Ninth International Conference on Technology, Knowledge & Society, UBC Robeson Square, Vancouver, Canada

Ninth International Conference on Technology, Knowledge & Society

  • 13–14 January 2013
  • Robson Square, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada

At a Glance...

2

Days of paper presentations, workshops/interactive sessions, posters, and colloquia.

170+

Delegates from all over the world who attended the Ninth International Conference on Technology, Knowledge & Society.

31

Countries represented.

Plenary Speakers

The Ninth International Conference on Technology, Knowledge & Society featured plenary sessions by some of the world’s leading thinkers and innovators in the field.

Ricardo Dominguez

Ricardo Dominguez

Co-founder, The Electronic Disturbance Theater

“Constestational Clouds: Artivist Aesthetics and Tactical Ecologies”

Jesse Drew

Jesse Drew

Professor of Cinema and Technocultural Studies, University of California at Davis, USA

“Communications From Below: Activist Media in Context”

David Karpf

David Karpf

Assistant Professor, School of Media and Public Affairs, George Washington University, USA

"Blessed Are the Organized: Distributional Forces in Online Politics"

Charles Schweik

Charles Schweik

Associate Professor, Environmental Conservation and Public Policy & Administration; Associate Director, National Center for Digital Government, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, USA

“Internet-based Collaboration in Open Source Software: Selected Findings from a 5-Year Empirical Study”

Graduate Scholar Awardees

For each conference, a small number of Graduate Scholar Awards are given to outstanding graduate students who have an active academic interest in the conference area. The Award with its accompanying responsibilities provides a strong professional development opportunity for graduate students at this stage in their academic careers. The 2013 Graduate Scholar Awardees are listed below.

Han-Nee Chong

Han-Nee Chong

Gregory C. Carrow-Boyd

Gregory C. Carrow-Boyd

Sara Kapadia

Sara Kapadia

Mark Keitges

Mark Keitges