8-10 June 2022
Arena Berlin & Festsaal Kreuzberg
Sana Ahmad is a doctoral candidate at the Freie Universität Berlin and currently work as a research fellow with the research group ‘Work in Highly Automated, Digital-Hybrid Processes’ at the Weizenbaum Institute in Berlin, associated with the ‘Globalization, Work, and Production’ unit at the WZB Berlin Social Science Center. Her interdisciplinary research project looks at the global content moderation value chains and the role of Indian IT-BPO firms in servicing social media platforms located in the Global North. She primarily studies the managerial strategies of labour control for extracting labour productivity, and the accompanying forms of agency exercised by content moderators in India.