Launch of VUB Research Chair in Surveillance Studies

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Location: Botanique, Koningsstraat 236, 1210 Sint-Joost-ten-Node
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Launch of the VUB Research Chair in Surveillance Studies
At Botanique, Brussels

Address: Koningsstraat 236, 1210 Sint-Joost-ten-Node
RSVP: thierry@privacysalon.org

18u Welcome with Drinks and nibbles

18u20 Welcome by Prof. Serge Gutwirth, Law, Science, Technology and Society Research Group, Vrije Universiteit Brussel

Followed by short speeches by:

  • Prof. Gloria González Fuster, Law, Science, Technology and Society Research Group, Vrije Universiteit Brussel

  • Prof. Kristel Beyens, Crime and Society Research Group, Vrije Universiteit Brussel

  • Prof. Jo Pierson, imec- Studies on Media, Innovation & Technology, Vrije Universiteit Brussel

18.50 Academic vision of the chair and plans for the future, Prof. Rosamunde van Brakel Law, Science, Technology and Society Research Group, Vrije Universiteit Brussel,

19.00 Panel Debate: Surveillance Histories and Futures, moderated by Prof. Rosamunde van Brakel, Law, Science, Technology and Society Research Group, Vrije Universiteit Brussel

Speakers:

  • Dr. Chiara Fonio, Joint Research Centre of the European Commission (IT),

  • Prof. Lucas Melgaço, Crime and Society Research Group, Vrije Universiteit Brussel (BE),

  • Prof. Jason Pridmore, Erasmus School of History, Culture and Communication, Erasmus University Rotterdam (NL) and

  • Prof. William Webster, Management, Work and Organisation, University of Stirling (UK).

20.00 Drinks @ Art exhibition Mensch Maschine with an introductory word by Thierry Vandenbussche, Arts and Events Director Privacy Salon

If you would like to join please RSVP before 31 January to Thierry (thierry@privacysalon.org)