Open Science/Criticical Spaces track at Politics of the Machines 2021

Dear GOSHers,

We invite you to submit abstracts to the Open Science/Critical Spaces track of the upcoming Politics of the Machines 2021 conference in Berlin, Germany and virtually.

Submit your research or project abstracts until 15 March 2021 at

The movement of open science is rapidly expanding, bringing into being critical spaces that challenge established hierarchies of power. The Open Science/Critical Spaces track will explore the following topics among others:
– Democratizing science and development
– DIY tech: open source software, hardware and wetware for development
– DIY biology, biotechnology, bioeconomy, open education and environmental activism
– Making in response to crisis
– Spaces and practices of techno-decoloniality

Best regards,

Gameli Adzaho, Stephen Kovats, Dr Thomas Mboa and Dr Khady Sall.