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Digital Citizens - docus and debates on the impact of digitalisation of our world

12.03.2019 News

What is the impact of digitisation on our world? What has it changed in the way we live, communicate and work? Despite the many positive aspects, the use of our data and respect for privacy remain ambivalent. The advent of artificial intelligence raises ethical questions that we have never been confronted with before.

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In my Room: "Teenagers who are uncomfortable with themselves open the doors of their rooms to us by filming themselves in front of their webcam". This screening will open the Festival's program on Saturday, March 23rd at 3pm at the Cinema Galeries. It will be followed by a discussion with Olivier Mageren (EVRAS facilitator, education of relational, emotional and sexual life in schools) and Vanessa Lalo (psychologist specialising in digital practices and their cognitive, educational and cultural impact).

Tickets are on sale on the Cinema Galeries website: HERE

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The Truth about Killer Robots: "The Truth About Killer Robots explores the dangers of automating our society and raises the questions of responsibility and morality that this implies. This screening will take place on Saturday, March 23rd at 7pm at the Cinema Galeries. It will be followed by a debate with Bruno Schröder (Technology Director at Microsoft Belux), Marie Ruffo (author of the book "Itinéraire d'un robot killer") and Loick Gérard (law faculty of the UNamur robotization sector). It will be moderated by Pierre-François Lovens (journalist at the Libre Belgique and author of the special report "No need to flee artificial intelligence") around the question: "Is artificial intelligence really intelligent?

Tickets are on sale on the Cinema Galeries website: HERE

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The Cleaners: "Examining 25,000 images a day to remove immorality from the web is the daily life of anonymous Filipino employees hired by Silicon Valley." This screening will take place on Tuesday, March 26 at 8:45 p.m. at the Cinema Galeries. It will be followed by a discussion with Maryse Hendrix, Culture Facilitator at Amnesty International.

Tickets are on sale on the Cinema Galeries website: HERE

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Netizens: "More than one in five women has reportedly already been the victim of cyberbullying. "Netizens" reveals this phenomenon that spreads from the web to the most intimate spheres of women's lives." This screening will take place on Wednesday, March 27 at 7pm at the Cinéma Vendôme. It will be followed by a discussion with Lucile Poulain (journalist victim of cyber-harassment) and Etienne Wéry (lawyer specialized in defending victims of cyber-harassment).

More information on tickets: HERE

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