In 2006, the Center Pompidou, directed by the philosopher Bernard Stiegler, formed the Institute for Research and Innovation in order to forestall, upkeep and analyze changes in the cultural practices permitted by digital technologies, and Contribute to their beginning. In August 2008, the Iri attained autonomous research association status, in whose directors are the Center Pompidou, the Center for Contemporary Culture in Barcelona, Microsoft France, Goldsmiths College in the University of London, the University Tokyo, Mines-Telecom Institute, France TÃ©lÃ©visions, Strate Ecole de Design, Rock Art School, Ars Industrialis, Orange and Dassault SystÃ¨mes are members of the association. IRI first explores the field of digital studies , in the sense that a new "organology of knowledge" looks with digital, which requires specific concepts and studies, and which overturns the whole contemporary episteme , In which Michel Foucault heard the word. And it examines more exactly the area of cultural and cognitive technologies from the point of view of digital humankinds, which are detained here as a specific sector of digital studies. Iris ambition is to donate to the growth of new forms of public address and contribution, critical collaborative mechanisms and editorial and relational technologies in the fields of nation and knowledge. Research Programmes The research program of Iri enunciates theoretical and technological research objects: â¢ Ecology of attention â¢ Figures of the amateur â¢ Organization of web and metadata indexing â¢ Collaborative technologies, editorialization and transindividuation tools. IRI is a research organization accepted by the Ministry of Higher Education for Research under the Research Tax Credit.
The following is the list of articles by scholars from Institute for Research and Innovation that are published in OMICS International journals.