Whenever new information technologies have appeared, they have had an impact on how people perceive the world and how they manipulate the perceptions of the world held by their fellow human beings. Today, we use digital artefacts and networked technologies as tools for thinking and media for information. Without them, we would hardly be able to cope with our accelerated lives. It is therefore more necessary than ever to recognise the patterns of change. What direction are they pointing in and what will they lead to – now and in the near future?
Symposium re:claim autonomy! Self-empowerment in the digital world order, 05.12.2016, Berlin