Jascha Bareis

Jascha Bareis is about to finish the double degree Masters Political Theory at the Goethe University Frankfurt am Main and at the Technical University Darmstadt. He approaches the subject of digitalization through merging Political Theory, Media Studies and Science & Technology Studies. Currently, he investigates the discursive constructions around Artificial Intelligence and (lethal) autonomous weapons systems in the political realm. Before Frankfurt, he attended Liberal Arts College Maastricht. He graduated with the thesis: “The shared Individual. A Philosophical Investigation of Individualism in the Context of Facebook supervised by Prof. Tsjalling Swierstra. During an exchange semester at the Chinese University of Hong Kong he dived into Chinese philosophy, history and politics.

Jascha supported the research program “the evolving of digital society”. After, he became an associate researcher.

Jascha Bareis, assoz. Forscher am HIIG


Associate researcher: The evolving digital society

Journal articles and conference proceedings

Katzenbach, C., Bareis, J. (2018). Global AI race: States aiming for the top. Digital Society Blog. Publication details

Lectures and presentations

Mythen und Metaphern der Automatisierung - eine Herausforderung für zwischenstaatliche Regulierung [Myths and metaphors of automatization - a challenge for intergovernmental regulation]
Jahrestagung des DVPW-Arbeitskreises „Soziologie der internationalen Beziehungen“, in Kooperation mit der GGS-Sektion „Normen und Wandel in der Weltpolitik.“ (Session: Mythen, Narrative, Praktiken & Selbstdarstellungen in der Diplomatie & Weltpolitik). Deutsche Vereinigung für Politikwissenschaft (DVPW). Justus-Liebig-Universität, Gießen, Germany: 15.11.2019

Jascha Bareis

Collective swarms competing with singular battle machines: National strategic discourses around military AI
KI 2019. (Session: Critical Examination of Military AI Applications). Gesellschaft für Informatik. Universität Kassel, Kassel, Germany: 23.09.2019 Further information

Jascha Bareis

Talking AI into Being: The Imaginaries of National AI Strategies and their Performative Politics
International Association for Media and Communication Research, IAMCR 2019. School of Communication, UCM, Madrid, Spain: 07.07.2019 Further information

Christian Katzenbach, Jascha Bareis

CTRL_SPACE: Eine Kritik der liberalen Öffentlichkeitskonzeption im Zuge staatlicher Überwachung [CTRL_SPACE: A critique of the liberal public space conception in the context of state surveillance]
Die Grenzen der Demokratie: 27. wissenschaftlicher Kongress der Deutschen Vereinigung für Politikwissenschaft (Session: Nachwuchspanel Demokratie und Digitalisierung). Deutsche Vereinigung für Politikwissenschaft (DVPW). Goethe Universität Frankfurt, Frankfurt a.M., Germany: 26.09.2018 Further information

Jascha Bareis