The Knowledge Society

Example questions:

  • How is the creative industry facilitated by the increasing digitisation of our world?
  • And how does this increasing digitisation influence our experience of the past, our relation with our cultural heritage, and our identity as an individual and as a group?
  • Which information technologies are the next key steps in the further developments of our digital society?
  • Security, privacy and sharing of information are uneasy bedfellows. How can we maximally share information and knowledge with maximal transparency while at the same time ensuring security and privacy?
  • How to deal with undesirable side-effects of our digital planet, such as social exclusion, the digital divide, cyber-bullying and digital piracy?
  • What are the opportunities and risks that arise as a consequence of the growing digitization of information and knowledge in increasingly interconnected, selforganizing and dynamic systems? Opportunities and risks in terms of the value, availability, correctness, reliability, subjectivity, changeability, monitoring and authorization of knowledge?