Technical University of Darmstadt - Science and Technology for Peace and Security (PEASEC), Germany
Learning about the research field of social media in conflicts and crises
Benefits of the Participation:
HCI researchers, practitioners, and graduate students
Web browser for accessing a social media aggregation tool: https://ods.dev.peasec.de/
Preferably laptop otherwise smartphone
Prof. Dr. Dr. Christian Reuter is Full Professor at Technical University of Darmstadt. His chair Science and Technology for Peace and Security (PEASEC: https://peasec.de/) in the Department of Computer Science combines computer science with peace and security research. He holds a Ph.D. in Information Systems (University of Siegen) and another Ph.D. in the Politics of Safety and Security (Radboud University Nijmegen). On the intersection of the disciplines (A) Cyber Security and Privacy, (B) Peace and Conflict Studies as well as (C) Human-Computer Interaction, he and his team specifically address (1) Peace Informatics and technical Peace Research, (2) Crisis Informatics and Information Warfare as well as (3) Usable Safety, Security and Privacy.