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17-10-2017 - CitizenLab: online participation & engagement

Info

Date: 
17 Oct 2017
Place: 

Via Via, Baksteenkaai 74, 1000 Brussel

Redelijk Eigenzinnig / Reason and Engage is organized by the
Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB). It is an interdisciplinary course for
students and a series of lectures and activities open to all. The third
edition of Redelijk Eigenzinnig / Reason and Engage explores scopes and impact of new technologies.

Programme: 

On Tuesday 17th of October 2017 Redelijk Eigenzinnig / Reason and Engage will explore trends in e-democracy, online participation and CivicTech. We will have a workshop by Joost Vandenbroele, participation specialist at CitizenLab and members of VUB studentenraad / International Student Platform. Participants will co-create the online participation-platform of the VUB.

Workshop from 20h00 to 22h00

The workshop will be in English and Dutch. Entrance is free. Click here to register.

Bios / Slides

Joost Vandenbroele

Joost Vandenbroele studied languages and started his career as a journalist, before joining BRAL (a Brussels-based NGO), where he was involved in the citizen participation process. Joost now works as participation specialist at CitizenLab, an online civic engagement platform.