Conversation: Programming the Digital World

4th of June 2020

Tomorrow 17:00-18:30

The conversation “Programming the Digital World” is organized by Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Greece and Cyprus and it the first of its kind in Greece, while it is aiming to cause a broader public discussion about the development frame and the function of modern technologies, among others, and artificial intelligence. Issues of the function of democratic institutions will be discussed and the role of various institutional factors and interested parts will be analysed. The theme of this discussion is based on the recently published book of Dr. Phitsili, “Imposing regulation on advanced algorithms” (Springer,2019), about the regulatory adjustment of advanced algorithms.

Detailed Program:  


Greetings –Henri Bohnet, Director, Establishment Konrad-Adenauer of Greece and Cyprus


Introductory placements | The role of politics – Niki Kerameos, Minister of Education and Religion


Introductory Placements | The role of politics – Dr. Christos Dimas, State Secretary of Survey and Technology  


Panel of Discussion – Dr. George Giannopoulos, Dep. Prof. of informatics’ law and Director of the lab of informatics’ law.


Panel of Discussion – Dr. Konstantinos Kollias, President, Economic Chamber of Greece


Panel of Discussion – Dr. Spyros Vlaxopoulos, Professor of constitutional Law, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens


Conclusions: Dr. Photis Phitsilis, Head of the Department of Scientific Documentation & Supervision, Parliament

Scroll to Top