a one-day summit that brought together a diverse group of stakeholders for a multi-disciplinary discussion on platform-based labor

Data & Society invites you to celebrate the publication of “The Social Life of DNA” by Alondra Nelson.

How advertising became welded into the business model of the Web — and all the effects that that produces in the Internet we have today…

Exploring the assumptions, values, and tensions at the core of growing concerns about the shaping of the public sphere…

A round table took place on April 7, 2016 at Data & Society Research Institute. Eighteen researchers, educators, consultants, and journalists joined to engage in conversation about the state of education, the influence of technology in the education space, and the value sets driving efforts of educators, legislators, and policy makers. A summary of the […]

Data science challenges facing industry today and the shifting consumer attitude toward data-driven and intelligent systems…

Don’t let cybersecurity become the next digital divide!

RSVP here. Genomics, the collection and interpretation of DNA sequences, has long promised to change the way doctors practice medicine, scientists research disease and the environment, and ultimately the way we understand ourselves. In the past, reading DNA was slow, laborious, and expensive. Reading the first human genome cost $3 billion and took 13 years […]