Data Power 2017 Conference starts this Thursday June 22 in Ottawa

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Data Power 2017 Conference starts this Thursday June 22 in Ottawa

Tracey P. Lauriault
We have a few spots left for the Data Power 2017 Conference!

Data Power 2017 aims to create a space to reflect on critical issues relating to data’s ever more ubiquitous power, the following are keynote speakers.

  • Paul N.Edwards, University of Michigan, author of A Vast Machine: Computer Models, Climate Data, and the Politics of Global Warming (2010)
  • Gwen Philipps, Governance Transition Ktunaxa Nation & BC First Nations Data Governance Champion Indigenous Data Sovereignty and Reconciliation
  • Stefania Milan, University of Amsterdam, author of Social Movements and Their Technologies: Wiring Social Change (2016), and PI of the DATACTIVE project
  • Frank Pasquale, University of Maryland, author of The Black Box Society: The Secret Algorithms that Control Money and Information (2015) Profession, Piecework, PR, or Propaganda?: Futures of Journalism in an Era of Automation
The programs is available here -
Registration - ($225 General, $90 Students) -


Tracey P. Lauriault
Assistant Professor 
Critical Media Studies and Big Data
Communication Studies
School of Journalism and Communication
Suite 4110, River Building
Carleton University
1125 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa (ON) K1S 5B6
1-613-520-2600 x7443
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