Technologies in Practice

About TiP

The Technologies in Practice Research group hosts researchers working with IT in different empirical domains, from public management and governance to innovation in private enterprises and public-private partnerships. We combine a range of scholarly disciplines, including Science and Technology Studies (STS), Computer Supported Collaborative Work (CSCW), Anthropology, Sociology, Human Computer Interaction and Philosophy.
We have a dynamic environment with frequent formal and informal meetings and workshops. Every Wednesday, the group meets for a research meeting called The Salon, and an afternoon of writing with #shutupandwrite. The ETHOS Lab was founded by members of TiP, and our PhD students convene a regular STS Reading Group. Take a look around the site to learn more about us.

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If you have any questions, please contact the Head of TiP

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Update: Data as Relation now also Livestreamed!

The Data as Relation launch event on March 9th will now be livestreamed from 12 noon GMT+1, via Facebook. If you didn’t get a seat, follow along here

March 9th Data as Relation Launch event

Join us for public talks on big data and public governance in connection with the launch of the new ITU research project, Data as Relation, on Thursday, March 9, from … Continue reading March 9th Data as Relation Launch event

ITU Teaching Award for Laura Watts and Rachel Douglas-Jones

At the close of the year event in 2016, ITU’s Vice Chancellor Mads Tofte gave out a teaching award to two Technologies in Practice researchers, Laura Watts and Rachel Douglas-Jones. … Continue reading ITU Teaching Award for Laura Watts and Rachel Douglas-Jones

OpenITU: Recommended for You Can AI Give Us What We Want?

TiP’s Irina Shklovski will be speaking at the upcoming OpenITU, entitled “Recommended for You: Can AI Give us what we want?” The event takes place on the 10th of February … Continue reading OpenITU: Recommended for You Can AI Give Us What We Want?

VIRT-EU Launch Video live

Did you miss the VIRT-EU project launch event? You can see the whole event here:   Program   The Internet of Things promises an exciting era of innovation but also … Continue reading VIRT-EU Launch Video live