Welcome to Centre for Society, Technology and Values

The Centre for Society, Technology and Values (CSTV) explores relationships among modern technology, culture and human values, and the structure of society.  

CSTV was established in 1984 as an interdisciplinary teaching and research unit. Since 1991, it has been connected with the Department of Systems Design Engineering.

CSTV is one of the University of Waterloo’s interdisciplinary programs and is a member of the Science and Technology in Society Teaching Group.

  1. July 27, 2018This fall: History 216—A long history of the Internet

    History 216: A long history of the Internet, taught by Ian Milligan.

  2. May 15, 2018CSTV poster for the Spring 2018 term!

  3. Jan. 15, 2018Emergency alerts

    Saturday, January 13

    From CSTV Headquarters:

    (Poster PDF).

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  1. Sep. 28, 2018Cybersecurity and Privacy Institute Launch

    UWaterloo Cybersecurity and Privacy Institute

    Launch of the new Institute occurs on Friday, Sep. 27 at 10am, Bruce White Atrium–M3.

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