Project update 📢: French data and APSA!

Project update 📢: French data and APSA!

Bonjour! This is team DiCED, with a project update! The French presidential and parliamentary elections of 2022 are over, and our French public opinion surveys are out of the field. We are, however, still collecting interview and survey data from French campaigners....

Event: Digital Trust Anniversary Forum

Event: Digital Trust Anniversary Forum

On the 6th of July, at their Anniversary Forum, the Centre for Digital Trust and Society will bring together 6 research clusters and key partners from Greater Manchester to reflect on the challenges and opportunities facing Digital Trust and Society. The forum will...

Quarterly Data Review

Quarterly Data Review

Just before the Early May bank holiday, the 3 musketeers of DiCED - Rachel, Peter and Esmeralda - met to review data: the data to be accessed, obtained and analysed by DICED, according to the research questions guiding our project. These research questions are:What is...

DiCED at Memes & Methods Workshop (21 March)

DiCED at Memes & Methods Workshop (21 March)

Tune in to the Memes & Methods workshop!Two members of DiCED - Esmeralda Bon and Niamh Cashell - will be presenting at the Memes & Methods Workshop organised by the Digital Futures cluster at the University of Manchester. This workshop will take place on the...

Project update 📢: DiCED on to France!

Project update 📢: DiCED on to France!

Preparations are well on their way at DiCED to study the 2022 French presidential and legislative election campaigns.The first round of the 2022 French presidential election will take place on the 10th of April 2022. If no candidate obtains a majority of votes, then...

DiCED at Hertie School of Governance

DiCED at Hertie School of Governance

On 18 January 2022, DiCED's own Rachel Gibson gave a talk on the DiCED project and particularly the methodological challenges of studying contemporary Digital Campaigns as part of the Executive Masters in Public Administration degree programme at Hertie School of...

📢 DiCED Panel at APSA 2022

📢 DiCED Panel at APSA 2022

DiCED is pleased to announce that our proposal Re-wiring and Restructuring Electoral Mobilization?: Assessing the Impact of the Pandemic on the Study and Practice of Political Campaigning has been selected by the UK Political Studies Association as their sponsored...

Evidence submission to PACAC

Evidence submission to PACAC

Professor Rachel Gibson has recently submitted evidence to the Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee in response to a request for feedback about the powers that the Electoral Commission has and should have. She writes about the need to regulate...