Digital Labor


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November 13, 2014

06:00 PM Workingman's Death

November 14, 2014

08:00 AM Speaker Check-in
10:00 AM Opening Plenary
10:45 AM Perspectives on Digital Labor & the Video Game Industry
10:45 AM (Not) Getting Paid to Work & Play
10:45 AM The Death of Employment; Long Live Worker Rights
10:45 AM Culture Workers of the World Unite!
10:45 AM Research & Practice on Feminist / Feminized Digital Labor
02:15 PM Value Capture & the Affect Machine: Non-Money Capital in the Digital Age
02:15 PM CUNY Digital Labor Working Group Roundtable:
The Place, Politics, and Function of Measure
02:15 PM Search, Data Flows, & Vertical Extraction
02:15 PM The Labor of Love & the New Soviet Man in Silicon Valley
02:15 PM Digital Labor, Sex Work, & Maria's GentleWhispering
02:15 PM Fairness in Crowd Work
02:15 PM Resource Sharing & Digitization in the Arts
05:15 PM SaysUs/GNUnion
05:15 PM How Interfaces Demand Obedience
05:15 PM Movement Materials & What We Can Do
05:15 PM Temp Land: Working in the New Economy
05:15 PM Teamsters, UPS, & the Gig Economy (Student Panel)
05:15 PM Crowd Work: The Future of Design
07:00 PM Disability & the Digital Divide
08:15 PM First Day Closing Impressions

November 15, 2014

08:15 AM Speaker Check-in
09:15 AM Welcome
10:00 AM Algorithmic Hegemony & the Droning of Labor
10:00 AM 24/7 Work
10:00 AM Civic Hacking
10:00 AM Taxing Data Labor & Labor in the Monetized Peer Economy
10:00 AM Digital Labor & Geographies of Crisis
10:00 AM Digital Solidarity & Crowdsourcing
01:30 PM Freelancers & Unions in the Creative Industries
01:30 PM The Future of Workers in the Sharing Economy
01:30 PM Low-Wage Work: Getting By & Fighting Back
01:30 PM mTurk Workers: We're Here & We're Human
01:30 PM Digital Labor in the Circuits of Value Capture
01:30 PM Invisible, Essential Labor in Supply Chain Capitalism
02:00 PM Creative Time Summit: Art in the Age of Digital Surveillance
04:30 PM Reading Faces in the Crowd: Postcolonial Algorithms of Affective Computing
04:30 PM No Controversy!
04:30 PM Digital Labor & the Anthropocene
04:30 PM Monopsony Online: Crowdworking & Market Power
04:30 PM Alternative Forms of Labor Organizations: Union Substitutes or Something Else?
04:30 PM Launch of AdNauseam
04:30 PM The Trolletarian Condition: Trolling as Digital Labor
05:00 PM Reading from I'm that angel
06:15 PM A Relevant Past for a Digital Age?
08:00 PM Saturday Night Unparty

November 16, 2014

11:00 AM Final Reflections
12:00 PM Design the Future of the Networked Workplace
12:00 PM Theorizing the Web Presents: Data Capture
12:00 PM "In C" Performance
12:00 PM Worker Readings
01:00 PM Long Story Short