Amit Prakash, Janaki Srinivasan and Bilahari M at the International Labour Conclave held at Thiruvananthapuram24 May,2023
Dates: 24-26 May, 2023 Prof. Amit Prakash, Prof. Janaki Srinivasan and Reasearch Associate Bilahari M will take part in the International Labour conclave to be held in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala. The three-day international labour conclave is organised by the Labour department in association with the State Planning Board in Thiruvananthapuram. The conclave will be inaugurated by […]
M.Sc. Digital Society alumna Shivangi Garg at the TEDxBangalore Art Exhibition22 April,2023 Saturday, 03:30 pm to 05:00 pm
Dates: 22-30 April, 2023 Congratulations to Shivangi Garg, M.Sc. Digital Society alumna (Class of 2022) on being invited to showcase her work at the TEDxBangalore Art Exhibition 2023. TEDx Bangalore hosted a contemporary art exhibition to mark their 10th Anniversary. The event was centered around the theme ‘An Exhibition of Justice’. 17 different artists from […]
Wikipedia Edit-a-thon | Collaboration with Lean-In club, IIITB27 March,2023
Date: 27/03/2023 CITAPP, in collaboration with the Lean-In club at IIIT Bangalore, organised a Wikipedia edit-a-thon on Monday, March 27th to add more topics, sources, and images, and update and translate articles. The event’s focus was to address gaps around why some pages are more informative than others. In order to celebrate women – in […]
CITAPP Reunion 2023 | Reliving the past, reimagining the future25 March,2023
Date: 25/03/2023 Agenda: 10:00 AM – Reception 10:30 AM – Meet and Greet the Director & Faculty 11:00 AM – Tea & Coffee 11:15 AM – Reliving the past 12:15 PM – Reimagining the future 12:45 PM – Felicitations 13:00 PM – Lunch & Mingle
CITAPP at RISE 202324 February,2023
Dates: 24-25 February, 2023 CITAPP was represented by research scholars and faculty at RISE (Research, Innovation, Society and Entrepreneurship) 2023 which is a flagship research based outreach event. This year marked RISE’s seventh edition. The ‘Digital Identity’ panel kick-started CITAPP’s presence on Day 1 of the event. The panel consisted of professors Bidisha Chaudhuri and […]
Amit Prakash invited to the International Conference on Digital Economy, IIM Raipur02 December,2022
Dates: 2-3 December, 2022. About the Event: IIM Raipur, in association with Association for Information Systems – India Chapter (INAIS), organised the 5th International Conference on Digital Economy (ICDE). International Conference on Digital Economy is IIM Raipur’s flagship conference dedicated to the cause of advancing the interest of Digital Economy in the country. The theme […]
Srravya C and Bidisha Chaudhuri awarded ‘Best Paper – Digital and Social Media Track’ at the 56th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences03 January,2023
Date: 03-06 January, 2023 Srravya C (Former Research Associate with the Machine Intelligence and Robotics Centre and M.Sc. Digital Society Alum) and Prof. Bidisha Chaudhuri have been awarded ‘Best Paper’ under the ‘Digital and Social Media Track’ at the 56th Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS). Their paper titled, ‘Match Made by Humans: A […]
Webinar: Report presentation and panel discussion on Fairwork India Report 202211 January,2023 Wednesday, 04:00 pm to 05:30 pm
Date: 11/01/2023, 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM (IST) View the webinar recording here Fairwork India Report 2022: Looking ahead to 2023 _______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Schedule: 4:00 PM to 4:02 PM Opening remarks: Srinath Srinivasa, Professor and Dean (R&D), International Institute of Information Technology Bangalore 4:02 PM to 4:05 PM Introduction of the panelists by the moderator, Preeti Mudliar, […]
IIITB Students Participate in Global Tech Summit30 November,2022
Dates: 30/11/22 – 02/12/2022 The Global Tech Summit (GTS), organised by Carnegie India and the Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India, was held on the eve of India assuming the G20 presidency. It involved talks on topics ranging from content for OTTs to the digital infrastructure India has evolved, including Aadhaar and UPI to […]
Fairwork India releases fourth annual ratings27 December,2022
Date: 27/12/2022 The Fairwork India team, at IIITB’s Center for IT and Public Policy (CITAPP) and the Fairwork Project, announce the release of the Fairwork India Ratings 2022: Labour Standards in the Platform Economy report. The report examines the digitally mediated work conditions of India’s rapidly growing app-based workforce using a global benchmark for working […]
Vidhya (M.Sc. Digital Society Alumna, 2015-2017) selected for National Award for Individual Excellence03 December,2022
CITAPP congratulates Vidhya (M.Sc. Digital Society Alumna, batch of 2015-2017) on her selection for the National Award for Individual Excellence. The award was announced by the Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities of India. She has been recognised for her work in the area of accessible education for children with visual impairment, through her […]
IIIT Bangalore joins Global Technology Summit as an academic partner29 November,2022
IIIT Bangalore is one of the academic partners in this year’s Global Technology Summit, hosted by Carnegie India. The seventh iteration of the Global Technology Summit seeks to explore the present climate in the shapeshifting worlds of international alliances, emerging technologies, and geopolitics.
Balaji Parthasarathy, Mounika Neerukonda and Janaki Srinivasan participate in the Fairwork Summit at University of Rosario, Bogota, Colombia.24 October,2022
Dates: October 24-26, 2022 Image Courtesy: https://twitter.com/TowardsFairWork/status/1584572554886676480/photo/3 Fairwork’s teams from countries spanning the globe came together face-to-face for 3 days to discuss how to strengthen the fight for fair work in digital labour platforms. The first day of the summit kick-started with discussions around regulatory advances, investigations on conditions of work.
Mounika Neerukonda, Amruta Mahuli and Janaki Srinivasan present papers at the 50th Annual Conference on South Asia at the University of Wisconsin, Madison21 October,2022
Conference Dates: October 19-22, 2022 Panel Date: Oct 21, 2022 Panel title: The Platform Economy and Its Contradictions in South Asia Organizer: Janaki Srinivasan Panel Abstract: The past decade in South Asia has witnessed rapid growth in the scale and scope of digital platforms mediating between service providers of various types and customers– they have […]
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