Events | Workshop | 6 March 2015

"Algorithmic Cultures Workshop"

Frank Pasquale (University of Maryland) and Kevin Hamilton (Illinois)

This workshop will bring together five scholars with the larger public to examine algorithmic culture. The workshop is part of Faculty Fellow Chad Wellmon's research program on Knowledge, Technology, and Meaning. The schedule for the day is as follows:

10:00 Chad Wellmon (U.Va.) Introduction

10:15-11:00 Frank Pasquale (Maryland) The Culture of Automation

11:00-11:15 Siva Vaidhyanathan (U.Va.) response

11:15-11:45 Discussion

11:45-12:30 Lunch—RSVP

12:30-1:15 Kevin Hamilton (Illinois) Beyond the Reveal: Living With Black Boxes

1:15-1:30 Bethany Nowviskie (U.Va.) response

1:30-2:00 Discussion

2:00-2:15 Coffee break

2:15-2:45 Final Discussion

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