The defence of democracy in the digital society

THE DEFENCE OF DEMOCRACY IN THE DIGITAL SOCIETY

Agenda
26 October
09:00
Inauguration of the conference
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Irune Zuluaga (Basque MP and president of Eurobasque)
Mireia Zarate (President of the Sabino Arana Foundation)
Andoni Ortuzar (President of the EBB Basque Nationalist Party Executive)
Sandro Gozi (Secretary-general of the EDP and MEP)
Sylvain Waserman (Former MP and vice-president of Assemblée nationale)
Stéphane Séjourné (President of the Renew Europe group at the European Parliament)
09:45
1. The future of democratic values in the digital society
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Daniel Innerarity (Professor of political philosophy, director of the Institute of Democratic Governance, and professor at the European University Institute in Florence)
10:15
2. Digitalisation and the democratic public sphere
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Miquel Urmeneta (Journalist and university lecturer)
10:40
Questions, proposals and replies
11:00
Break
11:20
3. The role of social media in the configuration of information in public opinion
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Rafael Suso (Consultant in corporate branding, strategy and communication)
11:40
4. The role of cyberpolitics in the rise of polarisation and populism
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Carmen Beatriz Fernández (Doctor and chair of DataStrategia Consultores)
12:00
Questions, proposals and replies
12:20
5. The quality of democratic systems in Central and Eastern Europe and their future in the European Union
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Andrzej Potocki (Polish politician, journalist and historian. Vice president EDP)
12:45
Questions, proposals and replies
13:15
Conclusions
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Iker Merodio (Journalist specialized in digital environments)
13:30
End of the conference

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