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Wissenschaftscafé zum Thema «Die Macht der Zahlen»

5. Oktober 2020 in Bern, 12. Oktober 2020 in Thun

Trau keiner Statistik, die du nicht selbst gefälscht hast.

Was steckt hinter diesem Diktum? Wo stecken überall statistische Daten drin? Wer darf Daten erheben und nutzen? Wie politisch sind Erhebungs- und Darstellungsweisen von Daten? Was unterscheidet Big Data von Statistik? Welche Chancen und Risiken gehen von Big Data aus? Wie lässt sich in der digitalen Welt der Datenhandel kontrollieren?

ReferentInnen: Marina Bräm, Leitung Design, Digitale Bezahlmedien, Tamedia AG; Prof. Dr. Reinhard Riedl, Co-Leiter Institut Digital Enabling, Berner Fachhochschule; Prof. Dr. Georges-Simon Ulrich, Direktor des Bundesamtes für Statistik in Neuenburg und Professor für strategisches Management und Forschungsmethoden,Hochschule für Wirtschaft Zürich.

Moderation: Toni Koller, Journalist BR.

Datum: 05.10.2020
Beginn: 17:30 Uhr Ende: 19:00 Uhr
Eintritt frei
Veranstaltungsort:
Orell Füssli Bern
Spitalgasse 47/51
3011 Bern
Im Event Café, 2.UG

Datum: 12.10.2020
Beginn: 18:45 Uhr Ende: 19:45 Uhr
Eintritt frei
Veranstaltungsort:
Orell Füssli Thun
Bälliz 60
3600 Thun

GRC Annual Ceremony: Academic Authorship

29 September 2020, 6.30 p.m.
Academic Authorship

Join the discussion and be part of a virtual Graduate Campus!

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Summer School in Social Science Methods at Lugano Campus

14-28 August 2020
24th Summer School in Social Science Methods

The Summer School is organized by the Università della Svizzera italiana in close cooperation with FORS, the Swiss Foundation for social science research.

Participants are Ph.D. students, junior and senior researchers and practitioners, from Switzerland and other different countries working in a wide range of scientific disciplines: Psychology, Educational, Business Studies, Communication, Political Science, Sociology, Health Sciences, and many others.

CYD Fellowships: A Talent Program for Cyber-Defence Research in Switzerland

Deadline: 15 April 2020
CYD Fellowships at EPFL

To promote research and education in cyber-defence, EPFL and the Cyber-Defence (CYD) Campus jointly launched the “CYD Fellowships – A Talent Program for Cyber-Defence Research.”

The CYD Campus is a cyber-competence center acting as an anticipation platform for identifying and assessing technologies, commercial and social cyber trends, as well as the resulting usage scenarios.

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UZH Summer School on the Fundamentals of Open Data, Research Data Management, and Open Access
Rescheduled to 24 - 28 August, 2020

This UZH Summer School offers you the chance to develop skills needed to engage in the important fields of Open Data, Research Data Management, and Open Access. The goal is to ensure that young scientists and scholars are aware of the opportunities, but also of the disciplinary challenges of Open Science, and of Open Data and Open Access in particular.

Find more practical info and sign up.