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Symposium “Perspektiven politischer Bildung”

Arbeiterkammer OÖ (AT), Pädagogische Hochschule OÖ (AT)

Wed Sep 9, 2020, 9:45 am - 2:30 pm
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LIVE from the Skyloft in the AEC. Closed event: no on-site visit possible.

The spirits I called – Artificial Intelligence and its impact on Society, Democracy and Education

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is omnipresent, without us always being aware of it. For many years now, it has been making our everyday lives easier, for example when cell phones are unlocked by means of face recognition or when individual advertising guides us through the jungle of the Internet. AI can manipulate us humans. Can it thus become a danger to democracy? The first signs of this apparent development were brought about by the brexite vote or the US presidential elections, for example. In order to avoid feeling like Goethe’s sorcerer’s apprentice, we first want to work out in the symposium how artificial intelligence already influences all of our lives, where AI already “thinks along” or even has already taken over thinking everywhere. We consider how this development influences our democratic system and how we can deal with it in the field of education. The symposium is part of this year’s Ars Electronica Festival.

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09.09.2020, 09:45 – 09:55 Short introduction by Anita Reinbacher
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09.09.2020, 09:55 – 10:10 Opening remarks: Josef Moser (AK OÖ), Josef Oberneder (PH OÖ), Gerfried Stocker (Ars Electronica)
09.09.2020, 10:10 – 10:45 Keynote: Uli Meyer: Artificial Intelligence – A technology between everyday use and dramatic future scenarios.
09.09.2020, 10:45 – 11:00 Break
09.09.2020, 11:00 – 11:30 Panel discussion: The spirits I called; with Elke Hackl (artist, teacher, University of Art and Design Linz), Johannes Braumann (Robotic Arts, University of
Art and Design Linz), moderation: Anita Reinbacher
09.09.2020, 11:30 – 11:45 Announcement of the workshops
09.09.2020, 12:00 – 12:30 Workshops (via Zoom):

“Die Geister, die ich rief” verstehen lernen – Konzepte zum Erwerb des Computational Thinking in der Primarstufe. Wolfgang Wagner and Michael Rieseneder (PH OÖ)

Digital Citizenship Education. Patricia Hladschik (Zentrum polis)

Demokratie und Digitalisierung, gesellschaftlicher Wandel, Entwicklungsstrategien. Reinhard Leonhardsberger (SOS-Menschenrechte)

Digitalisierung, gesellschaftlicher Wandel, Entwicklungsstrategien. Andreas Riepl (eEducation Austria)

Künstliche Intelligenz – Was bedeutet sie für die Arbeitswelt? Reinhard Haider (AK OÖ)

STEAM Innovation and Curriculum. Laura Veart and Tom Cahill-Jones (Birmingham City University) – workshop language: English

Baukasten der Zukunft. Hannah Ertl, Leonid Stanislav Lang, Louise Amcha (die Graphische)

Space EU, Laura Welzenbach (Ars Electronica)

09.09.2020, 12:30 – 13:15 Lunch Break
09.09.2020, 13:15 – 13:40 Project presentation: Baukasten der Zukunft – Hannah Ertl, Leonid Stanislav Lang, Louise Amcha (die Graphische)
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09.09.2020, 13:45 – 14:15 Keynote: Humane Bildung in Zeiten der Digitalisierung Julian Nida-Rümelin
09.09.2020, 14:15 – 14:30 Feedback and conclusion

Livestream: Die Geister, die ich rief! (part 1)

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Livestream: Die Geister, die ich rief! (part 2)

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Project Credits / Acknowledgements

An event produced jointly by the Upper Austria Teacher-Training College, Upper Austria Chamber of Labor and Ars Electronica 

Pädagogische Hochschule OÖ
Arbeiterkammer OÖ