Konferenz: Digital Transformation in China – Recent Trends and Impacts

19.01.2018 | 08:50
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Conference Program

FRIDAY, JAN 19TH 2018

8.50-09.00

Welcome Address

Genia Kostka (Freie Universität Berlin, GER)

9.00-10.30

Panel I: Trends, risks, and opportunities in Digital Manufacturing: A crossregional
comparison
Chair: Genia Kostka (Freie Universität Berlin, GER)

Paper Giver:

  1. Julia Püschel (Freie Universität Berlin, GER): Man-Machine: Work 4.0 in the US
  2. Isabell Welpe (Technische Universität München, GER): Recent trends Industry 4.0 in Germany
  3. Grischa Beier (IASS, GER): Recent trends Industry 4.0 in Germany and China compared
Discussant: Eberhard Sandschneider (Freie Universität Berlin, GER)
10.30-11.00

Coffee Break

Poster session: young researchers

11.00-12.30

Panel II: Digital manufacturing in China & social and environmental impacts
Chair: Elena Meyer-Clement (Freie Universität Berlin, GER)

Paper Giver:

  1. Jacqueline Ives (MERICS, GER): Made in China 2025 – The making of a hightech superpower
  2. Florian Butollo (WZB, GER): Intelligent manufacturing as a leap beyond the "global factory" model - the end of cheap labour?"
  3. Wang Feng (CAICT, PRC): Development of Industrial Internet in China

Discussant: Sabrina Habich-Sobiegalla (Freie Universität Berlin, GER)

12.30- 13.30 Lunch
13.30-15.00

PANEL III: Big data and political control
Chair: Katja Levy (Freie Universität Berlin, GER)

Paper Giver:

  1. Jiang Min (UNC Charlotte, US), Big data, big brother, big profits? The political economic implications of Chinese big data
  2. Shazeda Ahmed (University of California, Berkeley, US): Personal Risk and Algorithmic Opacity: An Investigation of User-Identified Concerns in the Construction of the Social Credit System.
  3. Fan Liang (University of Michigan, US): The Instrumentalization of Big Data Infrastructures in China

Discussant: Lena Ulbrichs (WZB, GER)

15.00-15.30

Coffee Break

Poster session: young researchers

15.30-17.00

Panel IV: The Governance of big data and internet
Chair: Genia Kostka (Freie Universität Berlin, GER)

Paper Giver:

  1. Rogier Creemers (Leiden Universität, NL) – Governance of big data & internet
  2. Samantha Hoffman (IISS, UK): Internet governance and social management
  3. Daniela Stockmann (Hertie School of Governance, GER): Towards Area-Smart Data Science: Critical Questions for Working with Big Data from China.

Discussant: Christian Goebel (Universität Wien, AUS)

17.00-18.00 Future Cooperations
Moderation: Genia Kostka* (Freie Universität Berlin, GER)
  • Exchange on particpants’ current initiatives and projects
  • Special Issue publication
  • Brainstorming of future collaborations (Einstein Circle, DFG)
18.00 Dinner

Zeit & Ort

19.01.2018 | 08:50

FU Berlin, Fabeckstr. 23-25, Room 2.2051 (Second Floor), 14195 Berlin

Mentoring
Tutoring