08 - 09 Nov 2018

Symposium “Ethical issues in social science research”

The symposium “Ethical issues in social science research” aims to provide a space for reflection and debate by (re)placing ethical issues at the centre of research practice. It is organized by the Institute of Social Sciences of the University of Lausanne and the National Competence Centre for Social Sciences (FORS), in close collaboration with the Institute of Sociological Research of […]

09 Nov 2018

Big Data in the Social Sciences – Challenges and Opportunities

On 9 November 2018, the Swiss Academy of Humanities and Social Sciences is organising a symposium in Bern on the subject of Big Data in the Social Sciences and its challenges. “Big Data” is a buzzword that can no longer be ignored. In Switzerland, the discussion has so far been conducted primarily under IT-related and legal aspects. However, it remains […]

14 Feb 2019

2nd Swiss Longitudinal Data Fair

Save the Date! Second Swiss Longitudinal Data Fair, February 14, 2019, University of Lausanne Searching for the right longitudinal data for your doctoral work or new research project? This one-day event will include presentations and posters on various major Swiss longitudinal surveys in the social sciences, including TREE, the Swiss Household Panel, SHARE, CoCon and the LABB of the Swiss […]

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