Brown Bag Seminars on Technical Data

The SocioDigital Lab invites you to attend the Brown Bag Seminars on Technical Data, which will take place at Iscte.

The sessions take place in an informal setting between 1pm and 2pm. Each session lasts an hour: 30 minutes of presentation and 30 minutes of discussion.

The last of the Brown Bag Seminars on Technical Data will take place next Monday, March 11, starting at 13:00 (01:00 pm). During this session, CIES-Iscte researcher Gustavo Cardoso will present the resources and projects developed at MediaLab.  

MediaLab is dedicated to the field of Communication Sciences, analyzing communication practices in their different models, objects and formats, including the analysis of online networks and trends and Big Data. This session takes place in Building 4 of Iscte, Knowledge and Innovation, in room B332 – Clube Iscte-CI


LAPSO (Psychology Laboratory) is a support structure for the School of Social Sciences (ECSH), the Centre for Psychological Research and Social Intervention (CIS-Iscte), as well as the entire Iscte community. The laboratory supports research and training in Psychology at Iscte, in its most varied areas of study and levels of education. LAPSO encompasses specialized rooms for human behavior research, and a wide range of equipment, resources and services. Marília Prada (CIS-Iscte), director of the Psychology Laboratory, presented this brown bag seminar.

The Methodological Innovation Laboratory (Laboratório de Inovação Metodológica) brings together the resources and skills in the field of social sciences that enable significant advances in the development of innovative social research methods. In addition, it seeks to disseminate and develop methodological innovation practices among researchers, as well as to strengthen interdisciplinary collaboration between Iscte’s research centers.

In addition to being part of the coordination team of the Methodological Innovation Laboratory, Nuno de Almeida Alves is an Associate Professor in the Department of Social Research Methods and a Researcher at the Center for Research and Studies in Sociology, where he coordinates the Family, Generations and Health Research Group at CIES-Iscte.

Dulce Morgado Neves, a researcher at CIES-Iscte, where she researches birth, gender, parenthood and social movements, presented the Laboratory of Social Studies on Birth,, a platform that contributes to knowledge about the conditions and characteristics of birth in Portugal.

Sandra Marques Pereira, researcher at DINÂMIA’CET-Iscte, presented LXhabidata, a continuously updated housing data platform for the municipalities of the Lisbon Metropolitan Area.

The first Brown Bag Seminar on Technical Data welcomed the researcher Octavian Postolache that presented the resources and projects developed at Instituto de Telecomunicações (IT-Iscte).

IT -Iscte explores the scientific areas of: wireless communications, optical communications, networks and multimedia, and basic sciences to support technologies.