A joint initiative between the University of Bergen
and CMI – Chr. Michelsen Institute

Where manuscripts die and printed books are born: Liminal spaces in Middle Eastern manuscript libraries

28.05.2024 14:00 – 15:00English

What happened to old Arabic manuscripts in premodern manuscript libraries?

Ahmed El Shamsy (University of Chicago) Eirik Hovden (UiB)

Leveraging AI for anti-corruption: From evidence to impact

06.06.2024 10:00 – 11:30English

AI offers a double-edged sword in anti-corruption efforts, uncovering hidden wrongdoing while potentially enabling new fraud and exacerbating bias. This seminar tackles these challenges, exploring how to harness AI for good in building a more transparent and accountable system.

Ghosts in the Machine: Technology and Imperialism in Maritime Asia

20.06.2024 12:00 – 13:30English

Welcome to a guest lecture with Eric Tagliacozzo.

Eric Tagliacozzo (Cornell University) Edyta Roszko (CMI)

Bergen Exchanges on Law and Social Transformation 2024

19.08.2024 – 23.08.2024 English

Welcome to a week of public, multi-disciplinary discussions on law and lawfare.

Bergen Global is a joint initiative between the University of Bergen and Chr. Michelsen Institute that addresses global challenges.