IISI-EUSSET Lifetime Achievement Award 2020 to Kari Kuutti We recognize Kari Kuutti this year for the importance of bringing activity theory into systems design and social computing research and his detailed contributions to the field. His work has fostered new directions to work of others for many years, and materially expanded the
EUSSET has recently launched its Competence Network at ECSCW 2020. The network features a group of experienced researchers and practitioners committed to advancing the understanding of how digital technologies mediate and affect human practices, cultures and organisations, and how better technologies for complex settings can be designed as a result.
The European Conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work is an international venue on practice-centred computing and the design of cooperation technologies. It is a series of conferences on computer-supported cooperative work located in Europe that was established in 1989. The 19th edition of ECSCW will take place in Zurich, Switzerland, from
IISI-EUSSET Lifetime Achievement Award 2019 to Bonnie Nardi Her most recent book, Heteromation and Other Stories of Computing and Capitalism (co-authored with Hamid Ekbia), was published in 2017 by the MIT Press. Bonnie co-edits the MIT Press Acting with Technology Series (with Kirsten Foot and Victor Kaptelinin). She is a senior editor
Call for ParticipationFourth International Summer School on Computer Supported Cooperative Work 26-30 August 2019, Como Italy. About The CSCW Summer School provides young researchers (PhD or post-doc) with the opportunity to deepen their understanding of CSCW as a research field and community. The interaction among the participants (both teachers and
CALL FOR PARTICIPATION IN THE SCIENTIFIC COMMITTEE of the Fourth EUSSET Summer School on Computer Supported Cooperative Work: Foundations, methods and technologies August 2019 (either 19-23 or 26-30) Villa del Grumello, Como (Italy) https://www.eusset.eu/events/summer-school/ Following the three successful editions of the School in 2015, 2016 and 2018 the fourth edition
IISI-EUSSET Lifetime Achievement Award 2018 to Dave Randall. Laudatio Dave Randall was born in the West Country in the UK in 1950 in a working-class family – his father was a welder – and he was one of 6 children. He graduated from the University of Kent at Canterbury with
Third International Summer School on Computer Supported Cooperative Work – Foundations, Methods and Technologies 27-31 August 2018, Villa del Grumello – Lake Como School Of Advanced Studies Centro di Cultura Scientifica “Alessandro Volta”, Como (Italy) Summer School Website: https://www.eusset.eu/events/summer-school/summer-school-2018/