We organise a range of research seminars, lectures and conferences relating to the Internet; the majority open to the public, and many of them webcast. Please register for events by contacting: firstname.lastname@example.org, tel: +44(0)1865 287209. How to find the OII.
19 January 2017
Speakers: Dr. Dieter Zinnbauer
The Oxford Internet Institute is excited to welcome Dr. Dieter Zinnbauer from Transparency International for his talk 'Ambient Accountability: Using Complex Information Systems to Combat Corruption'.
25 January 2017
Speakers: Dr Carmel Kent
The OxCrowd Network brings together academics and students to share and discuss insights on methodological and theoretical challenges related to understanding contemporary crowdbased phenomena facilitated by digital technologies and platforms.
1 February 2017
Speakers: Tina Du
This seminar series, created by the Oxford Digital Ethnography Group, gathers leading scholars and practitioners to reflect on how ethnography is adapting to the study of heavily-mediated worlds.
7 February 2017
Speakers: James Ball, Tracey Brown, Will Moy, Helen Margetts, Hetan Shah
Oxford Dictionaries named ‘post-truth’ as its word of the year in 2016. The RSS, in association with Sense about Science, Full Fact and the Oxford Internet Institute is delighted to host a discussion to debate the phenomenon of ‘post-truth'.