Lift Conference 2010: Sessions

The redefinition of Privacy: what is privacy in the 21st Century?

Wednesday, May 5, 2010 - 13:30

What is privacy in the 21st Century? Is personal security threatened by the massive collection of personal data?

The old new media: what is at stake nowadays when informing, reaching and involving people?

Wednesday, May 5, 2010 - 15:45

Newspapers are struggling, TV is not sure of what the future holds. What is at stake nowadays when informing, reaching and involving people?

Politics and technology: can technology help turning users into engaged citizens?

Thursday, May 6, 2010 - 11:30

Beyond the much talked-about political campaigns on Facebook, how to turn users into citizens engaged in public action?

Generations and technologies: how different generations adopt technologies

Thursday, May 6, 2010 - 15:00

How to go beyond the usual clichés on generations? This session will explore how different generations adopt technologies.

What's up with on-line communities: are we reaching the limits of Web 2.0?

Thursday, May 6, 2010 - 17:30

Since 2006 Web 2.0 has celebrated the so-called "amateur revolution". What did we learn in the past 5 years? Are we reaching the limits of Web 2.0?

Stories: inspiring people with extraordinary projects and lives

Friday, May 7, 2010 - 11:30

Our traditional session dedicated to inspiring stories from people with extraordinary projects and lives.