Workshops

Wolfgang Hofkirchner

1. DIGITAL NETIZENS AT THE CROSSROADS OF SHARING AND PRIVATISING

Wolfgang Hofkirchner, Bertalanffy Center for the Study of Systems Science, Vienna, Austria; Institut für Design Science München
José María Díaz Nafría, University of León, Spain; Universidad Estatal Península de Santa Elena, Ecuador; Munich University of Applied Sciences, Germany; Institut für Design Science München

Invited speakers:

Jens Alwood, Department of Applied Information Technology, University of Gothenburg, Sweden
Fredrika Lagergren Wahlin, Department of Applied Information Technology, University of Gothenburg, Sweden
Luca Rossi, IT University of Copenhagen, Danmark
Christina Neumayer, IT University of Copenhagen, Danmark

Rafaela Giovagnoli

2. HABITS AND RITUALS

Organizer: Raffaela Giovagnoli, Pontifical Lateran University, Rome, Italy

Invited speakers:

Søren Brier, CBS – Copenhagen Business School, Copenhagen, Denmark
Robert Lowe, University of Skövde and Gothenburg University, Sweden
Lorenzo Magnani, University of Pavia, Italy
Erik Billing, University of Skövde, Sweden

Hans-Jörg Kreowski

3. TRANSHUMANISM – THE PROPER GUIDE TO A POSTHUMAN CONDITION OR A DANGEROUS IDEA?

Chair: Hans-Jörg Kreowski, University of Bremen, Germany; Forum Computer Professionals for Peace and Social Responsibility (FIfF), Germany

Organizers: SIG Emergent Systems, Information and Society (supported by the Leibniz-Sozietät der Wissenschaften zu Berlin and the Bertalanffy Center for the Study of Systems Science) and Forum Computer Professionals for Peace and Social Responsibility (FIfF), Germany

Keynote: Olle Häggström Chalmers University of Technology

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Mark Burgin

4. PLANNING WORKSHOP FOR THE BOOK PROJECT “THE GOTHENBURG BOOK SERIES
Gothenburg Book: A Compendium of Problems in Information Studies

Organizers: Mark Burgin, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
Gordana Dodig-Crnkovic, Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden

Rainer E. Zimmermann

5. POSSIBILITY AND ACTUALITY: TOWARDS A MANIFESTO ON EVOLUTIONARY SYSTEMS

Moderator: Rainer E. Zimmermann, Institut für Design Science München; Munich University of Applied Sciences, Germany (chair)

ORGANIZERS

SIG Emergent Systems, Information and Society, supported by the:
Leibniz-Sozietät der Wissenschaften zu Berlin,
Bertalanffy Center for the Study of Systems Science Wien, and
Institut für Design Science München.

Programme Committee:

Wolfgang Hofkirchner, Bertalanffy Center for the Study of Systems Science, Vienna, Austria
Tomáš Sigmund, University of Economics, Prague, Czech Republic
Christian Stary, Johannes Kepler University Linz, Austria
Rainer E. Zimmermann, Institut für Design Science München; Munich University of Applied Sciences, Germany (chair)

Further Participants: Annette Grathoff, José M. Díaz Nafría, Kyriaki Goudeli, Muraad Nofal, Renate Quehenberg, Klaus Ruthenberg, Zhang Xiaomeng

Ravaka Randimbiarisoa

6. ORGANISATIONS’ SUSTAINABILITY THROUGH HUMAN DEVELOPMENT

Organizer: Ravaka Randimbiarisoa, Aix-Marseille University, France

Invited speakers:

Jose R. Gallardo, The Spanish National Research Council, and University of Jaén in the Centre of Advance Studies in Energy and Environment. Spain.

Kazé A. ONGUENE, La Sorbonne & Ecole Centrale d’Electronique, CEO of Braincities. Paris, France.