Conference on Technology Ethics

21.-22.10.2020, Turku School of Economics, University of Turku For the forth time in the row, The Future Ethics research group of University of Turku is inviting researchers and professionals interested in technology ethics to discuss and mingle. Tethics 2020 – Conference on Technology Ethics is organised...

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Call for Papers: Conference on Technology Ethics

21.-22.10.2020, Turku School of Economics, University of Turku Call for Papers for Conference on Technology Ethichs – Tethics 2020 is now open. The conference is organised by the Future Ethics research group of the University of Turku on 21.-22.10.2020 at Turku School of Economics. Tethics 2020...

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WIS 2020 Conference on August 2020

WELL-BEING IN THE INFORMATION SOCIETY – FRUITS OF RESPECT Turku, Finland on 26-28.8.2020 WIS 2020 focuses on practical experience in the cross-section of urban living, information society and health. The conference is multidisciplinary in nature giving room for qualitative and quantitative analysis, empirical surveys, case studies...

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Guest lecture on probabilistic topic models

21.2.2020 at 13:00-14:00 407, Agora, University of Turku, Department of Future Technologies have invited Postdoctoral researcher Måns Magnusson from the Aalto University to give a guest lecture on Using priors to capture concepts of interesting large corpora. Large-scale probabilistic models, such as word embeddings and topic...

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Towards Sustainable ICT

Towards Sustainable ICT

13.00-15.20, 10.12.2019, ICT City (Beta) The energy consumption of the constantly expanding ICT sector is anticipated to markedly increase in the future. What kind of actions should be carried out for software and hardware to promote energy savings and sustainability in general? Does Finland have specific...

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Seminar on how to publish review articles

11 December at 10-12, Turku School of Economics (LS09) Professor Justin Paul from Graduate School of Business Administration, University of Puerto Rico and Distinguished Scholar at Indian Institute of Management Kozhikode, will be visiting TSE and holding a Digital Futures Seminar on how to publish review...

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Third Annual Seminar on Technology Ethics

23.-24.10.2019, Turku School of Economics University of Turku hosts a seminar on technology ethics at Turku School of Economics on 23-24 October. The seminar is organized by Future Ethics, one of the research groups in the Turku School of Economics, in collaboration with Digital Futures. On...

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Digital Futures Seminar

10.10.2019, Turku School of Economics Digitalisation is transforming our society by creating new possibilities and disrupting existing social structures. Digital Futures, one of the profiling areas of the University of Turku, is organising a multidisciplinary seminar to discuss the impact of digitalisation on research, scientific methods,...

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Digital Futures Workshop: Research Data Management for Qualitative Studies

13:00-15:30, 10.10.2019, Turku School of Economics, Yhdistys Annika Valaranta from the Finnish Social Science Data Archive helds a workshop on Research Data Management for Qualitative Studies as part of Digital Futures Seminar on 10 October. Workshop introduces different archiving options for qualitative research data. During the...

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Digital Futures Workshop: Sustainability in the Algorithm Economy

14:00-16:00, 10.10.2019, Turku School of Economics, LS13 How can algorithm economy be sustainable? What is the role of politics in the algorithmic knowledge production? How does remote work change in future? How is platform economy regulated? PRELIMINARY PROGRAMME 14:00-14:10 Opening remarks 14:10-14:30 Power of algorithms in...

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Digital Futures Seminar: Poster Session

Digitalization is transforming our society by creating new possibilities and disrupting existing social structures. Digital Futures, one of the profiling areas in research of the the University of Turku, is organizing a multidisciplinary seminar to discuss the impact of digitalization on research, scientific methods, and societal...

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Transparent law-making – developing new infrastructure

Thursday 6.6.2019, 12:00-14:00, Cal2 (Calonia) In June, the All Eyes on Data discussion series will focused on law and legislation. The event presented ongoing project within the University of Turku, which aims to improve transparency of law-making by developing new infrastructure which is currently called ’LATAAMO’....

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WORK 2019 Conference August 2019

The 4th International Interdisciplinary Conference on Work and Working Life The WORK2019 theme ‘Real Work in the Virtual World’ calls for explorations, analyses and discussions on the complexities of the current work. In recent years the work and the working life have increasingly become characterized by...

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All Eyes on Data — Qualitative data at focus

All Eyes on Data is now all about qualitative data! All Eyes on Data discussion series continued on Friday, May 10. This time the focus was on qualitative data and how to make it open. The language of the event was Finnish and remote access was...

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Love Data Week

Love Data Week took place in the University of Turku on 12.2.–14.2.2019.  Digital Futures and OpenUTU organize a discussion series during #LoveDataWeek. The programme and materials related to it are available below. Digital Social Sciences and Humanities 12.2.2019, 09:00-11:00, Lecture Hall Cal 2, Calonia Programme 9:00-9:10...

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