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Current Events

Amsterdam Institute for Social Science Research / AISSR

Results: 1 - 20 of 29
Results: 1 - 20 of 29
  • Mark Leonard on “The Age of Unpeace: How Connectivity Causes Conflict”
    1 Dec 2021 20:00 - 21:30 Event
    We thought connecting the world would bring lasting peace. Instead, it is driving us apart. In the three decades since the end of the Cold War, global leaders have been integrating the world's economy, transport and ...
  • “Commoning with Children in the fringes of Cities”
    2 Dec 2021 14:00 - 16:30 Event
    We will invite CUS researchers to show the project, discuss about the topic and meet with the local professionals from the Gemeente Almere and the local community, including the involved children and their families. ...
  • AMCIS Seminar: Emigration and Populism
    2 Dec 2021 16:00 - 17:00 Lecture
    An extensive literature links the rise of populist radical right (PRR) parties to immigration. Rafaela Dancygier argues that another demographic trend is also significant: Emigration. The departure of citizens due to ...
  • Choice agendas in disability policy and practice: an analysis through the lenses of professional actors
    3 Dec 2021 13:00 PhD defence ceremony
    Mw. F. Pozzoli will defend the dissertation 'Choice agendas in disability policy and practice: an analysis through the lenses of professional actors: The cases of England and Lombardy in comparison'. Supervisors are ...
  • GDC Research Seminar Series
    3 Dec 2021 15:00 - 17:00 Event
    Global Digital Cultures offers regular research seminars in which work-in-progress papers from junior and senior researchers at the UvA are discussed. The monthly GDC research seminars are aimed at discussing ...
  • (Mis)matches between Urban Policies and Real Estate Industry Activities
    3 Dec 2021 16:00 - 17:00 Event
    In this webinar, international experts from academia and practice will debate the effects of covid19 on the creation of (mis)matches between urban policies and real estate industry activities.
  • [Postponed] Small c vs. big C: How Computational Infrastructures capture technical and social imaginary for public life
    3 Dec 2021 16:00 - 17:30 Event
    In recent years, the communications, sociality and operations of public institutions have become increasingly dependent on Computational Infrastructures provided by Big Tech. From decentralized contact tracing apps ...
  • Anti-Money Laundering/Counter-Terrorism Financing and the Art Market
    6 Dec 2021 13:00 - 17:00 Event
    This workshop provides a space to explore emerging conceptual and methodological approaches to the interdisciplinary study of anti-money laundering and counter-terrorism financing regulation in the art market. It is ...
  • How Do Platforms Reshape the Cultural Industries?
    6 Dec 2021 17:00 - 18:30 Event
    At SPUI25
  • AMCIS Seminar
    7 Dec 2021 15:00 - 16:00 Lecture
    On Tuesday, December 7, 3pm-4pm, dr. Chaïm la Roi (University of Amsterdam) will present his research at the online AMCIS seminar themed Citizenship and Education. The research he will present is titled ‘How ...
  • The Right Gays
    7 Dec 2021 15:30 - 17:00 Event
    An ACES Lecture by Andrew Reynolds. This a hybrid event. By registering below, you can either attend the lecture in person or online.
  • Knowledge Coproduction & Urban Governance
    8 Dec 2021 11:00 PhD defence ceremony
    Dhr. R.M. Duiveman will defend the dissertation 'Knowledge Coproduction & Urban Governance'. Supervisor is Prof. J. Grin. The co-supervisor is Prof. H. Wagenaar.
  • Janus van den Eijnden
    Challenging Heteronormativity at the UvA
    8 Dec 2021 15:00 - 17:00 Event
    LGBTI staff and students are often not visible, and their experiences with heteronormativity while working and studying at UvA can go unnoticed. To address this, ASV Gay, Dimitris Bouris and Anne Louise Schotel are ...
  • Racism and Law a conversation with Thomas Spijkerboer
    8 Dec 2021 16:00 - 17:00 Event
    This is the fourth episode in the new monthly ACES conversation series 'Racism & Law in Europe' with Thomas Spijkerboer. The series aims to offer a space for academic and practise-oriented reflections on how law is ...
  • Global Digital Cultures Soirée
    8 Dec 2021 18:00 - 21:00 Event
    At Kapitein Zeppos in 'Claire's Ballroom’
  • Governance by data infrastructure in post-pandemic Europe
    9 Dec 2021 17:00 - 18:30 Event
    The emergency rationalities of the COVID-19 pandemic have justified the widespread adoption of risk-solving sociotechnical solutions such as contact tracing apps, thermal cameras and vaccination certificates. These ...
  • Life after the migration PhD #3: Working within governmental institutions
    9 Dec 2021 18:15 - 20:00 Event
    What can your working life look like after graduating? With the support of IMES, the ACES Migration Network, and the AISSR, we launch a new hybrid seminar series titled “Life after the Migration PhD”. The series ...
  • LGBT politics and representation
    9 Dec 2021 20:00 - 21:00 Event
    The year 2021 marks a milestone for the representation of LGBT people in Dutch politics, as the first trans woman was elected into parliament. The presence of ‘out’ elected officials in politics worldwide is ...
  • Re-thinking the Franco-German ‘Cultural Model’ in a Global World
    10 Dec 2021 - 11 Dec 2021 09:00 - 17:00 Workshop
    This conference will bring together an interdisciplinary group of scholars and policy experts who will discuss contemporary developments in the foreign cultural diplomacy of France and Germany. Focusing on ...
  • Urbanising Disaster Governance
    13 Dec 2021 14:00 PhD defence ceremony
    Dhr. R.S. Fuentealba Fuentes will defend the dissertation 'Urbanising Disaster Governance: The Politics of Risks in the Foothills of Santiago'. Supervisor is Prof. J. Gupta. The co-supervisor is Dr H.J.L.M. Verrest.