Herve Fischer confirmed for World Social Science Forum

March 22, 2013

We are pleased to announce the participation of Hervé Fischer, Multimedia artist and philosopher, founder of sociological art. Venice and Sao Paolo Biennales, Documanta 7, personal exhibitions in many contemporary art museums. Pioneer in digital arts in Quebec, Prix Leonardo in arts and sciences (MIT). His notable publications since 2000 have been Digital shock, CyberProméthée, La planète hyper, Nous serons des dieux, La société […]


Christian Licoppe confirmed for WSSF 2013

January 28, 2013

We are pleased to announce the participation of Christian Licoppe, Professor of the Sociology of Information and Communication Technologies, Télécom Paris Tech. He has published widely about mediated design and the sociology of mediated interactions and the uses of digital technologies. He joins already confirmed plenary speakers Robert Darnton, Director of the Harvard University Library and Ismail Serageldin, […]


Plenary Speakers at WSSF 2013

January 15, 2013

We are pleased to announce the participation of Robert Darnton, Director of the Library of Harvard University and Ismail Serageldin, Director of the Bibliotheca Alexandrina as plenary speakers for the International Social Science Council’s 2nd World Social Science Forum (WSSF), to take place on 13-15 October, 2013 in Montréal, Canada. The theme and focus for the 2013 Forum is […]


World Social Science Forum 2013: Call for Papers and Panels

December 15, 2012

Applications for papers and panels are now being accepted. Please visit the Forum site for more information.