Data are at the center of everything we do: shopping, dating and even voting. This changes society at a rapid pace. How do governments, companies and citizens cope with this change? And how can we give direction for the future? Thursday 15 November 2018 the Rathenau Instituut hosts a debate on democracy in the data society.
Thursday 15 November 2018
Time: 14.30 – 18.00
Place: World Trade Centre The Hague, Prinses Beatrixlaan 582, The Hague
Keynote speaker is Viktor Mayer-Schönberger, Professor of Internet Governance and Regulation at the Oxford Internet Institute of the University of Oxford and author of The Data Economy. In his book he describes how data based markets change our society dramatically.
Dr. ir. Rinie van Est, coordinator at the Rathenau Instituut, will give a presentation on the Political Awakening of the Digital Society. The day will be hosted by Pieter van Boheemen, researcher at the Rathenau Instituut.