Speaker: Dr Jordana George, Texas A&M University
Title: Blockchain as an Emancipatory Technology
Date: Thu, 27th Jul 2023
Time: 12pm – 2pm
Venue: Building 24, Copland, Seminar Room 1106
Priya Muthukannan is the host of this visit
Jordana George is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Information Systems in the Mays Business School at Texas A&M University. Jordana is primarily a qualitative researcher and works with grounded theory. She holds a Ph.D. from Baylor University, an MBA from Penn State, and an MFA from the University of California at Davis. She formerly managed client services, technical support, & systems implementation at technology companies and educational institutions. She currently researches the social impact of information systems, including various forms of digital activism, fakery such as fake news and fake images, and digital forms of corporate social responsibility, such as data philanthropy and emancipatory technologies.