XI Congreso chileno de Sociología y Encuentro Pre-ALAS

April 26-29, 2022
Online event

El XI Congreso chileno de Sociología y PreAlas, patrocinado por la asociación de Carreras de Sociología de Chile -SOCIORED- y organizado por el Departamento de Sociología de la Facultad de Ciencias Sociales de la Universidad de Concepción entre los días 26 y 29 de abril de 2022, se llevará a cabo en el marco de la futura realización del XXXIII Congreso Internacional de la Asociación Latinoamericana de Sociología ALAS, que debido al contexto pandémico global se ha reprogramado para llevarse a cabo durante el próximo año 2022, con sede en la Facultad de Ciencias Políticas y Sociales de la Universidad Autónoma Nacional de México -UNAM-.

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Society for Cultural Anthropology-Society for Visual Anthropology virtual conference

June 2-4, 2022
Online event

We are pleased to announce the  2022 joint Society for Cultural AnthropologySociety for Visual Anthropology conference, which will be held online and in locally organized in-person nodes on June 2nd – 4th 2022. Our theme, The Virtual, Otherwise, seeks a renewed engagement with questions that have captured the attention of anthropologists, activists, and creators at large in the last decade: What promises and possibilities do virtual spaces, practices, and technologies hold out in everyday social worlds? Where, when, and how do people encounter the limits of virtualization, and with what intimate and collective political forms do they challenge its violence? How can ethnographic practice across a range of mediums – text, film, photography, audio, digital platforms – enable us to better illuminate the questions of connection, surveillance, access, failure, and survival that virtual spaces throw up?

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ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing System

April 30-May 5, 2022
New Orleans / Online event

The ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems is the premier international conference of Human-Computer Interaction (HCI). CHI – pronounced ‘kai’ – annually brings together researchers and practitioners from all over the world and from diverse cultures, backgrounds, and positionalities, who have as an overarching goal to make the world a better place with interactive digital technologies.

The ACM Conference on Human-Computer Interaction will include workshops on automation in the workplace; an HCI system for space exploration; disability design in low-resource settings; HCI design for aging populations; dark patterns; migration and mobility in HCI; human aspects of online misinformation; and much more. This year’s program will feature a SIGCHI@40 Plenary Panel and keynote speaker Payal Arora of Erasmus University Rotterdam.

CHI 2022 is structured as a Hybrid-Onsite full conference from April 30–May 5 in New Orleans, LA.

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Eu-SPRI 2022 conference: Challenging Science and Innovation Policy

June 1-3, 2022
Utrecht

This year’s conference theme will explore future directions for studies of policies for research and innovation with a special emphasis on the topics of Digitization, Open Science and Futuring. The conference will be hosted in Utrecht, the Netherlands. We expect more than 200 participants.

Topics to be addressed by the papers at the conference cover a broad spectrum of research questions, but with a specific emphasis on future challenges for STI policy research.

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14th ACM Web Science Conference 2022

June 26-29, 2022
Barcelona / Online event

The 14th International ACM Conference on Web Science in 2022 (WebSci’22) is an interdisciplinary conference where a multitude of research disciplines converge with the purpose of creating greater insight into a complex global Web than the sum of their individual parts. We invite participation from diverse fields including computer and information sciences, communication, economics, informatics, law, linguistics, philosophy, political science, psychology, and sociology.

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