Christopher Olk

Christopher Olk studies Innovation Management, Entrepreneurship & Sustainability at the Technische Universität Berlin. At HIIG, he assists in the “Data Governance” project’s research on the data economy and its models of creating and extracting value from data. Previously, he worked in the HIIG project “Competing and complementary” on participation platforms, as well as in a consultancy focusing on organizational innovation. Christopher holds a scholarship from the Hans-Böckler-Stiftung.  He completed his undergraduate studies of philosophy and economics at Humboldt University with a thesis on platforms as natural monopolies, and in his spare time he works on building a digital post-capitalism.

 

Christopher Olk

Position

Student Assistant: Innovation & Entrepreneurship

Other publications

Olk, C. (2018). Warum Social Collaboration nicht ohne Partizipation funktioniert. Publication details

Olk, C. (2018). Die Zukunft der Arbeit? An der Zukunft arbeiten!. Publication details

Olk, C. (2017). Mitbestimmung auf Allgäuer Art. Publication details

Lectures and presentations

Data Governance - Elaborating on a Research Concept
Towards health futures: digital innovation, infrastructure, and entrepreneurship on bio data (Session: Propositions for research on bio data). Freie Universität Berlin. Einstein Center for Digital Futures, Berlin, Germany: 07.03.2019 Further information

Alina Wernick

Determining Datamining - A Marxist perspective
MyData Conference 2018 (Session: Debating Rights and Responsibilities). Open Knowledge Foundation Finland. Kulturittaallo, Helsinki, Finland: 29.08.2018

Christopher Olk

Organisation of events

Who holds a stake in Smart City Data?
From 15.04.2019 to 15.04.2019. Humboldt Institut für Internet und Gesellschaft, Berlin, Germany (International)

Alina Wernick, Christopher Olk, Maximilian von Grafenstein