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STS Thesis-Defenses


Timo BÜHLER (16.07.)

Thomas KUIPERS (16.07.)

Clemens ACKERL (21.07.)

16.07.2021, 13:00, Seminar room STS

Timo Bühler will defend his thesis: Scripting 'Normality' - Habit tracking applications and the moralities of technologically mediated practices.

Chair: Nina Klimburg-Witjes
1st examiner: Ulrike Felt
2nd examiner: Maximilian Fochler

@ Seminar room STS (Universitätsstraße 7/II/6th floor, 1010 Vienna)

Please sign-up for Timo's defensio here.*


16.07.2021, 14:00, Seminar room STS

Thomas Kuipers will defend his thesis: Extras in the Theater of Big Data: Fitting students into an algorithm.

Chair: Nina Klimburg-Witjes
1st examiner: Maximilian Fochler
2nd examiner: Ulrike Felt

@ Seminar room STS (Universitätsstraße 7/II/6th floor, 1010 Vienna)

Please sign-up for Thomas's defensio here.*


21.07.2021, 11:00, online via zoom
Meeting-ID: 939 6370 9834, Kenncode: 412354

Clemens Ackerl will defend his thesis: Materializations of expectations within Industry 4.0? Tracing the expectations of the Arbeiterkammer (Austrian Chamber for Workers and Employees) on Industry 4.0 as a socio-technical revolution of work

Chair: Ingrid Metzler
1st examiner: Erik Aarden
2nd examiner:
Maximilian Fochler



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  3. You must present either a) a negative Covid-19 test, no older than 72 hours for PCR and no older than 48 for antigen, b) a proof of Covid-19 recovery no older than 6 months, or proof of at least one vaccine dose, which has been administered more than 21 days ago.