Evelyn addresses the 104th European Director Generals of Statistics Conference

Evelyn is an invited speaker at the 104th European Director Generals of Statistics Conference (DGINs) Conference, this year hosted by the National Institute of Statistics, Romania from 10-11 October 2018. Her presentation, Different Data Futures: An Experiment in Citizen Data, proposed that in a time of ‘alternative facts’, what constitutes legitimate knowledge and expertise are major political[…]

Anna-Lena Hoh successfully defends PhD Thesis at University of Maastricht

Former visiting researcher with ARITHMUS (November 2016) Anna-Lena Hoh, successfully defended her PhD thesis at the University of Maastricht on 26 September.  Her thesis, ‘Counting for EU enlargement? Census-taking in Croatia, Bosnia and Macedonia’, assesses the census processes in these three Western Balkan countries, which are all (or in the case of Croatia were) part of[…]

Evelyn delivers lecture at Statistics Netherlands

On 25 September, Evelyn visited the Statistics Netherlands (CBS) Heerlen office to speak about ARITHMUS and to deliver a lecture on citizen data.  Her lecture discussed an experiment to design a ‘citizen data app’ for co-producing data with citizens at all stages of production of official statistics.

Evelyn delivers presentations on An Experiment in Citizen Data

Evelyn is making several presentations on An Experiment in Citizen Data during her fellowship at the Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study including: Maastricht University Science,Technology & Society (MUSTS) Colloquium on 28 March 2018; NIAS Fellow Seminar on 5 April 2018; University of Twente STePS Research Days Keynote on 18 April 2018; and European Research Council[…]

Recent presentations by Evelyn Ruppert at international events

In September 2017, Evelyn spoke at two events in Copenhagen, Denmark. At the first annual European Data Ethics Forum she addressed the theme of ‘The rise of the privacy-conscious and rights claiming citizens.’  She also delivered a keynote lecture at the University of Copenhagen Centre for Social Data Science on ‘An experiment in Citizen Data.’ The lecture was[…]

Citizen Data and Official Statistics

From 25-26 September, ARITHMUS, in collaboration with facilitators from the Waag Society (NL), are conducting a collaborative workshop with statisticians from national and international organisations, researchers from different EU universities, and information designers and programmers. Evelyn, Funda and Francisca will participate from ARITHMUS to explore the possibilities of ‘citizen data’, that is, data co-produced with citizens as an expertise[…]