Call: Digital Freedom. Workshop for post/doctoral researchers


Bochum Center for Advanced Internet Studies hosts this year's virtual "Digitalisation Research Seminar" (DigiSem 2024) for doctoral and postdoctoral researchers. The call is now open.

This year’s overarching theme is “Digital Freedom – Autonomy, Wellbeing and Participation”. Abstracts can be submitted until 10 July via:

DigiSem is a bi-annual workshop for doctoral and postdoctoral researchers, organised by bidt, CAIS, Hans-Bredow-Institute and Weizenbaum Institute. The workshop will include a keynote by a renowned expert, multiple sessions on specific aspects of the workshop’s overarching theme. The seminar provides a platform for discussing project ideas, research results, feasibility studies, and/or pilots for product/app development.

The second edition of DigiSem focuses on a pressing subject that has also been selected as topic of the Science Year 2024: Freedom. It takes into focus what digital freedom means and what impact this may have on our lives with respect to more or less autonomy, well-being and possibilities to participate in public life. More information on the event website