Brussels


Philanthropy House June 13, 2017 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

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AGENDA

 

Welcome

Possibilities and Responsibilities
A conversation about why nonprofits and foundations today should “assume digital” and how they can leverage the possibilities of digital data while navigating the new responsibilities facing civil society in the digital age.

Digital Dependencies
A panel discussion about the ways digital data and infrastructure create new possibilities for working across sectors and the new demands these relationships require.

Break

Policy Matters
A discussion of the current digital rights policy climate, its implications, and where we go from here. 

Lunch

Considering Bias
A fireside chat about the role of bias in data and algorithms, the opportunities and limits of addressing these biases, and how civil society organizations should adapt to a world in which these tools are omnipresent.

Reflections
A mid-conference assessment of what has been shared so far and what has yet to be discussed.

Break

The Future of Digital Civil Society
Small group exercises about trends in digital civil society, facilitated by Lucy Bernholz and Andrew Means

Closing Reflections
A reflection on learnings gleaned from the conference and next steps. 

Reception, with keynote conversation