Invited Key Note Presentations from 2018 onwards

Digitizing DNA - Lively data in the making of forensic evidence. Centre for Technology, Innovation and Culture, University of Oslo, 8th of April 2021

Predictive Policing. The Pufendorf Institute for Advanced Studies, Lund University, 30th of March 2021

The Age of Surveillance Capitalism – A conversation with Shoshana Zuboff. Special Event on Shoshana Zuboff’s bestseller “The Age of Surveillance Capitalism” and its release in Norwegian. The House of Literature, Oslo, Shoshana Zuboff in conversation with Mareile Kaufmann. Event organized by Spartacus publishing house and the Department of and Department of Criminology and Sociology of Law, UiO with the support of the Norwegian government’s Ytringsfrihetskommisjonen and Screen Cultures, UiO, 22nd of October 2020

The life cycle of an algorithm: understanding relationships between humans and technology. Oslo Life Science Conference: Data & Society, University of Oslo, 13th of February 2020

Algorithms in Law Enforcement​. Official Opening of Domus Juridica, University of Oslo, 16th of January 2020

"Hacking". One of three speakers at "Concepts and Approaches to the Study of Digital Politics". e-Politics Initiative. Peace Research Institute Oslo, 23rd of September 2019


Hacking as a practice of disputing online surveillance. Weizenbaum Institute, Berlin, 11thJune 2019

Deviance and the Digital – Criminology in the Digitalized Era. Scandinavian Research Council for Criminology. NSfK´s 61st Research Seminar, Helsingør, 8th-10thMay 2019

Drone/Body – the Drone’s Power to Sense and Construct Emergencies. Key Note at the “DFF Drone Network”, Syddanske Universitet, 5th November 2018


Algorithms in Law Enforcement. Guest Lecture in the course “AI, Algorithms and Society”, BI Norwegian Business School, 14th of November 2018

Resilience, Emergencies and the Internet. Member of the Opening Roundtable "Resilience: interrogating the theory, EU policies and practice", International Affairs Institute (IAI), Rome, 9th of November 2018

Social media use and the 22nd of July. Key Note at “Sosiale Medier Når Terror Rammer”, Institutt for samfunnsforskning, 14th of March 2018

Presentations at Peer-reviewed Internationally Established Conferences (Selected)


"Predictive policing beyond tools. When data, tools and humans meet." (Start 07:16:32) socialBridges. The near-future of AI: How will humans and AI interact in 5 years?,2021

"The Life Cycle of an Algorithm: Agents and Agency in Predictive Policing", Automated Security: The Role of Algorithms, AI and Big Data in the Knowledge Production of International Security, ISA, Las Vegas/virtual, 2021


"Data Criticality in Predictive Policing", New Landscapes of Control: Risk and Prediction in Policing, Border Security and Radicalisation Prevention, ISA, Las Vegas/virtual, 2021

“Resilience and the Internet – Security In-Formation”, International Relations Conference Freiburg, University of Freiburg, Germany, 2020

“The Digitization of DNA”, Presentation and Roundtable Discussion at the Conference “New methods for using DNA in police work: What are the technical, legal and ethical challenges?”, The Nordic Committee on Bioethics, NordForsk and The Norwegian Biotechnology Advisory Board, Oslo, 2020

"Police surveillance & algorithms: Socio-legal perspectives", 10th Norwegian Biometrics Laboratory Workshop, Norwegian Biometrics Laboratory at NTNU - Gjøvik, Norway, 2020

"Who connects the dots? Agents and agency in prediction algorithms", Digikomm 2019 & Berlin Science Week, Berlin, Germany, 2019

“I’m Not A Robot: Doing Internet Research with Hard-to-reach Populations”, 12th Pan-European Conference on International Relations, European International Studies Association, Prague, Czech Republic, 2018

“Doing and Mediating Critique”, 12th Pan-European Conference on International Relations, European International Studies Association, Prague, Czech Republic, 2018

“Prediction Algorithms”, Roundtable Discussion on The Politics of Visual Security Machines, 12th Pan-European Conference on International Relations, European International Studies Association, Prague, Czech Republic, 2018

“Predictive Policing and the Politics of Patterns”, Scandinavian Research Council for Criminology, 60th Research Seminar, Helsinki, Finland, 2018

“Predictive Policing and the Politics of Patterns”, Automated Justice: Algorithms, Big Data and Criminal Justice Systems - EURIAS-Workshop, ETH Zurich, Switzerland, 2018

Open Discussion between Jared Cohen (CEO of Jigsaw, an incubator within Alphabet), Crown Princess of Norway Mette-Marit and select representatives from research and industry, Det Kongelige Hoff/The Royal House of Norway, Oslo, Norway, 2017

“Digital Technologies and the Politics of Patterns”, 10th Pan-European Conference on International Relations, European International Studies Association, Barcelona, Spain, 2017

“Drone/Body: the Drone's Power to Sense and Construct Emergencies”, International Studies Association, New Orleans, USA, 2015

“The Digitization of Resilience: Social media use and (self-)care after the 2011 Norway attacks”, Central and East European International Studies Association (CEEISA), Cluj, Romania, 2014

“Studying Resilience and Social Media: Relations as Method and Object”, International Studies Association, Toronto, Canada, 2014

“Encounters with the emergent: understanding resilience through affect”, European International Studies Association, EWIS, Izmir, Turkey, 2014

“Resilience Regulation and Networked Spaces”, ECOST-meeting-IS1003, Antwerp, Belgium, 2013

“Terror Threats, Data Protection and Human Security: A Shifting Interface in Norwegian Law?”, European Consortium for Political Research, Conference, Reykjavik, Iceland, 2011 

“Risk Governance and the Domain of Terror: A Deconstruction of Norwegian Threat Assessments”, European Consortium for Political Research, Conference, Reykjavik, Iceland, 2011

“Terrorism and Security in Norway - Recent Developments in Law and Intelligence Governance”, CASIS Annual Conference 2011, Ottawa, Canada, 2011

For Workshop presentations, check Cristin