Autonomy Every step you take

Datafication Of The Society
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Th/20/June/14:00 - 14:30
Every step you take. The Datafication of Society


Speaker: Steffen Mau
Language: German with English interpretation
Presented by: Inge Kloepfer
Lichthaus Kino 1

Scores, likes and data-collecting apps – pretty much every aspect of society is now measured and ranked. However, constant quantification has its price, as German sociologist Steffen Mau explains. Because data are certainly not harmless. They primarily serve business interests. And they determine the opportunities in life allocated to each individual.