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Update: 24th IPSA World Congress in Poznan, Poland!

Update: 24th IPSA World Congress in Poznan, Poland!

The IPSA Research Committee 11 “Science and Politics” organizes a session at the 24th IPSA World Congress of Political Science in July 2016. If you are interested in Politics and Technology, you may have a glance at this: https://wc2016.ipsa.org/events/istanbul2016/session/rc11-science-and-politics

New volume “Diversities of Innovation I” in winter 2016/17!

New volume “Diversities of Innovation I” in winter 2016/17!

The new Routledge book series “Diversities of Innovation” starts with the first volume, edited by Prof. Ulrich Hilpert, in winter 2016/17. The book is based on the workshop “Diversities of Innovation” which took place in February 2015 at Oxford University: http://standinggroups.ecpr.eu/pt/activities/workshops/

Workshop and PhD seminar “Diversities of Innovation II” October 2016 in Berlin

Workshop and PhD seminar “Diversities of Innovation II” October 2016 in Berlin

After Oxford, the second workshop in the “Diversities of Innovation” series takes place from 18th to 19th October 2016 in Berlin. Members of the Standing Group come together to discuss new ideas and research results in preparation for the next book. Following the workshop, there will be a Master and PhD seminar from 20th to 23rd October 2016. Newcomers get the possibility to discuss their projects with experienced scientists from the Standing Group. Master and PhD students can apply for…

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Call for Panels (with Papers) and individual Papers for the 2016 ECPR General Conference

Call for Panels (with Papers) and individual Papers for the 2016 ECPR General Conference

The 10th ECPR General Conference will be held from 7 -10 September 2016, at Charles University, Prague; the oldest institution of higher learning in Central Europe. The Standing Group on Politics and Technology is organising the Section Politics and Technology: Technological Transformations in Society, and you can now submit your proposals for full Panels (which should include 3-5 Papers), and individual Papers. Further details can be found on the website. Panels (including 3-5 Papers) can be proposed here. Individual Papers…

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Session on Science and Politics at the 24th IPSA World Congress in July 2016

Session on Science and Politics at the 24th IPSA World Congress in July 2016

The IPSA Research Committee 11 “Science and Politics” organizes a session at the 24th IPSA World Congress of Political Science in July 2016 at Istanbul, Turkey. If you are interested in Politics and Technology, you may have a glance at this: https://istanbul2016.ipsa.org/events/istanbul2016/session/rc11-science-and-politics

The Routledge Handbook of Politics and Technology is out now!

The Routledge Handbook of Politics and Technology is out now!

We are proud to announce that the Routledge Handbook of Politics and Technology has been published in October 2015. Edited by the Standing Group Convenor Ulrich Hilpert, with contributions from Standing Group members, this handbook provides a comprehensive global survey of the politics of technology. For more information, see: https://www.routledge.com/products/9780415692014

Call for Panels and Papers for the General Conference

Call for Panels and Papers for the General Conference

The ECPR’s General Conference is its largest event, often bringing together some 2,500 political scientists from throughout the world. The 2015 Conference is taking place at Université de Montréal – the ECPR’s first ever event to be held outside of Europe. The list of Sections has been finalised; and the call is open for Full Panels and individual Papers. Since this is a combined stage, individuals are able to propose to a Section, either a Panel including 4 – 5…

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Call for Joint Sessions Paper Proposals

Call for Joint Sessions Paper Proposals

Paper proposals for the 2015 Joint Sessions of Workshops can now be submitted, by clicking here. The deadline for Paper proposals is 1 December 2014. To view the Academic Programme, please click here. If you have any questions, please contact Marcia Taylor (jointsessions@ecpr.eu).