Conference „Flexibility“ and „Agility“, 17.-19.11.2022, Darmstadt

Strategies, Practices, and Ambivalences of a Key Concept since the 1980s

17.11.2022 18:15-19.11.2022 16:15

On the 17-19 November 2022, Martina Heßler (TU Darmstadt), Martin Krzywdzinski (HSU) and Christopher Neumaier (ZZF) are jointly hosting a conference on „'Flexibility' and 'Agility' – Strategies, Practices, and Ambivalences of a Key Concept since the 1980s“ in Darmstadt, Germany. Prominent speakers like Richard Sennett explore the concept of flexibility along with the strategies, processes, practices, and ambivalences of flexibilization. Even though the focus of the conference will be on work environments, they will also consider broader social contexts.

Find more information, the program and the registration form at conference website „Flexibility“ & „Agility“

The conference is jointly hosted by: Technical University of Darmstadt, Leibniz Centre for Contemporary History Potsdam (ZZF), Helmut-Schmidt-University/University of the Federal Armed Forces Hamburg (HSU), SPP 2267 “The Digitalization of Working Worlds. Conceptualising and Capturing a Systemic Transformation.“