26 Oct 2021

Launch event of the KU Leuven Digital Society Institute

General info

Tue, October 26, 2021

16:00 - 19:00

Free

Thermotechnisch Instituut
10 Kasteelpark Arenberg
3001 Leuven
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This is a hybrid event, which will take place both on location and online. When registering you can choose to either attend physically or virtually. Afterwards, a recording will be made available to all participants.


Agenda

15:30 – 16:00 Welcome and registration

16:00 – 16:10 Introduction - Bieke Zaman (DigiSoc)

16:10 – 16:30 A citizen-driven ecosystem for personal health data - Jef Hooyberghs (VITO, BE)

16:30 – 16:50 Optimising the challenges of digital technology for learning - Diana Laurillard (UCL, UK)

16:50 – 17:00 Break

17:00 – 17:20 Governing public values in European digital societies - José van Dijck (University of Utrecht, NL)

17:20 – 17:40 Interdisciplinarity, Infrastructuring, and the Future of Digital Experiences - Elizabeth Churchill (Google, US)

17:40 – 17:50 Introduction to poster session Videos

17:50 – 18:20 Poster session + start reception

18:20 – 19:00 Reception and networking

Moderator: David Geerts (DigiSoc)