Hamid Ekbia gave a series of talks in Germany, Austria and Denmark with themes ranging from heteromated labor, the political economy of AI and computing and drone warfare. Here is a list of the talks:
- Refracting Interfaces: Autonomy, Opacity, and Accountability. Invited Workshop: Screen Operations. Humboldt University (July 13-14, 2016).
- To Automate or to Heteromate? A Revised History of Computing. Invited Talk. Computer Science Colloquium, Die Fakultät für Informatik, University of Vienna. http://informatik.univie.ac.at/fileadmin/user_upload/fak_informatik/NEWS/2016/documents/20160629_ekbia.pdf (June 29, 2016).
- The Political Economy of Drone Warfare. Invited Talk. Department of Philosophy, University of Vienna (June 23, 2016)
- Our Romantic Past and Robotic Future. Invited Talk. Kunstuniversität Linz (June 10, 2016) http://www.ufg.ac.at/Newsdetail.1899+M59f9bf8ab37.0.html.
- “Capital, Work, Computing.” Invited Workshop. School of Media and Information, University of Siegen, Germany (June 6, 2016)
- Command and Idea: Natural and Artificial. Keynote Talk. Zentralen Laborraum des Exzellenzcluster Bild Wissen Gestaltung, Humboldt University, Berlin, http://www.kreativplattform.at/ (April 28, 2016)
- Computing and Capitalism: Dynamics of Systemic Change. Keynote Talk. Bertalanffy Center for the Study of Systems Science. European Meetings on Cybernetics and Systems Research, Vienna. http://www.bcsss.org/dissemination/lectures/vienna-2016-hamid-ekbia-computing-and-capitalism-dynamics-of-systemic-change/ (April 1, 2016).
- Schöne Neue-Drohnenwelt. Interview with Der Standard. March 28, 2016.
- Drones: Technologies of (Dis)Order. Invited Talk. IFK: Internationales Forschungszentrum, Kulturwissenschaften, (March 14, 2016)
- Heteromation and Other Stories of Computing and Capitalism. Invited Talk. Renowned Scholars Seminar. Department of IT Management. Copenhagen School of Business, (March 11, 2016). http://www.cbs.dk/node/254083
- Heteromation: A Précis. Invited Talk. School of Media and Information. University of Siegen, Germany, (February 24, 2016)