SSN Conference 2018 in Aarhus
7-9 June 2018
All proposals (abstracts, panels, artistic installations) must be submitted by December 31st 2017.
SSN is pleased to announce the establishment of a new Surveillance Studies Network Arts Fund, which will include a £2,000 prize for the top entry. The deadline for submissions is October 15th, 2017.
If you have any questions after reading the attached Call for Nominations, please direct them to Jennifer R. Whitson, Associate Editor of Surveillance & Society, at firstname.lastname@example.org and include the heading “SSN Arts Fund.”
(We would also like to acknowledge Elise Morrison, who is joining us on the adjudication committee.)
SSN is delighted to announce that the 8th Biennial Surveillance Studies Network / Surveillance & Society Conference will take place June 7-9, 2018 in Aarhus, Denmark.
The Call for Papers and Sessions will be published here in late summer.
V International Symposium LAVITS: “Surveillance, Democracy and Privacy in Latin America: Vulnerabilities and Resistance”
Time: 29th to 1st December 2017, at the University of Chile, Santiago
Abstracts can be sent to: email@example.com by August 20t h, 2017 at 11:59 pm (Santiago/Chile Time Zone: UTC-3h)
In 2017, the Surveillance Studies Network (SSN) will award up to 2 bursaries of £500 (500 GBP) for attendees of the Surveillance Studies Summer Seminar (SSSS) organised by the Surveillance Studies Centre at Queen’s University, Ontario, Canada, from less developed or developing countries, who are in need of financial assistance.
“Surveillance in the Big Data Era”
15 – 21 June 2017
Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario.
The Surveillance Studies Network is calling for tenders to host the Surveillance Studies Network 7th Biennial Conference 2018.
Please send tenders and any questions to firstname.lastname@example.org
All details can be found in this document.
The Surveillance Studies Network invites nominations (including self-nominations) for the annual Surveillance Studies Book Award.
The award is given in recognition of an outstanding monograph on surveillance and society published during the preceding year.
We are currently inviting nominations for 2015 (books with a ‘2014’ copyright date) and 2016 (books with a ‘2015’ copyright date).
Single or multi-authored works are eligible, but not edited volumes.
The winner/s will be honored at one of the bi-annual surveillance studies conferences. They will receive an award amount of £100 (to be split among authors if there is more than one), as well as a 1-year membership for the Surveillance Studies Network (SSN), which provides many benefits including discounts on all SSN-sponsored conferences and events.
The deadline for nominations and the receipt of 2 books from the publisher is September 16th, 2016.
Using the subject heading “SSN Book Award Nomination” please email the relevant committee chair (listed below) to organize sending copies of the nominated book. Please include the title of the book, year of publication, author, publishing house, and a brief paragraph detailing specifics about why this book would be suitable for the award. We require 2 copies of each book for the committee.
2015 book prize committee chair: Emmeline Taylor (Emmeline.email@example.com)
2016 book prize committee chair: Rachel Dubrofsky (firstname.lastname@example.org)
The organisers have put together some Twitter memories and I have collected some impressions from a very successful and enjoyable conference.
And a letter from Barcelona from an enthusiastic attendee.
See you all in 2018. The bidding process will open later this year. Watch these pages.