Monthly Archives: November 2014

Louise Amoore gives evidence to the House of Commons Science and Technology Select Committee

On Wednesday 26th November Louise gave evidence to the House of Commons Science and Technology Committee on the current and future uses of biometric data and technologies. The witnesses also included Professor Sue Black, forensic anthropologist and Director of the Centre for Anatomy and Human identification; Professor Juliet Lodge representing the Biometrics Institute; and Sir John Adye, Chair of Identity Assurance Systems and former Director of GCHQ.
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Call For Papers
‘Thinking with Algorithms:
Cognition and Computation in the Work of N. Katherine Hayles’

Gala Theatre, Durham, 26-27 February 2015
Confirmed keynote speakers:
Katherine Hayles (Duke University)
Donald Mackenzie (Edinburgh University)
Luciana Parisi (Goldsmiths, University of London)
Celia Lury (Warwick University)
David Berry (Sussex University)

Organisers: Prof. Louise Amoore and Dr Volha Piotukh, Geography Department, Durham University
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