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Tanja Zagel

Head of Science Communication | Project Management: Digital Continuing Education

News from the Institute

Research Sprint

AI and platform governance

Create political impact with your research on platform governance  – apply until 15th July.


Exhibition: twentyforty – Utopias for a Digital Society

Visitors are invited to dive into future visions of the digital society twenty years from now.

Digitaler Salon

Save the Date: Digital Salon on 29.7.

Diskriminierung vorprogrammiert? Wie können bestehende Machtstrukturen gebrochen werden, um sie nicht im Digitalen zu reproduzieren?

Press Releases

Exhibition in Berlin shows future visions of the digital society

Berlin, 25 June 2020 – What happens when scientists imagine the future of our digital society? How will we work, live, love, learn and rule in the year of 2040?…

Digital utopias for the year 2040

Berlin, 8 April 2020 – What will our digital society look like in 2040? How will we live and love, how will we teach and work, and how will our…

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