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Digital technologies & Sustainable development Seminars

9.15 am, Building B2, Room B2.2.14, Campus Bovisa Durando

We invite you to attend the seminars held by Fiammetta Costa, researcher and Associate Professor of Ergonomics and Industrial Design at the School and Department of Design of the Politecnico di Milano and Eugenio Morello, researcher and Associate Professor of Urban Design at the Department of Architecture and Urban Studies (DAStU).

All seminars will take place in the B2 building of the Campus Bovisa Durando, in room B2.2.14 and will start at 9.15am, unless the programme is modified.
In order to facilitate classroom discussion, the meetings will be held exclusively in presence.

Digital data and society

1. Personal data for interactive solutions: computer ethics and the problem of privacy
Date: 27 September 2022

~ Going beyond the problem of privacy: individual and social impacts of the use of personal information in connected services
by Laura Varisco, PhD, Samsung
Collective activity: app analysis

2. Artificial Intelligence, operational listening and human rights
Date: 4 October 2022

~ AI Governance by Human Rights-Centred Design
by Giulia D’Aleo, Federica Sciretta, Design MSc students

~ Are machines emulating humans? Machine learning, operational listening and surveillance
by Domenico Napolitano, PhD, Università L’Orientale di Napoli

3. Managing stereotypes in emerging technologies
Date: 11 October 2022

~ Do digital technologies reduce (or reinforce) stereotypes? Assessing cognitive biases and affective states through data analytics
by Mara Tanelli, DEIB, Politecnico di Milano
Instructions for essay and project proposal

Smart Governance for sustainable development at community level

4. Data visualization and participation
Date: 18 October 2022

~ Information design for empowering citizen
by Cai Haoran, Yang Wenbo, Planning and Design MSc students

~ Data as frictional layers of interaction
by Andrea Benedetti, DensityDesign Lab, Politecnico di Milano

Discrimination and new technologies: risks and opportunities

5. Interactive games and gamification
Date: October 2022

~ Games for pro-social causes
by Hu Siyu, Design MSc student

~ Internet mon amour
by Agnese Trocchi, Carlo Milani, Circe

Smart Governance for sustainable development at community level

6. Decision-making support systems for climate planning and action
Date: 8 November 2022

~ Informing versus nudging in environmental policy
by Yang Hongchao, Planning MSc student

~ Making Climate Action accessible to all: digital mapping and participatory tools to support informed decisions
by Nicola Colaninno, MSCA Research Fellow at MIT Boston, Eugenio Morello, Labsimurb, Politecnico di Milano

7. Extended experiencing: Application and sustainability challenges
Date: 15 November 2022
Room B2.0.1

~ Environmental impact of digital technologies
by Idris Abdi Iyad, Marta Lamanna, Planning and Design MSc students

~ Digital technologies for smart governance: The case study of Augmented Reality for Collaboratve Urban Planning (AR4CUP)
by Barbara Piga, Labsimurb, Politecnico di Milano

8. Citizen empowerment: co-monitoring and surveillance resilience
Date: 22 November 2022

~ Informed urban environments and the emergence of co-monitoring communities: The case study of Air-Break Ferrara
by Farah Makki, Labsimurb, Politecnico di Milano

~ Design innovation: High Tech and Ethics. The case study of Capable, technology, textile and fashion collaboration to raise awareness designed for people
by Rachele Didero, Dept. Design, Politecnico di Milano

9. Information society and sustainability
Date: 29 November 2022
Room B2.0.1

~ Deliberative and collaborative platforms for decision making: agency and biases
by Michelangelo Secchi, Dept. DASTU, Politecnico di Milano​
Collective activity

Discrimination and new technologies: risks and opportunities

10. Social inclusion and digital divide
Date: 6 December 2022
Room B2.0.1

~ Case-study: PUDCAD Practicing Universal Design Principles In Design Education Through A Cad-Based Game
by Giorgio Buratti, Dept. Design, Politecnico di Milano
Collective activity

11. Blockchain and human rights
Date: 13 December 2022
Room B2.0.1

~ Social impact of blockchain technologies
by Martin A. Padalak, Elettra Panepinto, Design MSc students

~ Blockchain and digital ledger technologies
by Francesco Bruschi, DEIB, Politecnico di Milano