FIMS Public Lectures & Seminars

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Presented by Desmond Cole
2021 Clissold Lecture

Cole is a Canadian author, journalist, radio host and commentator. In 2020, he authored the book The Skin We're In: A Year of Black Resistance and Power.

7:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Zoom Webinar

This is a public event.
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12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Register by emailing: kueneman@uwo.ca 

This is a public event.
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Featuring Virgina Eubanks (SUNY, Albany), Sasha Costanza-Chock (MIT), and Joanna Redden (Western University)

More information about this event will be forthcoming.

7:00 p.m.
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Presented by Elinor Carmi, professor, digital rights advocate, feminist, journalist, Liverpool University.

Co-sponsored by FIMS, Ryerson University and Concordia University.

12:00 - 1:30 p.m.
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Thursday,
February 25
Data Activism: community struggles around policing
and facial recognition technologies

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Featuring Tawana Petty (Stanford PACS), Deborah Raji (Mozilla Foundation) and Anne Cavoukian (Ryerson University).

More information about this event will be forthcoming.

Time and registration TBA. 

This is a public event.
Big Data at the Margins on Facebook.

Wednesday,
March 3
Transmutation: From Influence to Originality 

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Presented by Basil Chiasson
2021 FIMS Seminar Series

More information about this seminar will be forthcoming.

12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Zoom details TBA

This is a public event.

Wednesday,
March 10
Rogers Chair Event - Title TBA 

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Presenter TBA
Rogers Chair Event Series
Matt Stahl is the current Rogers Chair.

More information about this event will be forthcoming.

Time TBA (will be afternoon).
Zoom details TBA.

This is a public event.

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Presented by Anna Lauren Hoffman, The Information School, University of Washington

Co-sponsored by FIMS, Ryerson University and Concordia University.

4:00 p.m.
Registration info TBA. 

This is a public event.

Thursday,
March 25
Digital piece work: the new workers and geographies of
the digital economy

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Featuring Lisa Nakamura (University of Michigan), Lilly Irani (UC San Diego) and Greig de Peuter (Wilfrid Laurier University).

More information about this event will be forthcoming.

Time and registration TBA. 

This is a public event.
Big Data at the Margins on Facebook.

Wednesday,
March 31
FIMS Seminar Series - Alissa Centivany - Title TBA 

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Presented by Alissa Centivany
2021 FIMS Seminar Series

More information about this seminar will be forthcoming.

12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Zoom details TBA

This is a public event.