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Ding Wang

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Ding Wang

InfoLab21 Lancaster University Bailrigg Lancaster LA1 4WA

LA1 4WA

United Kingdom

Research overview

Ding Wang is a PhD candidate from HighWire Centre for Doctoral Training (CTD) in Lancaster University. Her PhD research is to explore the rhetoric and discourses concerning the notion of Smart Cities. Ding is also interested in how these rhetoric and discourses affect smart city research practices conducted by both academic institutions as well the industry research and development groups. Before joining HighWire CTD, Ding has background in both management science and design ethnography. She was previously involved in various socio-tech research projects mostly studying how people apply different technologies to their life and work in daily settings, especially how these technologies influence people’s lives individually and collectively.

  • Published

    Cities of otherness: the smart city as a heterotopia

    Wang, D. 28/08/2017 Proceedings of 15th European Conference on Computer-Supported Cooperative Work - Exploratory Papers. EUSSET digital library, p. 256-273 18 p.

    Research output: Contribution in Book/Report/ProceedingsConference contribution

  • Published

    Foucault and the smart city

    Wang, D. 6/09/2017 In : The Design Journal. 20, Suppl. 1, p. S4378-S4386 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

  • Published

    Foucault and the smart city

    Wang, D. 6/09/2017 In : The Design Journal. 20, Suppl. 1, p. S4378-S4386 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal article

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  • Re:publica 17

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