“Multidisciplinary Aspects of Diversity” – a WeNet Webinar

WeNet is organising this event as its 2nd Engagement Workshop, featuring presentations and debate on the multidisciplinary aspects of diversity central to WeNet’s work.

  • Learn more about WeNet’s vision and objectives, and discover all the themes the partners are working on.
  • Hear the guest talk by renowned computer science researcher Batya Friedman (University of Washington)
  • Learn about WeNet’s currently running Open Call

The Webinar is free and open to everyone but registration is mandatory – REGISTER NOW


The agenda in detail (17:00 – 19:00 CEST):

17:00 | Introduction to WeNet Project | Fausto Giunchiglia, University of Trento (WeNet Project Coordinator)

17:10 -18:10 | Panel on multidisciplinary aspects of diversity | Moderated by George Gaskell, London School of Economics

  • Sociology | Ivano Bison, University of Trento
  • Technology | Daniel Gatica-Perez, IDIAP
  • Ethics | Paula Helm, University of Tübingen
  • Diversity design and WeNet Pilots results | Amalia De Götzen, Aalborg University

The Panel will include Q+A with audience, via chat

18:10 | Guest talk | Batya Friedman, University of Washington

18:40 | Introduction to WeNet’s Open Call | U-Hopper


This event is funded by the European Commission