Global judgements and ideas.
Public book launch with author Phoebe V Moore (Quantified Worker) and guest Chris Dancy (Mindful Cyborg). An exclusive interview with Chris features in the book. They will talk about the dangerous trends of employer surveillance in the work place and more.
11 October 6 – 11 pm
6.30 pm presentations/talks and discussion
8.30 or 9.00 – 11.00 pm DJ Al Gaudie spins some excellent electronica!
Should your boss track your tone of voice, movement around the office and facial expressions? Is workplace surveillance the reason for new electronic performance management methods and worker profiling for hires and fires? Is the new Data Protection Bill going to make things worse for us, the workers?
Phoebe Moore author and editor of the new books The Quantified Self in Precarity: Work, Technology and What Counts and Humans and Machines at Work (2017)
Chris Dancy who is described as the ‘most connected person on earth’ and The Mindful Cyborg who is connected to up to 700 self-tracking sensors per day
The event will be chaired by Wendy Grossman
REGISTER HERE (please email Phoebe firstname.lastname@example.org if you find it’s fully booked so we can put you on the guest list!)