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The data of the others: Shadow Profiles

When social networks collect information about people who are not registered with them, this is called a "shadow profile". But how do shadow profiles come about? Are they legal? What do they mean for our society?

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"Serious gaming" in the world of work

On the occasion of this year's Gamescom with numerous lectures on serious games or games and learning, Beate Ochsner talks about the potential of gaming in the world of work, about the historical background of theory as well as about new, increasingly data-oriented practices of "serious gaming" in our contemporary society.

Introduction at the Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting

After the Rector of the University of Konstanz, Prof. Dr. Katharina Holzinger, welcomed the guests, Prof. Dr. Liane Wörner elaborated on the research objective and the basic idea of the Centre for Human | Data | Society.  Jun-Prof. Dr. Andreas Gruber (member of the CHDS) also presented some of his CHDS-related research projects. With Eirliani Abdul Rahman (scholarship holder), Dr. Svenja Behrendt and Dr. Alexandra Windsberger, further members of the Centre were able to present their research…

First colloquium on the digitalisation of law

On 11 and 12 May 2023, the Initiative "Recht und Digitalisierung" (RuD) of the Department of Law at the University of Konstanz, together with the Centre for Human | Data | Society, will organise a first conference on the digitalisation of law.

Panel discussion on ChatGPT

On 15 June 2023, the Initiative Recht und Digitalisierung and the Konstanzer Seminar zur Rechtsentwicklung will host a panel discussion on ChatGPT.

Registration for the Science Congress 2023

The Science Congress 2023 "The Human in the Focus of Digitalisation" will be held at the Casino Frauenfeld on 21 June 2023. Registration is now possible. In view of the limited number of places, a quick registration is recommended.

Award for Prof. Dr. David Garcia

Prof. Dr. David Garcia received a special award by the Spanish Data Protection Agency together with José González-Cabañas, PhD, Prof. Dr. Ángel Cuevas, Prof. Dr. Rubén Cuevas and Juan López-Fernández for their paper “Unique on Facebook: formulation and evidence of (nano)targeting individual users with non-PII data”.