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Inauguration Lecture Master's Degree Programme "Computational Social Systems (CSS)"

Type

  • Lecture

Topic

  • Teaching/study programme

TU Graz and University of Graz welcome to the kickoff event for the new interuniversity master´s programme "Computational Social Systems". In the inauguration lecture, Aniko Hannak, computer scientist at the University of Zurich, will first present a measurement methodology developed to monitor personalization algorithms in the context of platforms such as Google Search or online stores. Second, she will talk about recommendation and rating systems in the context of employment related platforms such as job search sites, freelancing marketplaces and online professional communities, and their danger to reinforce gender inequalities

Programme

  • 17:15 Introduction by both rectors: Harald Kainz (TU Graz) and Martin Polaschek (University of Graz)
  • 17:30 Brief Overview of the New Master´s CSS
  • 17:40 Talk by Aniko Hannak
  • Followed by a Discussion

The event can be attended in person or online.

Host

Graz University of Technology (TU Graz), University of Graz

Time and Location

11. October 2021, 04:30 PM - 19:00

Meerscheinschlössl, Festsaal, Mozartgasse 3, 8010 Graz or online stream

Additional informations

Language: English

Registration necessary

Contact/Registration

Phillip KLUG
TU Graz | Dean's Office of the Faculty of Computer Science and Biomedical Engineering (CSBME)
phillip.klug@tugraz.at
Phone: +43 316 873 4055