From March 14th to 18th, Andreas and Laura traveled to CSCW 2015 in Vancouver. They participated in a Workshop on The Future of Networked Privacy: Challenges and Opportunities. During the two day workshop they engaged in discussions on terms and theories as well as our empirical work. They had the chance to refresh old contacts and meet some new interesting people and perspectives.
First announcement for 2015
On February, 20th our team will participate in a conference on digitization „Digitale Praxen“ at the institute of cultural anthropology and european ethnology, Goethe University Frankfurt/Main. We will talk about our methodology with ROSE and IVY and several challenges we had to face in our interdiscplinary teamwork. The conference takes place February, 19-21st and is free of charge. The day before the conference a MAX-QDA workshop is held.
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On Friday, 28th of November, we sat down for a one day workshop with all team members to discuss the results of our empirical study on information sharing norms in peer groups. We talked about sociotechnical negotiations between peer group members and the technological platform. Against all odds on a Friday afternoon, we even had quite some fun.
This is to announce a new team member or – more precisely – to re-introduce an old one in a new role: Andreas Kramm, who beforehand was a research assistant in our project, will be a full-time researcher for the next 10 months after he finished his internship at Google in Zurich. Continue reading
Last Saturday, the DLF (Deutschlandfunk, public broadcasting channel in Germany) published a report about our project featuring an interview with project team member Andreas Poller. The report is available in German on the DLF website.
While many colleagues are currently on vacation, our software developers Sebastian and Oliver spend much effort on preparing the next major version of ROSE. This will include a release of our analysis software Ivy.