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Speaking tour for the Quantified Worker

2018 *Workshop and lecture: ‘Artificial Intelligence and Humans as Resource’, 28th November, Economizing Bodies and Behaviour series Goethe-University Frankfurt *Panel lecture: ‘Artificial Intelligence and Humans as Resource’, 9th October, Artificial … Continue reading

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Antifa and the Trans-Atlantic Far Right

Frank Engster. The History of German Antifa. The talk gives a short overview about the history of Antifa in Germany. It starts with the historical “Antifaschistische Aktion” of the 20s … Continue reading

September 3, 2018 · Leave a comment

Our skin and bones are becoming the final frontier of surveillance

With Tommy Hilfiger’s ‘smart’ clothing range, data collection has reached dystopian levels Phoebe Moore The Independent 30/07/18 Once, surveillance was undertaken by familiar characters: the police, immigration officials, even spies. … Continue reading

July 31, 2018 · Leave a comment

ILPC STREAM Artifical Intelligence, Technology and Work

INTERNATIONAL LABOUR PROCESS CONFERENCE Artifical Intelligence, Technology and Work ILPC 2019 Special Stream No. 5 Please submit abstracts via the International Labour Process Conference website ( by the deadline of … Continue reading

July 27, 2018 · Leave a comment

Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Work

I spoke at NESTA FutureFest Forward: AI and The Future of Work curated by Ghislaine Boddington on 17th May 2018 5:30 p.m. This was second event in the FutureFest Forward … Continue reading

July 2, 2018 · Leave a comment

Dansk Magisterforening interview on digitalised labour

The Danish trade union for academics, Dansk Magisterforening, is to publish an interview conducted with me on digitalised labour for the June 2018 edition of the union’s magazine Magisterbladet. Here … Continue reading

June 13, 2018 · Leave a comment

Reviews of Quantified Self in Precarity & Metric Power

Here you find four book reviews, two of mine, one of mine and David Beer’s book Metric Power, and one I have written of this same text. The first is … Continue reading

May 22, 2018 · Leave a comment

Hire-ability jumps Employability: Precarity in Digitalized Work

The International Centre for Guidance Studies 20th Anniversary International Conference This Wednesday I will talk about the role of technology in work and education. In education, questions and insights have … Continue reading

May 21, 2018 · Leave a comment