected officers:

Secretary: Benjamin Mueller (University of Groningen)
Vice-Chair: Matthew Jones (University of Cambridge)
Chair: Eija Helena Karsten (Åbo Akademi University)

Their terms will start in January 2019 and we would like to thank them for their service to the community.

News about "Monster" working conference in December 2018 in SFO

We have two exciting pieces of news to share about our upcoming working conference "Living with Monsters? Social Implications of Algorithmic Phenomena, Hybrid Agency and the Performativity of Technology" (Dec 11&12, 2018, in San Francisco)

http://2018conf.ifipwg82.org/

Besides the two keynote speakers -- Lucy Suchman and Paul Edwards -- the meeting will feature the following stimulating panel:

Studying “Sociomateriality”: An Exploration of Constructs in the Making