Conferences/Talks

2022

Emotions at Work: The Affective Drivers of Technoscientific Workplaces and Futures
(Session-Organizer at EASST conference: Politics of technoscientific futures, Madrid)

2021

Postcolonial Bodies, Machines, and Affects – The Promises and Performances of Technology Development in Kenya
(Geographisches Kolloquium, Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster)

2020 

Willkommen in der schönen neuen Arbeitswelt: Emanzipatorische Technologien am Arbeitsplatz?
(with Klara-Aylin Wenten at Tagung Neue Kulturgeographie, Bonn)

Who Cares for Co-Creation? On Invisibilized Work and Forms of Empowerment at Workplaces of Technology Development
(with Klara-Aylin Wenten at 4S/EASST conference: Locating and Timing Matters, Online)

“Money dictates tech” – International investment in Kenyan start-ups
(Workshop ‘Organizational Forms and Landscapes of Cooperation, Hans-Böckler-Stiftung and ZNWU, Online)
2018      "Made in Africa, for Africa" - How to perform poverty by innovating technology in Nairobi
(RGS-IBG conference: Decolonising geographical knowledges, London)
  Tech Hustle: Institutionalized hustling at working places of technological innovation
(Workshop ‘Harnessing the Hustle’, British Institute in Eastern Africa, Nairobi)
2016 How to Narrate Innovations: Multiple Stories of iHub in Nairobi
(„Schafft Wissen“ - Gemeinsames und geteiltes Wissen in Wissenschaft und Technik (INSIST), Munich)
  Multiple stories: Making makerspaces in Nairobi
(4S/EASST conference: Science and Technology by other means, Barcelona)
2015 (Un)Fassbar?! - Unterschiedliche Perspektiven auf Materialitäten
(Junger Kongress für Geographie (JKG), Berlin)