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Katrin Werner

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Research magazine

Magazine launch: encore Volume 2020/2021

The new encore magazine is published: Explore the inspiring articles on civic engagement, Platform Governance and visionary…

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Postdoc (m/f/d) for DUCAH

For the Data&Society Interface we are looking for a postdoc with expertise in the health sector. Applications…

Call for Papers

First Annual Conference of the Platform Governance Research Network

We welcome papers on platform governance, its necessity and impact. Submit by 15 February!

Press Releases

The construction of artificial intelligence – HIIG investigates the institutionalization and imagination of AI in two international projects

Berlin, 8 December 2020 – How did AI become what it is today? HIIG is launching two international research projects that examine the hype and institutionalisation of AI over the…

International researchers call for accountability and transparency regarding algorithmic content moderation

Berlin, 3 December 2020 – “The Ethics of Digitalisation” project has completed its first research sprint and published three policy briefs, calling for more transparency and accountability concerning algorithmic content…

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