LunchTimeSeries Winter term 2019/20

The LTS LunchTimeSeries on Law, Technology and Society enters the next round!

LTS LunchTimeSeries on Law, Technology and Society enters into the Winter Term 2019/20!

For the eighth consecutive semester, Univ.-Prof. Dr. Iris Eisenberger, M.Sc. (LSE), Institute of Law at the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna, and Univ.-Prof. Dr. Konrad Lachmayer, Sigmund Freud University, Vienna, are organising the Lunch Time Series on Law, Technology and Society (LTS).

In the winter term 2019/20, the series will start on 25 October 2019 with a lecture given by Prof. Brice Laurent, MINES ParisTech, on "European Objects: the troubled dreams of harmonization". You can find the announcement here.

On 13 December 2019, Prof. Arianna Vedaschi, Bocconi University, will give a lecture on "Artificial Intelligence in the Age of Terrorism: A Tipping Point for Constitutional Law". You can find the announcement here.

Prof. Jan-Hendrik Passoth, Technical University Munich, will speak at the LTS on 16 January 2020 about "Recoding Public Value. Infrastructure, Platforms and Digital Sovereignty in and for Europe". You can find the announcement here shortly.

As our fourth guest in this semester, we will welcome Prof. Sarah de Rijcke, Leiden University, on 22 January 2020. She will talk about "Bend until it breaks? On interactions between research evaluation, research conduct, and science-society relations". You can find the announcement here.

After each lecture, there will be an opportunity for public discussion. Based on the Anglo-American model of the Lunch Time Series, the Institute of Law will provide catering. The event is open to all and participation is free of charge.

Please register in advance at: law(at)boku.ac.at.

You can find the complete program of the semester here.

Reports (PDF) of past lectures: