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Dislocating Promises. How Digitization Organizes and How Organizations Digitize in Fire Safety

PhD-defence by Mette Marie Vad Karsten, MSc in Anthropology.

Info about event


Friday 26 February 2021,  at 10:00 - 13:00



Assessment committee:

  • Senior Fellow Amy McLennan, College of Engineering, Australian National University
  • Associate professor Kasper Tang Vangkilde, Department of Anthropology, University of Copenhagen
  • Associate professor Jakob Krause-     Jensen, (chair), Danish School of Education, Aarhus University

Main supervisor:

  • Professor Cathrine Hasse, Danish School of Education, Aarhus University


  • Senior Lecturer Steffen Jöhncke, School of Global Studies, University of Gothenburg
  • Department head Kim Damsgaard, Danish Institute of Fire and Security Technology (DBI)

The defence will be moderated in English by associate professor Jamie Wallace, Danish School of Education, Aarhus University.

For a digital version of the dissertation before the defence, please contact Mette Marie Vad Karsten at mmk@edu.au.dk by 25 February 2021, 10 p.m.


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