Events

SSC Seminar Series: Derya Gungor, PhD, Department of Sociology, Queen's University

Family Medicine Professionals: Agents of the Turkish Patriarchal Surveillance State

Wednesday, January 22, 2020


12:30 – 2 pm


Mackintosh Corry Hall D411


Abstract:

The current Turkish Family Medicine Model (FMM) has a specific mandate to monitor pregnant women supposedly to improve maternal and infant health indicators. The pregnancy-monitoring mandate is regulated through official employment contracts with family physicians and midwives/nurses that assign performance-based incentives and...

SSC Seminar Series: Rob Heynen, Department of Communication Studies, York University

Title: TBA

Wednesday, February 5, 2020


12:30 – 2 pm


Mackintosh Corry Hall D411


Abstract:

TBA


About the speaker:

Professor Heynen’s research interests are in surveillance studies, radical culture and politics, theories of media and culture, media history (in particular early photography and film), and the politics of the body. His earlier work focused especially on the radical culture of the Weimar period in Germany,...

SSC Seminar Series: Jason Millar, School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Ottawa, joint seminar hosted by Ingenuity Labs

Ethical Engineering and AI

Thursday, March 19, 2020


12:30 – 1:30 pm

TBA


Abstract:

TBA


About the speaker:

Jason Millar, School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Ottawa.

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