Oxford Internet Institute
Virtual Student Open Day
Interested in studying at the Oxford Internet Institute? You can find out more about the department, our faculty, and graduate programmes at our virtual student open day on 2 Dec. 2014.
Ashby Prize for Mark Graham
Mark Graham's article with M.Zook: Augmented realities and uneven geographies: exploring the geolinguistic contours of the web, in Environment and Planning A, has won the Ashby Prize. Read Mark's acceptance piece.
Apply Now! OII Summer Doctoral Programme 2015
Our very successful Summer Doctoral Programme aims to support students' doctoral thesis research through an intense fortnight of study with leading academics. Oxford, 6-17 July 2015. Application deadline: 23 Feb 2015.
OII MSc Thesis Prize
Congratulations to Tim Muntinga, winner of the 2014 OII MSc thesis prize for his thesis examining susceptibility of medical patients to selecting rogue pharmacies in Google search results.
Ethics of Biomedical Big Data
We are investigating the ethical aspects and requirements of biomedical big data to develop a European framework for the ethical use of big data in biomedical research. Researchers: Luciano Floridi, Brent Mittelstadt.
Call for Abstracts: Extremism
VOX-Pol is calling for extended abstracts for a workshop on the Ethics and Politics of Online Monitoring of Violent Extremism (January 19-20 2015, Brussels). Deadline: 30 November 2014. Travel grants are available.
Monday 24 November 2014 09:45 - 16:00
Speakers: Dr Bernie Hogan and Dr Vili Lehdonvirta
Tuesday 25 November 2014 09:45 - 16:00
Speakers: Dr Vili Lehdonvirta and Dr Bernie Hogan
Tuesday 25 November 2014 16:30 - 18:00
Speakers: Professor Ralph Schroeder
Thursday 27 November 2014 12:30 - 14:00
Speakers: Geoff Mulgan
Tuesday 2 December 2014 17:15 - 18:45
Speakers: Tim Kelsey