CareNet studies the social and material configuration of care and preparedness in the Network Society



We are a research group of the Internet Interdisciplinary Institute (IN3) at the Universitat Oberta de Catalunya

International Workshop: “Unsettling technogenarians: interferences and synergies at the crossroads of Age Studies and Science and Technology Studies”

Call for papers for 2nd International Workshop on Socio-gerontechnology – 21st-22nd June 2018 – Internet Interdisciplinary Institute (IN3) – Universitat Oberta de Catalunya – Castelldefels (Barcelona)

Nairbis Sibrian Díaz, from Universidad Alberto Hurtado, is doing a 3 month predoctoral research stay with CareNet.

Her thesis proposal is titled “The discursive and socio-material construction of pregnancy. Discourses and technologies that make gestation in Chile”

“Intimate Entanglements”, a Sociological Review Workshop organized by Joanna Latimer and Daniel López at The University of York

This event is running from 19 February 2018 until 20 February 2018. Venue: York Medical Society (York, UK)

CareNet Seminar: “No heroics, please: mapping deceased donation practices in a Catalan hospital” by Sara Bea (University of Edinburgh)

Date: 7/02/2018. Time: 12:00-13:30 h. Tony Bates room, UOC Tibidabo building


Internet Interdisciplinary Institute IN3 UOC

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08060 Casteldefels, Barcelona, Spain
+34 934 50 52 00


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