We contribute to a conference on the state of civic participation in NRW with a panel on instances of online participation that have failed and what we can learn from them. More information available in German.
On 31 March two doctoral students had the chance to present their research to Prof. Stephen Coleman of the University of Leeds. More information is available in German.
How to transfer the knowledge generated within the PhD programme and the people in the responsible for putting online participation processes into practice was the topic of a small workshop at the FHöV in Cologne today. The plan is to offer an online resource (a wiki for practitioners) that combines relevant articles summarizing and making […]
On 28 October the members of the Fortschrittskolleg met for their second annual workshop, this time at the partner institution FHöV in Gelsenkirchen. For more information, see the German article.
On 12. September 2016 Prof. Dr. Jens Weiß of Hochschule Harz was a guest speaker within our seminar series. More information and a video of the event is available in German.
We are currently looking for a candidate for a research fellowship within our PhD programme. More information (in German) is available here.
On July 21st 2016 the Düsseldorf Institute for Internet and Democracy, a new department of the Heinrich-Heine-University of Düsseldorf, was officially founded. For more information, see the German version.