Skills for a Datafied Society - Understanding the Impact of Data from a Critical Perspective
|18 octubre||60 min|
Organized as part of the activities of LACNIC’s IT Women program, this webinar will address the current datafication of society, the challenges it presents, and the skills required today and for the future.
Javiera Atenas has a PhD in Education and is a Senior Lecturer at the Center for Excellence in Teaching at the University of Suffolk. She is also principal researcher at ILDA and Senior Fellow of the British Academy of Higher Education. Javiera has a long career as a lecturer and researcher on topics related to openness to knowledge and has worked in Europe, Latin America and the Middle East, where she has served as an advisor to governments, international organizations and universities on policy issues and the development of curricula for education, science and open data. She currently collaborates with the UNESCO Open Education Team on open education policy development issues.