Barcelona Science and Technology Studies Group (STS-b)

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    Edifici B. Campus de la UAB

    08193 Bellaterra (Cerdanyola del Vallès)


Organisation profile

Organisation profile

The group’s objectives for the next three years are articulated around four action lines:

1. Consolidate the research in the field of Science and Technology Studies (STS onwards) in Catalonia: Achieving competitive research projects and attracting talent and joining researchers from other regions.

2. Strengthen research group’s scientific activity: Organizing periodic seminars and publishing research results in prestigious journals.

3. Stablish networks of international collaboration: Enhancing mobility of researchers, attracting excellent researchers for research stays and participating and eventually creating thematic networks of international scope.

4. Knowledge Transfer: Promoting the publication of divulgation articles and participating in knowledge transfer activities


Research lines

  • Research lines:
  • Care Technologies
  • Uses and Effects of Artificial Intelligence/Cybernetics/Automated Predictive Models
  • Algorithmic governmentality and new forms of control and power
  • Public Participation in Technoscience
  • Politics, ethics and Responsible Innovation in Technoscience

UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. Our work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 9 - Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure
  • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities
  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions


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