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Join in - Beyond WSIS - Platform for open cultures in open societies
Tuesday, 30 August 2005 00:00

World Culture Forum: From Information Societies to Knowledge-based Societies: Sustainable Development or the Deepening of the Digital Divide?
Brucknerhaus Linz / Austria 05.09./15:00

How to maintain and promote cultural memory and diversity, cultural sustainability and human development? These questions are aggravated by the globalisation of the information society. The role of media literacy for sustainable development and cultural aspects of the digital divide will be discussed by international experts.

With: Garry Neil (CA), Derrick de Kerckhove (Marshall McLuhan Institute, CA), Erik Möller (wikimedia, DE), Margit Niederhuber (Expert on Development and Culture, AT), Peter M. Rantasa (Executive Director World Culture Forum Alliance, AT) Moderator: Andreas Hirsch (AT)

A co-operation of World Culture Forum Alliance (WCFA) and Ars Electronica