Here you can find how DATACTIVE or its team members is covered in the media.


Milan, S. (2020) (About Protesting Online) ‘Zo Doe Je Dat: Demonstreren Tijdens een Pandemie‘,, 5th May 

Milan, S. (2020) ‘Surveillance Capitalism and the Future of Data Activism‘, 2.DH5 Festival, 1st February 

Milan, S (2020) ‘ Contesto urbano. Strumenti e pratiche per deostruire il Modello Milano’ , OffTopic Lab, 25th January

ten Oever, N. (2020) ‘Help, het internet breekt in tweeën‘, NRC, 15th september

ten Oever, N. (2020) ‘Inside China’s controversial mission to reinvent the internet‘, Financial Times.

ten Oever, N. (2020) ‘La Chine exacerbe la bataille pour le contrôle d’internet‘, Le Temps.


Beraldo, D. & S. Milan (2019) ‘From Data Politics to the Contentious Politics of Data’, Data Power conference, September

de Vos, J. (2019) ‘Spotting Sharks‘, ALEX’s competitor analysis.

Gray, J., van Der Velden, L. & L. Bounegru (2019) ‘(Re-)Assembling Data Publics? Cases from Open Data, Data Journalism and Data Activism’, Data Power conference, September

Gutierrez, M. & S. Milan (2019) ‘Playing with Data and Its Consequences’, Data Power conference, September

Halkort, M., Lim, M., Lauriault, T. & S. Milan (2019) ‘Decolonising Data, Undoing the South’, Data Power conference, September

Kazansky, B. (2019) Respondent in Book launch ‘Future Politics‘, Spui25, February

Kazansky, B. (2019) ‘Infrastructures of Anticipation: Exploring Emergent Civil Society Strategies (of Resistance) to Pervasive Surveillance and Data Exploitation’, Data Power conference, September

Milan, S. (2019) ‘People vs. Algorithms: Data Witchcraft and the Future of Data Activism‘, University of Hamburg, June 5th

Milan, S. (2019) Science Foo Camp 2019, Silicon Valley, 12-14th July

Milan, S. (2019) ‘What Feminist Theory of Datafication Emerges From Contemporary Data Activism?‘, Data Power conference, September

ten Oever, N. (2019) ‘communicative militarism‘, Kyiv Biennial, October

Torres, G. & D. Lämmerhirt (2019) ‘Citizen Engagement with Superior Audit Institutions: the Possibilities of Citizen Generated Data’, Data Power conference, September

van der Velden, L. & B. Kansansky (2019) Panelist in book launch ‘The Good Data and the Bad: Visions of the Datafied Future‘, Spui25, Janurary

van der Velden, L. (2019) (about the anniversary of Orwell’s 1984) ‘Zeventig jaar na 1984: Zo actueel is de roman van George Orwell’. July 7th


Milan, S. (2018). Para exercer plenamente a cidadania, é preciso conhecer os filtros virtuais. Epóca Negócios. April 8th.

Milan, S. (2018). Über digitale Solidarität. Solidarität, pp. 14-15.

Beerends, S. (2018). Big data evangelie vergt meer dan wetgevingSETUP Magazine. April 26th. (ALEX is mentioned)

Milan, S. (2018) Un Minuto Con ElDesconcierto. January 15th

Milan, S. (2018). Citizenship Re-invented: The Evolution of Politics in the Datafied Society. The Bologna Institute for Policy Research. April 23rd

Milan, S. (2018). Error 404: Social Life Not Found | Stefania MilanTEDxYouth@AICS. July 25th. 

Suman, F. (2018). Sorvegliati speciali della Rete: big data e democrazia [Supervised special on the Net: big data and democracy]. IlBolive. Universita di Padova. July 4th. 

Velden, L. van der & Rijswijk, E. van (2018). Terug gluren op het internet. Focus. NPO1. February 28th. 

Welij, C. van (2018). Het Experiment: data-activisme via zwangerschaps-apps. Filosofie. FM nr. 4/2018 

Wright, G. (2018). Personal Data and Political Influence in ItalyTactical Tech. Jun 19th. Facebook.Tracking.Exposed is mentioned.


Beekhuis, M. (2017). Anonymous en Occupy moet je als merk zienBNR nieuwsradio. 12 January.

Hulshof, M., Veen, M. van der (2017). 21 ideas for a better internetVolkskrant. 17 June. 

Milan, S. (2017). Data-logies: The conditions of possibility for democratic agency in the datafied societyData Power conference. 23 June. 

Milan, S. (2017). Para exercer plenamente a cidadania, é preciso conhecer os filtros virtuais [To fully exercise citizenship, you must know the virtual filters]. Epoca Negocios. December. 

Milan, S. (2017). Stefania Milan | CanalEuropaCanal Europa. 9 February.

Ran, M. (2017). Who Rules the Internet? WINGS Women’s radio Exchange #43-15. community radioExchange. 17 February.


Alimardani, M. (2016). Is ISIS Trying To Manipulate the Crypto Debate? Tech Experts Debunk Encrypted Email Video. Global Voices Advox. 25 January.

Meijers, J. (2016). Het theaterpubliek ontmoet elkaar digitaal in de zaal. Financieel Dagblad. 17 September.

N.A. (2016) Mobilisieren in Zeiten von Social Media. 13 June.

Rooijakkers, L. (2016). ‘Onlineactivisme blijft altijd een kat-en-muisspel’. n.d.


Gray, J., Venturini, T., Pollock, R. (2015). Making climate negotiations publicOpenDemocracyUK. 9 December.

Kaltheuner, F. (2015). Algorithmen? – Keine Panik! In Das Netz 2015/2016. Hrsg. von iRights.Media. 11 December.

Ross, E. (2015). Why open data doesn’t mean open government. The Guardian. 2 December.