Convention – Program of june 2018

In cooperation with the “Gustav Streseman Institut“, the “Bundeszentrale für politische Bildung” and the EU Commission the Slow Media Institut sets up a transnational project, the “Colloquium European Societies in digital Age”. Mariya Gabriel, European Commissioner for Digital Economy and Society, is patron of the Colloquium.
Later you will find the colloquium, livestreaming and documentations on the first Convention and transnational network on the platform that will be set up by the EU Commssion in summer.

Kick-Off: the Convention in june 2018

The first Convention in 2018 will be held on 25th-26th. june 2018 at Gustav Stresemann Institute Bonn. It will be the kick-off for the colloquium and includes panels, talks and workshops tackling the challenges of European digital societies from different points of view. National and international speakers, organisations and guests will meet and discuss. The convention is funded by the Federal Agency for Civic Education (Bundeszentrale für politische Bildung), Germany. Member of the European Parliament Axel Voss will open the two-day conference with a keynote.

Please register here for free.


Monday, june 2018

9:00 Opening and welcome

9:30 Axel Voss, Member of the Group of the European People’s Party in the European Parliament, Germany
9:50 Marija Gabriel, EU Commissioner for Digital Economy and Society
Video message

10:00 Welcoming, get to knowing and networking

11:00 Panel & colloquium “Partcipation, media, youtubing”

Abdel en Vrai, Youtuber, Belgium
Sylvain Lapoix, data journalist, France
Henri Poulain, coauthor #DataGueule, France
Hatice Schmidt, youtuber (asked), Germany

Discussion with plenum of the participants

12:30 Lunch and networking

14:00 Waking up

14:30 Talk on project SuSi and Institutionalisation of social dialogue
Florian Schumacher, Consultant / Project Manager “SuSi” / Deputy Head of Unit, Federal Office for Information Security (BSI) (BSI)

15:00 Panel & colloquium “Migration and digital space”

Vasili Sofiadellis, Founder, Changemakers Lab, Greece/South Africa
Markus Neuschäfer, Refugee Phrasebook, Germany
Eren Güvercin, Member of the Board, Alhambra e.V., Germany

Discussion with plenum

16:30 Networking

17:00 Panel and colloquium “”Heimat” and resilient cities – feeling at home in digital age”

Ruth Jakobi, European Music Council, Germany
Thomas Baumgartner, “Sur les bancs”, Radio Nova, France
Arne Birkenstock, film director, “Sound of Heimat”, Germany

Discussion with plenum

18:30 Dinner

Evening activities including art, music, film and football and a few other transnational discourses.

Tuesday, june 2018 

9:00 Panel and colloquium “Models of transational discourse”

Sven Giegold, Member of the Green Group in the European Parliament, Germany
Andrè Wilkens, author and founder “The Open Society”, Germany
Prof. Peter Goßens, General and Comparative Literature, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Germany
Prof. Kai Reimers, Professor of Information Systems, RWTH Aachen, Germany

Discussion with plenum

10:30 Break / networking

11:00 Panel and colloquium “Digital Identities”

Julia Schuetze, Project Manager, Stiftung Neue Verantwortung, Germany
Martina Pickhardt, former Lead Architect Strategy & Innovation, Microsoft, Academy Solitude Fellow “art, science & business”
Johannes Winkelhage, Head of Think Tank, Deutsche Telekom AG, Germany

Discussion with plenum

12:30 Lunch

14:00 Waking up

14:30 Panel and colloquium “Companies and business”

Stefan Ilijevic, Head of Innovation and Patent department, SEAT, Spain
Cem Ergün-Müller, Head of Digital Open Space at Deutsche Telekom AG, Germany
Renate Birreg (asked), Zurich Group, Human Resources, Talent Management, Germany

Discussion with plenum

16:00 Wrap up and Closing


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