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Smart Products, Privacy and Trust

Chatbots, intelligente Staubsauger, autonome Fahrzeuge: Smarte Produkte können das Leben in vielen Bereichen leichter machen und sind dabei, sich zu einem Milliarden-Markt zu entwickeln. Doch wo diese Technik im Einsatz ist, sammelt sie Daten: über Lebensgewohnheiten, Wohnungsgröße, Fahrstil und vieles mehr. Wer bekommt diese Daten? Und was wird damit gemacht? Das Spannungsfeld zwischen Privatsphäre und […]

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Product Innovations: Liability, Incentives and Market Dynamics

ZiF Research Group Workshop Convenors: Herbert Dawid (Bielefeld, GER), Sabine Gless (Basel, SUI), Gerd Muehlheusser (Hamburg, GER) Workshop of the ZiF Research Group Economic and Legal Challenges in the Advent of Smart Products.   Please direct any inquiries about the research group Economic and Legal Challenges in the Advent of Smart Products to the coordinator […]

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Commercial Influences on Research: Efficiency Orientation and Social Demand

Convenors: Max Albert (Gießen), Guido Bünstorf (Kassel), Martin Carrier (Bielefeld), Rolf König (Bielefeld), Cornelis Menke (Mainz), Niels Taubert (Bielefeld) Commercial influences on the research done in academia and industry have strongly increased in the past decades. Such influences affect the content or direction of research, the efficiency of the research, and the quality of knowledge […]

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Economic and Legal Challenges in the Advent of Smart Products

Opening Conference of the ZiF Research Group Economic and Legal Challenges in the Advent of Smart Products Convenors: Herbert Dawid (Bielefeld, GER), Sabine Gless (Basel, SUI), Gerd Muehlheusser (Hamburg, GER) Smart products, such as smart household appliances, smart health devices or highly automated vehicles, are increasingly finding their way into everyday life. These products raise […]

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Economic and Legal Challenges in the Advent of Smart Products

Opening Conference of the ZiF Research Group Economic and Legal Challenges in the Advent of Smart Products Convenors: Herbert Dawid (Bielefeld, GER), Sabine Gless (Basel, SUI), Gerd Muehlheusser (Hamburg, GER) Smart products, such as smart household appliances, smart health devices or highly automated vehicles, are increasingly finding their way into everyday life. These products raise […]

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Economic and Legal Challenges in the Advent of Smart Products

Opening Conference of the ZiF Research Group Economic and Legal Challenges in the Advent of Smart Products Convenors: Herbert Dawid (Bielefeld, GER), Sabine Gless (Basel, SUI), Gerd Muehlheusser (Hamburg, GER) Smart products, such as smart household appliances, smart health devices or highly automated vehicles, are increasingly finding their way into everyday life. These products raise […]

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ZiF-Workshop: Competing Socialisms. The Sino-Soviet Rivalry in Africa during the Cold War

CONVENORS: KIRSTEN BÖNKER (BIELEFELD), THORALF KLEIN (LOUGHBOROUGH) The participants of the workshop consider the Cold War as a multilateral conflict that created specific global connections’. We seek to realign the interdisciplinary analysis of its ‘glocal’ interdependencies. We will do this by raising essentially new questions on the social, economic, cultural, and political dimensions of the […]

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