Invited Talks

  • Daniela Stockmann, “Internet Governance in China” (with Blake Miller), Humboldt Institute for the Internet and Society, Berlin, June 22, 2016.
  • Daniela Stockmann, “Social Media Platforms and Users in China” (with Blake Miller), Tactical Tech, Berlin, June 21, 2016.
  • Daniela Stockmann. “Towards Area-Smart Data Science: Critical Questions for Working with Big Data from China,” Digital Disruption in Asia: Methods and Issues, Leiden, May 24-25, 2016.
  • Daniela Stockmann, “Authoritarianism2.0,” Social Media and Political Participation Lab, New York University, New York, May 9, 2016.
  • Daniela Stockmann, “Online Deliberation in China,” Conference on “Digital Media and the Future(s) of Democracy,” University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, May 6, 2016.
  • Daniela Stockmann, “Authoritarianism2.0: Social Media, Political Discussion, and Authoritarian Rule in China,” London School of Economics and Political Science, London, March 16, 2016.
  • Daniela Stockmann, “Authoritarianism 2.0: Social Media and Political Discussion in China”, Hertie School of Governance, Berlin, March 10, 2016
  • Daniela Stockmann, “Social Media, Political Discussion, and Authoritarian Rule in China”, NYU-Shanghai, Shanghai, March 1, 2016
  • Ting Luo, “Social media and political discussion in China“,  Zhou’en Lai School of Government, Nankai University, Tianjin, February 27, 2016
  • Daniela Stockmann, “Authoritarianism2.0: Social Media, Political Discussion, and Authoritarian Rule in China“, Mercator Institute for China Studies, February 17, 2016.
  • Daniela Stockmann, “Social Media Platforms and Users in China,” Social Media Startup Wire, November 4, 2015.
  • Ting Luo, “Authoritarianism2.0: Social Media and Political Discussion in China (with Daniela Stockmann)“, Communication, Conflict and Contention in the Digital Age, University of Konstanz, Baden-Württemberg, September 14-15, 2015
  • Daniela Stockmann, “Propaganda for Sale: The Impact of Media Commercialization on Authoritarian Rule in China”, Southern Methodist University, Texas, September 2, 2015
  • Ting Luo, “Which Social Media Facilitate Online Public Opinion in China? (with Daniela Stockmann)“,Multifaceted Study of Chinese Politics and Society, Shanghai Jiao Tong University (co-organized with the Lieberthal- Rogel Center for Chinese Studies-University of Michigan), China, July 8-9, 2015
  • Danie Stockmann, “The Persistence of Authoritarianism in a Global Context”, A Retreat at the Holbrooke Forum for the Study of Diplomacy and Governance Statecraft in the 21st Century at the American Academy (Organized by Martin K. Dimitrov,Tulane University), Berlin, July 2-3, 2015
  • Zheng Li, “Media Control in Post-Revolutionary China”, China-Cuba: Trajectories of Post-Revolutionary Governance Conference, Tulane University, New Orleans, April 17-18, 2015
  • Danie Stockmann, “Big Data from China and its Implications for the Chinese State: A Research Report on the 2014 HongKong Protests on Weibo”, Annual Meeting of the American Association of Asian Studies, Chicago, March 26-29, 2015
  • Danie Stockmann, “Media, Public Opinion, and Propaganda in China”, The Student Association for International Relations (SIB), Leiden University, Leiden, March 18, 2015
  • Ting Luo, “Researching the Chinese Internet”. Lund University, Lund, November 13, 2014
  • Danie Stockmann, “State Capacity and Responsive Authoritarianism in Chinese Media”, Conference on Building State Capacity in China and Beyond, Lieberthal-Rogel Center for Chinese Studies, Ann Arbor, University of Michigan, October 17-18, 2014
  • Danie Stockmann,”Authoritarianism 2.0: Social Media, Political Discussion and Authoritarian Rule in China“, Food for Thought meeting, Leiden University, Leiden, September 30, 2014
  • Danie Stockmann,”Authoritarianism2.0: Keeping Big Data Safe in China”, Workshop on Research Data Management and Sharing, ERC Executive Agency, Brussels, September 18, 2014
  • Danie Stockmann, “The Chinese Internet Audience”, Deliberative Governance in East Asia. International Institute for Asian Studies, Leiden, June 26-27, 2014

Attendance of Conferences & Workshops


Workshops organized by the Project


Lectures co-organized as part of Politics of the Digital lecture series

  • Joss Wright, “Detecting Information Controls from Geographic Time Series”, Leiden University, Leiden, September 30, 2015
  • Marwan Kraidy, talk as part of the lecture series, Leiden University, Leiden, October 29, 2014
  • Filip Noubel, talk as part of the lecture series, Leiden University, Leiden, May 14, 2014


Visiting Experts