Welcome

to Gothenburg, Sweden and the 11th Annual Conference of the Association of Internet Researchers (AoIR), October 21-23, 2010!

Last Minute Schedule Changes

Saturday

10:20-11:40 Christian Christiansen presenting on The Mobile vs The Sedentary: Social Media & Post Election Iran has been added to the panel Framing the Local, the national and the virtual in Scania.

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14:10-15:30 The paper session Online for Freedom: activism and participation has been cancelled.

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10:20-11:40 Alison Powell presenting on The Feudalization of Mobile Device Design has been added to the panel Framing the Local, the national and the virtual in Scania.

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10:20-11:40 Ida Engholm presenting Research-based online presentation of web design history: The case of webmuseum.dk has been added to the panel Approaches to Internet Research in Palmstedt.

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10:20-11:40 the panel Innovation, Surveillance & presentation: Some Scandinavian practices is canceled

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10:20-11:40 the panel Approaches to Internet Research moved to Palmstedt

14:10 Simone Pereira de Sá presenting on U2 & YouTube has been added to the Panel  Sharing and manipulating video and images

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Thursday
11:40-12:40 Roundtable: Sustainable Entertainment? Moved from Gustaf Dahlén to Palmstedt

This year’s conference is called Internet Research 11.0: Sustainability, Participation, Action and will provide a space for interdisciplinary researchers to reflect on, describe, interrogate, challenge, and stake new claims to various critical Internet issues, including:

  • Internet and an equal and balanced society
  • Internet as an arena for participation
  • Internet as a tool and arena for action
  • Internet and an informed knowledge society
  • Internet and a green society
  • Internet and e‐commerce, dematerialization and transportation
  • Internet and security, integrity and surveillance
  • Internet and a healthy society
  • Internet as an arena for cultural expressions, and source of a culture of its own.

The conference will take place at Chalmers University of Technology which hosts the conference in joint collaboration with University of Gothenburg.

We welcome academics, industrial associates and practitioners from all fields to participate in this exciting conference!

Ylva Hård af Segerstad and Ann-Sofie Axelsson
Organizing Committee