Digital Citizenship Day
Time & Location
About the Event
Tuesday October 13
10:00 am - Opening
Director of the Information Society (AGESIC)
Training Manager (Plan Ceibal)
10:15 am - Are we critical and reflective people in the digital environment?
Education and Technology Specialist. Investigator.
11:00 am - Round table: Empirical data for Uruguay.
Matías Dodel (UCU), Lourdes Cardozo (ORT) and Florencia Aguirre (Agesic).
Moderated by: Valeria Colombo
5:30 p.m. - Journalistic rigor from the classroom: tools against misinformation
Workshop by the NGO Pensamiento Colectivo (duration: 2 hours)
The workshop aims to provide practical tools for the development of skills that allow to deal with information in a responsible way: Information vs. Disinformation; non-neutrality journalistic tools and techniques to verify information.
Wednesday October 14
Block: Emotions and "fake news"
10:00 am - The true and the apparent in digital contexts
Writer, popularizer of philosophy, essayist and teacher.
10:45 am - New challenges for teaching critical thinking at school
Executive and journalistic director of Chequeado (Arg.). Teacher and researcher.
Thursday October 15
Block: Ethics and algorithms
10:00 am - Thinking about technology from philosophy
Karina Pedace and Tomás Balmaceda
Artificial Intelligence, Philosophy and Technology Research Group
10:45 am - Automating inequality
Lawyer, teacher and person in charge of DATYSOC
5:30 pm - About bubbles and algorithms
Workshop by Agesic and Cooperativa Homoludens (Duration: 2 hours)
The workshop aims to work on the understanding and critical evaluation of technologies and information. Skills in critical use will be addressed in order to provide resources that can be used in educational contexts.
Friday October 16
Block: Widening the views to deepen the debate
10:00 am - Round table: Role of the Media in the digital environment
Gerardo Sotelo (SECAN), Mariana Rethen (InfOK), Natalia Uval (La Diaria)
Moderator Zelmira May (Unesco)
11:00 - Round table: Challenges to build critical and reflective citizenships
Andrés Riva (ANEP), Virginia Rodés (UdelaR), Soledad Morales (UdelaR) and Juan Marrero (UTEC).
Moderator: Zelmira May (Unesco)