The 2nd Crowdworking Symposium took place at the University of Paderborn and online, on October 8-9, 2020. It provided an international and interdisciplinary forum for research on the emerging fields of crowdsourcing, crowd work, cloud work, gig work, online freelancing, and other forms of on-demand labor.
Researchers in various fields including economics, business administration, human resource management, information systems, computer science, sociology, psychology, innovation and law participated in the Symposium. The sessions provided the scholars with the opportunity to present and discuss their academic research on topics related to the emerging fields of crowdsourcing, crowd work, cloud work, gig work, online freelancing, and other forms of on-demand labor.
The Crowdworking Symposium was hosted by the Research Program Digital Future - a joint project of the Universities of Bielefeld and Paderborn. It was co-organized by the DFG funded research project "Crowdsourcing as a new form of organizing labor relations: regulatory requirements and welfare effects“ of the University of Bremen.