Digitaler Salon: Out of the Dark
Out of the Dark. Darknet, drug-trafficking location and whistleblower’s hideout: should we disenchant the sacred halls of the underworld? And does anonymous surfing make our world appear in the right light? We are going to discover the Darknet on 26 April. Join us for discussion along with pretzels and wine!
Dossier: Platform Governance
More and more people and institutions communicate via Facebook, Youtube, Twitter and co. The rules of platforms for sorting and blocking, for liking and sharing determine whose voices get heard, how content is being framed and who gets access to which data.
It’s showtime! The research alliance »dwerft« is holding its final conference on 12 May 2017. We cordially invite you to discover the latest IT-based movie- and television technologies. Plus, you’ll have the chance to listen two of our PhD candidates giving keynote speeches!
Video: Million Bitcoin Baby!
Blockchain instead of financial institutions and bitcoins instead of loose coins? Is the internet going to be tomorrow’s money bin, and FinTech our new savings bank? And who is going to take regulatory measures? Watch the video of our latest Digitaler Salon!
When nothing is certain, what competencies does an entrepreneur need to succeed?
Here at irregular intervals we will publish short summaries of doctoral theses that were written at HIIG. This time «Ermittlung eines personenspezifischen Kompetenzprofils für Internet-enabled Startups in den Bereichen Marketing und Vertrieb” by …
The ICO Revolution
The startup-investment market is preparing for the next revolution: Initial Coin Offerings (ICO). While most financial institutes and investors are still busy, getting a gist of crpto-currencies and blockchain technology, ICO is the latest example of young tech ventures’ creativity. It shows the investors’ …
Arguing with chilling effects
Here at irregular intervals we will publish short summaries of doctoral theses that were written at HIIG. We begin with an abstract of the doctoral thesis «Der Abschreckungseffekt auf die Grundrechtsausübung – Strukturen eines verfassungsrechtlichen Arguments” by Julian Staben. When it comes to finding the …
The internet of electric power and its pioneers
Since the German government initiated the energy transition, the use of energy has to become more efficient, which could be realized especially through intelligently networked energy systems (smart energy). Although the market already provides products and solutions for smart energy, consumers still make little use of …
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Politik Digital 11.04.2017
HIIG IN MEDIA
- Katzenbach, C.
Von kleinen Gesprächen zu großen Öffentlichkeiten? Zur Dynamik und Theorie vo...