13 May 2016
9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Social Science Matrix
To continue the momentum around growing a vibrant STS+Design community on campus and beyond, The Center for Science, Technology, Medicine and Society is hosting a day-long workshop on May 13, 2016 at U.C. Berkeley’s Social Science Matrix, with support from the Townsend Center for the Humanities.
This day-long workshop, hosting a cross-disciplinary group of
participants coming from all levels in the academy and universities
across the country, will map some of the exciting research happening and the larger theoretical trends at the intersection of STS and design, and will work on building a community and an agenda for further engagements.
RSVP at https://sites.google.com/site/stsdesignberkeley to let us know you’re coming and provide food allergies, restrictions, and
preferences. This workshop is free and open to the public.
9:30am Check In and Light Breakfast (provided)
10:00am Welcoming Remarks
10:30am Session 1: Scoping STS+Design as an Emerging Field
12:30pm Boxed Lunches (provided) in the Matrix Space
1:30pm Session 2: Establishing a Future Agenda for STS+Design
3:30pm Wrap-up and Next Steps
4:00pm Off-Campus Happy Hour and Dinner in downtown Berkeley (location TBD)
Host and Contact:
Morgan G. Ames
Center for Science, Technology, Medicine and Society, UC Berkeley
Additional sponsorship comes from: CSTMS Townsend Center for the Humanities