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Special Lecture: Evgeny Morozov

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Elisabeth-Herz-Kremenak-Saal
Plenary / Lecture
english language

Last in Alpbach eleven years ago as a scholarship holder, Morozov returns as one of the world’s most knowledgeable critics of the silicon-valley-dominated data capitalism. What is the agenda of the data industry and how can Europe regain its technological sovereignty? A regular columnist for the Guardian and award-winning book author Morozov will share his insights on a world where data is the new key resource.

Speakers

Author and Essayist, Soligork, Belarus

Evgeny MOROZOV

Author and Essayist, Soligork, Belarus

2006-2008 Director of New Media, Transitions Online
2008-2009 Fellow, Open Society Foundations
2009-2010 Fellow, Georgetown University
2010-2012 Visiting Scholar, Stanford University and Schwartz Fellow, New America Foundation
since 2013 Ph.D. Student, History of Science, Harvard University, Cambridge

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