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Web Science Institute Distinguished Lecture Series

The Web Science Institute is proud to host a series of Distinguished Lectures that aim to engage and promote debate about Web Science.

Students, Staff and guests from Industry are invited to listen to some of the finest speakers as they share their thoughts and ideas. Our lectures are open to everyone and we warmly welcome visitors to attend these events.

Upcoming Lecture

Phil Howard, Director, Professor of Internet Studies at the Oxford Internet Institute
Tuesday 8th October 2019

Past lectures

Professor Rob Kitchin

Rob Kitchin

Professor in the Maynooth University Social Science Institute.

Professor Alex Rehding

Alex Rehding

Fanny Peabody Professor of Music at Harvard University.

Professor Richard Rogers

Richard Rogers

Professor of New media and digital culture and the University of Amsterdam.

Mireille Hildebrandt

Mireille Hildebrandt

Research Professor of ‘Interfacing Law and Technology at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel.

Paul Maltby

Paul Maltby

Department of Communities & Local Government.

Professor Jeanette Hoffman

Jeanette Hoffman

Professor Hofmann is a political scientist and heads the project group The Internet Policy Field at the Social Science Research Centre Berlin (WZB).

Bill Thompson

Bill Thompson

Principle Research Engineer, Research & Development, BBC.

Professor Chris Lintott

Chris Lintott

Professor of astrophysics at the University of Oxford.

Professor Evelyn Ruppert

Evelyn Ruppert

Professor of Sociology at Goldsmiths, University of London.


Past lectures

Our past Distinguished Lectures are available to watch on YouTube

Watch the full playlist

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