3-5 May 2021
Europe/Vienna timezone

The STS Conference Graz 2021 will be held virtually

The 19th Annual STS Conference Graz 2021 "Critical Issues in Science, Technology and Society Studies" is the joint Annual Conference of the Science Technology and Society Unit of the Institute of Interactive Systems and Data Science of Graz University of Technology, the Inter-University Research Centre for Technology, Work and Culture (IFZ) and the Institute for Advanced Studies of Science, Technology and Society (IAS-STS).


Keynote speakers

Petra Schaper-Rinkel Matthias Weber Corinna Bath

Due to the global COVID-19 pandemic, the STS Conference Graz 2020 could not take place. Therefore most of the already submitted sessions and abstracts have been transferred to 2021. However, several sessions have been reopened for further submissions.

Interested person are asked to send an abstract by 22nd February 2021 to

When making a new submission, please indicate the appropriate track and session number, and include a title, abstract (500 words max.), author(s), affiliation(s) and 5 keywords.

Please note that only sessions with the green 'open' button shown above are open for new submissions. All other sessions are already closed.



The conference is jointly organized by TU Graz, IFZ, IAS-STS; and supported by the province of Styria.