Talks & Events

Invited talks:

7 May 2020, ‘Digital Activism in Times of Pandemic’, Webinar organised by the Centre of Digital Culture in collaboration with International Sociological Association Research Committee on Social Classes & Social Movements (RC-47), Kings College, London, UK. 

15-16 November 2019, Keynote Panel, ‘HASHTAGS TWEETS PROTEST: Social Movements in the Digital Age, Annual conference of the Institute for Social Movement Studies in co-operation with the Weizenbaum Institute for the Networked Society, Berlin, Germany.

21-22 March 2019, Keynote Speaker, PiCME Final Workshop on ‘Media Practices in Grassroots Politics against Corruption’, Scuola Normale Superiore, Florence, Italy.

16 March 2017, ‘Media and Fear: International Symposium’, SOL Centre, Lund University, Sweden.

1 March 2017, ‘Research In Progress’ Seminar Series, School of Media, Film and Music, Sussex University, UK.

16 March 2016, Politics and Media Research Group Research Seminar Series, Bournemouth University, UK.

24 February 2016, Research Seminar Series, School of Media and Communication, University of Leeds, UK.

6 October 2015, Higher seminar arranged by Media and Communication Studies at the School of Culture and Education, Södertörn University, Sweden.

 9-10 October 2015Keynote Speaker, ECREA Communication and Democracy Section Conference: ‘Political Agency in the Digital Age. Media, Participation and Democracy’, Copenhagen Business School, Denmark.

22 April 2015, Film and Screen Studies Seminar Series, University of Brighton, Brighton, UK.

19-20 June 2015, ‘Reframing Media/Cultural Studies in the Age of Global Crisis’, University of Westminster, London, UK. [Panelist/ Co-organizer]

10 April 2015, E-Campaigning Forum, Peer presentation together with Sandy Schumann from Oxford University on ‘Researching social media engagement: the case of Greenpeace International’, Oxford University, UK. You can watch a video of our talk here.

6 March 2015, Social Movement Research Group Seminar Series, City University, London, UK.

25 February 2015, Communication and Media Research Institute (CAMRI), University of Westminster, London, UK. You can listen to the podcast here.

19 December 2014, ‘Research Seminar: SMOs and ICTs: Analytical and Theoretical tools for further research’,  Doctoral School of Social Sciences, Center of Media Studies, Technologies and Internationalisation (CEMTI), University Paris VIII, Paris, France.

29 October 2014, School of Political, Social and International Studies, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK.

3 October 2014, Short presentation at an Occupy Research Collective meeting. See here for a video (I speak in Part 4)

7 June 2014, Participated (via Skype) in the panel ‘Hindsight is 20:20: Organizing Lessons from Occupy Wall Street’ at the 5th annual conference ‘Organizing 2.0: Digital Boots Online’, New York, USA.

16 April 2014, Media Research and Action Project Seminar, Boston University, Boston, USA.

26 March 2014, Comparative Media Studies Department, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, USA.

20 February 2014, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA.

31 January 2014, Columbia Journalism School, Columbia University, New York.

25 November 2013, Department of Communication, University of Washington, Seattle, USA.

15 November 2013, Lund University, Lund, Sweden.