SSC Seminar Series

SSC Virtual Seminar: Norma Möllers, Department of Sociology, Queen's University

Justice in AI, or why it’s not enough to fix the data or fix the algorithm

Wednesday, April 14, 2021


12:30 – 2:00 pm

*Due to the limited capacity of the online-meeting platform, we have to adopt a first-come-first-serve principle. We will send the seminar link and password to registered participants.

Please RSVP to Delano Aragao Vaz by Sunday, April 11,...

SSC Virtual Seminar: Sean Patrick Marrs, SSHRC Doctoral Fellow, Department of History, Queen's University, Canada

Police espionage in eighteenth-century Paris: A historical look at surveillance

Wednesday, April 7, 2021


12:30 – 1:30 pm

*Due to the limited capacity of the online-meeting platform, we have to adopt a first-come-first-serve principle. We will send the seminar link and password to registered participants.
 
Please RSVP to Delano Aragao Vaz by Sunday, April 4, 2021.


Abstract:

Since its foundation in 1667, a...

SSC Virtual Seminar: Book Launch: David Lyon and David Murakami Wood, Surveillance Studies Centre, Queen's University

Book Launch: Big Data Surveillance and Security Intelligence:
The Canadian Case
Edited by David Lyon and David Murakami Wood
UBC Press, December 2020

Big Data Surveillance and Security Intelligence: The Canadian Case

For more information about the book, see here.

 

Wednesday, March 24, 2021


12:30 – 1:30 pm

*Due to the limited capacity of the online-meeting platform,...

SSC Virtual Seminar: Daniel E. Bromberg, University of New Hampshire, and Étienne Charbonneau, École nationale d’administration publique, Montréal

The Fragile Relationship between Police Departments and Civilians in an Age of Video Surveillance

Wednesday, March 17, 2021


12:30 – 1:30 pm

*Due to the limited capacity of the online-meeting platform, we have to adopt a first-come-first-serve principle. We will send the seminar link and password to registered participants.
 
Please RSVP to Delano Aragao Vaz by Sunday, March 14, 2021.


Abstract:

Our book...

SSC Virtual Seminar: Rafael Evangelista, University of Campinas (Unicamp), Brazil, and Rodrigo Firmino, Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Paraná (PUCPR), Brazil

Pandemic Technopolitics in the Global South

Wednesday, December 9, 2020


12:30 – 2:00 pm

*Due to the limited capacity of the online-meeting platform, we have to adopt a first-come-first-serve principle. We will send the seminar link and password to registered participants.
 
Please RSVP to Delano Aragao Vaz by Sunday, December 6, 2020.


Abstract:

Brazil has been standing out as one of the worst...

SSC Virtual Seminar: Teresa Scassa, Canada Research Chair in Information Law and Policy, University of Ottawa

Canada's New Bill to Reform Private Sector Data Protection

Wednesday, December 2, 2020


12:00 – 1:00 pm *Note new time

*Due to the limited capacity of the online-meeting platform, we have to adopt a first-come-first-serve principle. We will send the seminar link and password to registered participants.
 
Please RSVP to Delano Aragao Vaz.


Abstract:

The much-awaited bill to reform Canada's private sector data...

SSC Virtual Seminar: Kate Robertson, Cynthia Khoo, and Yolanda Song, The Citizen Lab

Algorithmic Policing and Surveillance in Canada: The Defining Role of Reliability, Necessity, and Proportionality in 21st Century Oversight

Wednesday, November 11, 2020


12:30 – 1:30 pm

*Due to the limited capacity of the online-meeting platform, we have to adopt a first-come-first-serve principle. We will send the seminar link and password to registered participants.
 
Please RSVP to Delano Aragao Vaz by Sunday, November 8, 2020.


Abstract:

New...

SSC Virtual Seminar: Jason Millar, School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Ottawa

Pandemic Contact-Tracing: Balancing Socio-Ethical Tensions in Desperate Times

Wednesday, June 17, 2020


12:30 – 1:30 pm

*Due to the limited capacity of the online-meeting platform, we have to adopt the first-come-first-serve principle. We will send the seminar link and password to registered participants.
 
Please RSVP to Rui Hou by Sunday, June 14.


Abstract:

The COVID-19 pandemic has triggered a rapid and unprecedented global...

SSC Seminar Series: Jason Pridmore, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands - POSTPONED

Surveillance in an era of communicative devices - POSTPONED

Wednesday, April 1, 2020


12:30 – 2 pm


Mackintosh Corry Hall D411


Abstract:

TBA


About the speaker:

Jason Pridmore
Associate Professor
Department of Media and Communication
Erasmus University Rotterdam
The Netherlands


Everyone welcome!


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

Ethical Engineering and AI - POSTPONED

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.

Everyone welcome!

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