Lectures & Classes

re:publica, Europe's internet conference

When: Sept. 27-28 2019

There are plenty of reasons the Motor City is a fitting tour stop for the re:publica, Europe's largest internet conference. Aside from Berlin and Detroit's oft-repeated comparisons as two changing post-industrial cities, as well as a mutual affinity for techno music, a number of major issues pertaining to technology have emerged here in recent years, including digital redlining and a controversial facial recognition surveillance program.