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Thomas Winzen (ETH Zürich)

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Annual convention 2017, University of St. Gallen

«Politics and political science in the digital society».

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Philipp Hunziker (ETH Zürich)

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Annual Conference 2017

The SPSA annual conference 2017 will take place from 11th to 12th January at the University of St. Gallen. This year’s guiding theme is “Politics and Political Science in the Digital Society”. We are very pleased that Prof. Dr. Philip N. Howard (Oxford Internet Institute, University of Oxford and University of Washington) will hold the keynote speech at the plenary.

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The SPSA is the pivotal research network institution of political scientists in Switzerland. The SPSA working group framework allows researchers from various subfields to meet, work together and engage in current debates of political science. Furthermore, the SPSA acts as editor of the Swiss Political Science Review (SPSR) and organizes many different events, such as the SPSA Annual Conference with numerous participants from Switzerland and other countries. In addition, we update our members on current vacancies, events, call for papers and further activities. More...

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