Prof. Dr. Simon Hegelich Professor of Political Data Science, Bavarian School of Public Policy | Technical University of Munich firstname.lastname@example.org Learn more All posts Digital public sphere Measuring opinion power and diversity on the Internet: Towards a new conception of regulating media concentration Project What could control of media concentration that secures the functioning of a political public sphere in the age of digitalisation look like? This is the overarching question of the project. Digital society Differential Privacy: New approaches for managing social big data Project This project focuses on a comprehensive evaluation of the new ways of combining privacy protection with the possibilities of big data analysis. Digital responsibility Data Glossary A simple explanation of the term data is to see data as symbols containing information. These symbols are interpreted by the recipients of the data.