Upcoming Events

18. November 2014

dwerft CONFERENCE

dwerft - linked film & tv services – On 18 November 2014 the research alliance for new film and tv technologies presents its work. From 10 am to 8 pm the dwerft CONFERENCE will discuss the technical challenges of production, distribution and... MORE

19. November 2014 – 20.November 2014

CHANGING THE PICTURE 2014

The film and television industry is undergoing huge technological change. For decades, the Industry has concentrated its efforts on keeping analogue film and its carrier viable, on preserving it, and... MORE

18. March 2015 – 20.March 2015

General Online Research Conference 2015

The Alexander von Humboldt Institute for Internet and Society (HIIG) is partner of the annual General Online Research Conference 2015 (GOR15) organized by the German Society for Online Research. The HIIG... MORE

Past Events

30. October 2014 – 31. October 2014

Civil Disobedience Beyond the State

Venue: Department of Philosophy, University of Amsterdam Faculteitskamer (Entrance at 141) Oude Turfmarkt 145-147 | 1012 GC Amsterdam From the Civil Rights Movement to Occupy, civil disobedience is an essential... MORE

16. September 2014 – 17. September 2014

»dwerft«: linked film & tv workshops

Within the scope of the workshop-block 'Anytime, Anyway, Any Devices, workshops on the topic of production and use of big, medium & small screen content will be offered on September... MORE

17. July 2014

How to start up in Berlin

This year Tech Open Air will take place on July 16 and 17 at Alte Teppichfabrik. As in previous years, the second day is down to the community, with around... MORE

13. June 2014 – 14. June 2014

Barcamp ‘Gesellschaft 2.0’

The Barcamp ‘Society 2.0’ is organised by Wissenschaft im Dialog in cooperation with the Alexander von Humboldt Institute for Internet and Society and Wikimedia Germany. The event takes place in... MORE

11. June 2014

HIIG @ Factory Opening

When the "Factory", campus for founders & innovators, opens its doors on Wednesday 6 June, HIIG doctoral researchers will provide live sessions of the "Startup Clinics" at the Startup Fair. From... MORE

05. March 2014 – 07. March 2014

General Online Research Conference 2014

The Alexander von Humboldt Institute for Internet and Society (HIIG) is partner of the annual General Online Research Conference 2014 (GOR14) organized by the German Society for Online Research.

23. November 2013

NoC Regional Conference Germany 2013

Global Network of Interdisciplinary Internet & Society Research Centers Events Series This event was part of the meeting on Chances and Risks of Social Participation Download the NoC Working Sessions Summary: PDF... MORE

22. November 2013

Chances and Risks of Social Participation

Participation is a key issue within Internet research and hence also for the Alexander von Humboldt Institute for Internet and Society. For this reason the institute is going to initiate a thematically focused meeting on Chances and Risks of Social Participation in Berlin on 22 November 2013 in cooperation with the Friedrich-Ebert-Foundation.

02. August 2013

Factory Summer Fair

We called and you came over - to meet our research project Innovation and Entrepreneurship, our Start Up Clinics and our neighboring residents at the Factory Berlin, including Co:llaboratory, SoundCloud,... MORE

26. July 2013

Cloud Computing and EU Data Protection Regulation

The workshop will bring together politicians, lawyers, and engineers for an interdisciplinary discussion on privacy and data protection. It aims at reaching mutual understanding of legal principles, as well as technical limits of implementing privacy and data protection into ICT systems. Special emphasis will thereby be placed on the issue of cloud computing.