Katja Mayer, Eduard Aibar

Katja Mayer was trained as sociologist and works at the intersection of science-technology-society. She studies the interactions of social scientific method and its publics. Right now she looks at data practices in Computational Social Science and Big Data. As an active member of Open Knowledge and the Open Access Network Austria OANA she promotes open access to scientific knowledge production and open policies for science and technology.
Twitter: @katja_mat|Eduard Aibar teaches Science & Technology Studies at the Universitat Oberta de Catalunya where he also leads a research group on Open Science & Innovation. He is currently doing research on Wikipedia as a platform for the open communication of science, where laypeople engage with scientific issues in a non-traditional setting. He is also studying community-based open science & technology projects in biohacking and open hardware.
Twitter: @EduardAibar