On 4 December 2018, Merlyna Lim spoke at the public plenary on “Big Data from the South: — with Nick Couldry (London School of Economics), Ulises Mejias (SUNY Oswego), and Payal Aurora (Erasmus University Rotterdam). The event was held in advance of the workshop  “Big Data from the South: Towards a Research Agenda” which took place at the Department of Media Studies of the University of Amsterdam, on December 5, 2018. The entire venue was funded by the European Research Council, the Amsterdam School for Cultural Analysis, and the Amsterdam Centre for Globalization Studies.

Following the Amsterdam event, Lim also delivered an inaugural lecture of CADS Digital Diverse Worlds Seminar at the University of Leiden on 6 December 2018.

Check out real-time tweets from the Big Data event below to follow the conversation #BigDataSur below.