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Pre-ISA Workshop: Global Dimensions of Digital Democracy

This upcoming workshop addresses the global dimensions of the relationships between digital technologies and democracy. There will be four thematic sessions: (1) Digitization and backlash against democracy; (2) Global digital activism; (3) Digitization and changing public-private boundaries; and (4) Cyber-security and governance. The workshop will be held on March 26, 2019, the day before the ISA Annual Convention takes place in Toronto.

Pre-ISA Workshop: Global Dimensions of Digital Democracy

Transformation and Public Contestations Mini-Workshop, 15 September 2018

This multi-disciplinary workshop discussed digital threats to democracy such as "fake news", election hacking, or the delegation of governance to algorithms, along with the potential of digitization for enhancing democracy.  

Transformation and Public Contestations Mini-Workshop