Emotions and values matter in the making of data-driven insurance services suggests Maiju Tanninen in her doctoral thesis ” The Data-driven Customer Relationship in Behavioural Life Insurance “, which was examined at Tampere University on November 18, 2022. This post is the lectio praecursoria presented at the public examination.
The game metaphor could be more widely used to understand our relationships with algorithmic systems beyond the usual notion of ‘gaming the system’, suggests Jesse Haapoja in his doctoral thesis “Encounters with algorithmic systems, through the game metaphor”, which was examined at the University of Helsinki on May 5, 2022. This post is the lectio praecursoria presented at the public examination.
Poliitikkojen brändeillä on merkitystä, toteaa Elisa Kannasto tuoreessa väitöskirjassaan, jossa tutkittin poliittikkojen henkilöbrändäystä Facebookissa. Brändillä vakuuttaminen ja vaikuttaminen voi määrittää ehdokkaan, jopa puolueen suosion tason.
Emily Öhman’s dissertation explores methods of computational emotion detection in text.
Master of Social Sciences Anna Rantasila’s doctoral dissertation Circulating Emotions, Sticky feelings. Affective dynamics of the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster in a hybrid media environment was publicly examined at Tampere University Faculty of Information Technology and Communication Sciences on December 4, 2020. This post is the lectio praecursoria.
Lectio Praecursoria presented in the public defence of my PhD thesis “Imagining the Data Economy” on April 25th, 2020.