Past Events

Personal Talks

Peer-to-Peer Learning in Higher Education. The PIL and Open University Seminar series, September 2nd, 2020. Virtual seminar organized by the Pedagogical Development and Interactive Learning (PIL) unit, University of Gothenburg. 2 September 2020, 15–16:30 on Zoom.

Competences and Skills in the Governance of a Digitally Transformed Society. October 30-31, 2019, EU Joint Research Centre, Ispra, Italy. Here is my presentation Empowering Citizens through Computational Literacy, on Zenodo.

Other Events

Invited Panelist at Control, Communication, and Cybernetics – From Citizen Science to Citizen Intelligence. ACM Collective Intelligence Conference 2021, 29-30 June 2021, Copenhagen Business School. Hybrid Conference.

Invited Panelist for the Innovation Value Institute Autumn Webinar Series 2021, Maynooth University, on Collective Intelligence: How data can be used for the public good. September 16th, 2021.

Invited panelist at the Open Innovation in Science (OIS) Research Conference, April 7-9, 2021, Virtual Conference.

Ponti, M., and Gander, A-J. Heteromation in Citizen Science: The Division of Labour Between Citizens, Experts, and Machines February 5th, 2021. University of Gothenburg Webinars on Citizen Science.

Ekman, K., Ponti, M., Lindén, J., Segura Roux, M., Castell, N., Grossberndt, S., Lissandrello, E., Steffansen, R., Morelli, N., and Broberg, A. (2020). The NordicPATH project in Scandinavia – exploring best practices in citizen engagement using Urban Living Labs. Abstract presented at the Act Sustainable Research Conference. Chalmers University of Technology and the University of Gothenburg. Gothenburg, Sweden. Session-5_-promoting-sustainable-urban-and-peri-urban-development-1-1

Castell, N., Grossberndt, S., Lissandrello, E., Steffansen, R., Morelli, N., Lindén, J., Segura Roux, M., Ekman, K., Ponti, M., and Broberg, A.(2020). Engaging citizens in improving air quality and designing healthy and people-centred cities. The NordicPATH project in Scandinavia. Presented at the Citizen Science-SDG Conference, 14-15 October 2020, Berlin, Germany (hybrid conference).

ECSA Conference, Thursday, 10 September 2020 |  12:00-13:00 Author/s: Laure Kloetzer, Frank Ostermann, Marisa Ponti and Sven Schade // Grant Miller, Chris Lintott, Nora Eisner and Mike Walmsley: Citizen scientists interacting with algorithms: the good and the bad // Can’t we all just get along? Hybrid human-machine approaches to citizen science in the Zooniverse. Presenters: Marisa PontiLaure KloetzerFrank OstermannSven Schade, Grant Miller.

Nordic Programme on Sustainable Urban Development and Smart Cities. Project funded by NordForsk. Kick-off meeting, Lund, Sweden, 4-5 March, 2020.

COST Action 15212 on Citizen Science – Final Book Preparation, Author Meeting. December 12-13, 2019, Museum Für Naturkunde Berlin, Invalidenstr. 43, Berlin, Germany. With Josep Perello, I am co-editing the section of citizen science in society in this book: Vohland, K., Land, A., Ceccaroni, L., Perreló, J., Ponti, M., Samson, R., Wagenknecht, K., and Lemmens, R. (Eds). The Science of Citizen Science. Final Book of the COST Action CA15212. To be published in 2020.

Engagement Activities

How can we co-create sustainable urban solutions? Video presented at the 3rd Citizen Engagement and Deliberative Democracy Festival, annual event organised by the European Commission’s Joint Research Centre in the framework of the EU Community of Practice on Citizen Engagement. Online, 6-12 December 2020.

NordicPATH: Online workshop with and for municipalities – Aalborg, Kristiansand, and Göteborg (part of design and running of engagement activities). November 4, 2020. We used participatory mapping. Our journey-mapping is here: