Katharine panelist at Journalism Conference in Lüneburg, Germany

The Centre for Digital Cultures of the Leuphana Universität Lüneburg (Germany) organises the conference Neueste Nachrichten. Journalismus in der digitalen Medienkultur, to be held at the Lüneburg University Campus ‘Rotes Feld’ on October 9-10, 2014.

Alongside Bernd Blöbaum (Universität Münster), Christoph Dowe (ZEIT online) and Professor Dr. Margreth Lünenborg (FU Berlin) Katharine is invited as panelist discussing Nachrichten als Code. Technik als Entwicklungstreiber des Journalismus.

More information on the conference can be accessed here (German only).

‘Dynamics of Virtual Work’ Conference in Hatfield, UK

The University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield, UK, organizes an international conference entitled Dynamics of Virtual Work Conference: The Transformation of Labour in a Digital Global Economy from September 3-5, 2014. Katharine is invited as a plenary speaker and will talk about ‘Changing geographies of production and consumption in the global online porn industry: the impact on sex workers’.

The conference is sponsored by COST (European Co-operation in Science and Technology), Work Organisation Labour and Globalisation, Competition and Change , Triple C and the Journal of Institutional Economics.

Katharine keynote speaker at Conference on Press Freedom, Privacy and Propaganda in Athens

The Press Freedom, Privacy and Propaganda Conference on Citizenship and Digital Freedom will be held in Athens, Greece on June 2, 2014. Katharine will be participating as a keynote speaker.

The event is co-organized by the QJNT Synergy, the Press and Media Secretariat of the Hellenic State, the Kathimerini Group and the European Communication Sponsor Euronews.

More on kathimerini.gr

An interview on Press Freedom by NERIT in the context of the Greek Presidency of the Council of Europe can be accessed here.