Global judgements and ideas.

Speaking tour for the Quantified Worker


*Keynote lecture: ‘The Quantified Self in Precarity’, 7th July, Mobilising Economic Futures conference, New School Economics Society Goldsmiths University of London

*Workshop panel talk: ‘Risks in Digitalized Workplaces: The Future of Work Design and Trade Union Reponses, North and South’, 7-8 June, What enables a market to cross national borders? The role of institutions, networks conventions, ZiF, Bielefeld University, Germany

*Plenary panel talk: AI and the Future of Work  Nesta FutureFest Foward, 17th May, Nesta, London – Registration

*Workshop panel and plenary talk: ‘The Threat of Physical and Psychosocial Violence and Harassment in Digitalized work’, 24th May, EU-OSHA workshop Protecting workers in the online platform economy, Brussels

*Keynote lecture: ‘Digitalised Hire-ability’, 23rd – 24th May, Derby University, iCeGS 20th Anniversary Conference, The Enterprise Centre

*Workshop and plenary lecture: Criticizing Digital Labour Performance, measurement and the risks of the digitalized workplace  19th April, organised by Friedrich Schiller Universität (Jena), at Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung, Berlin

*Research seminar: ‘Digitalised Labour and the Risks Workers Face’, 9th March, Roskilde University, Department of Social Science and Business, Denmark

*Workshop: ‘Quantification of A(e)ffective Labour for Change Management’, 16th Feb., Machines & Measure Centre for Philosophy and Political Economy & Conference of Socialist Economists South Group, University of Leicester

*Agora ILO seminar: Risks of psychosocial violence and harassment in the digitalized world of work, Tuesday 6th Feb., International Labour Organization (ILO), Geneva (launch of my ILO/ACTRAV Report)

*Research seminar: The Quantified Worker Wed 31 Jan., Political Economy Research Centre, Goldsmiths University of London

*Day workshop: After Work: Life, Labour and Automation (keynote) Sat 27 Jan., 10:00 – 17:00 University of West London



*Conference presentation:  ‘The shifting landscape of work and working lives’ 30 Nov – 1 Dec. Chartered Institute for Personnel Development Applied Research Conference, Strathclyde University, Glasgow

*Day workshop: ‘Quantified Work’ 24 Nov. Digitalization and the reconfiguration of labor governance in the global economyLausanne Institut d’études politiques, historiques et internationales (Iephi) & Centre d’histoire internationale et d’études politiques de la mondialisation (Crhim)

*Expert panel: ‘Wearables: personalisation or surveillance?’ Sun 29. Oct London, 12:0013:00, Battle of Ideas debate, Frobisher Auditorium 1Tech futures, The Barbican

*Day workshop: ‘Emotion and Affect in Datafied Worlds’ Wed 1st Nov 10:00, University of Helsinki workshop, Think Corner, Helsinki


Note that I was funded by the British Academy/Leverhulme and the International Labour Organisation (UN) to carry out a good amount of the research reflected in the book and these talks.

COVER PIC final copy








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