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[…]

Evelyn Ruppert speaks at the 61st ISI World Statistics Congress

Evelyn is participating in a panel on Smart Statistics at the International Statistical Institute’s 2017 Congress in Marrakech, Morocco (16 to 21 July 2017). Her presentation discusses experiments in co-producing data collection platforms with citizens to explore how mechanisms of trust can be at the forefront rather than backend in the development of smart statistics.

ARITHMUS participating in programme at Tate Exchange on ‘Who are we?’

ARITHMUS is part of a six-day cross-platform event, spanning the visual arts, film, photography, design, architecture, the spoken and written word and live art. The event, Who Are We? is curated and produced by Tate Exchange Associates, and taking place from 14-19 March 2017 at the new Tate Exchange building.  Who Are We? reflects on identity, belonging, migration and citizenship[…]

Essay on ‘The Other Davos’ by Evelyn Ruppert

After attending the World Economic Forum as part of an European Research Council delegation, Evelyn Ruppert published an essay recounting her experience in the journal, Sociological Review. The essay is a reflection on the complexities, contradictions and differences that get lost in generalized accounts of such gatherings.    

Evelyn Ruppert presenting at the ERC Ideas Lab at the World Economic Forum

Evelyn Ruppert is part of the ERC delegation led by President Prof. Jean-Pierre Bourguignon and which includes 9 ERC grantees. She is one of the three grantees who will speak at the ERC Ideas Lab session, “The Science of Social Cohesion“, on 18 January.  Evelyn will be speaking on ‘Enabling digitally inclusive societies.’ She is also participating on a panel[…]