Kategorie: Emergent Systems Information and Society

Rationale und irrationale Diskurse im Zeitalter der Digitalisierung

The group „Emergent systems, information and society“ held a meeting to discuss how populism is reinforced, and how it could be fought, by the use of social media. In the aftermath of a meeting at the BCSSS before Easter 2017 and several contributions at a workshop

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Robert K. Logan to start a BCSSS Project on the Origins of Systems Thinking

Marshall McLuhan expert and evolutionary systemist, Robert K. Logan, Fellow of the BCSSS and member of the „Emergent Systems Group“, made a stop-over in Vienna (August 21/22, 2017). From the left: Wolfgang Hofkirchner, Bob Logan, Annette Grathoff (photo: Hofkirchner) It

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Information in Evolutionary Systems, in Social Media and in Enhanced Humans

The „Emergent Systems, Information and Society Group“ organised three workshops at the „IS4SI Summit Gothenburg 2017“, the biannual conference of the „International Society for Information Studies“, held from 12 to 16 June 2017. On Monday afternoon Rainer Zimmermann chaired the

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Zwei Jahre Research Group zu Systemen und Informatik

Aus Anlass des zweijährigen Bestehens der Bertalanffy Research Group zu emergenten Systemen, Information und Gesellschaft wurde auf der Generalversammlung der International Society for the Study of Information, deren Special Interest Group (SIG) sie ist, ein Tätigkeitsbericht erstattet. Sehen Sie den

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Vienna 2017 | Workshop | Systems Approaches to Information Ethics II

During May 2017 the second project meeting took place in Vienna. Besides Tomáš Sigmund and Wolfgang Hofkirchner, the following researchers participated: Annette Grathoff, Renate Quehenberger, Stefan Strauß, Liang Wang and Tianqi Wu. Privacy dominated the list of topics. Sigmund explored the possibility to

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Populism in the perspective of information processes

On Thursday and Friday before Easter the Bertalanffy Center hosted members and guests of the international group on Emergent Systems, Information and Society. The event was a preparatory meeting for the three sections the group has been organising for the Summit Gothenburg 2017 of the

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BCSSS Dialogue. April 12th 2017 „The Utopia of Universal Control: Critical Thoughts on Transhumanism“

On April 12th 2017 the Bertalanffy Center invites to a discussion on Transhumanism introduced by a critical talk by Janina Loh „The Utopia of Universal Control: Critical Thoughts on Transhumanism“ and a statement „The Ghost of Transhumanism and the Sentience

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Imaginaries of Cyber Futures on the testbed of Information Ethics

Tomáš Sigmund from the University of Economics Prague and Wolfgang Hofkirchner hold together a course module at the Vienna University of Technology. The module on Designing technosocial systems focuses in the summer semester 2017 besides systems approaches and systemic approaches to information,

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