Category Archives: Project

“Lernen lernen”: A case study and feature length documentary about learning

Sophie Huber-Lachner, having joined the researchers community of The Institute only recently, tells about her movie project: This is 2019: cellphones allow us to download any information at any minute, to learn whatever we want to learn. At the same…

New books about the study of information presented at the IS4SI Summit Berkeley 2019

Gordana Dodig-Crnkovic and Mark Burgin edited Volume 10 of the World Scientific Series in Information Studies in May 2019. Volume 11 is planned for 2020. Those publications have been prepared in the aftermath of the Summit Gothenburg 2017. See more…

Information Ethics Systems Approaches workshop III

The third meeting of the project Systems Approaches to Information Ethics was held in Vienna 13-17 November 2017. The topics included: foundational questions of systems approaches (evolutionary theory, emergentist systemism and normativity; information in the context of being and non-being, actuality…

Systems Theory course module focused on Information Ethics

Tomáš Sigmund from the University of Economics Prague and Wolfgang Hofkirchner held together a course module at the Vienna University of Technology. The module on Designing technosocial systems focused in the summer semester 2017 besides systems approaches and systemic approaches to information, information technologies and…

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