These sessions explore the interplay between emerging technologies, regulatory trends and the vision for platform governance. Is the current development phase of immersive technologies guided by user safety and fundamental rights principles? How can we set up regulatory frameworks to delineate responsibilities of digital platforms, while not impeding technological advancement? What are the future models of platform governance?
- Subtopic 1: Virtual worlds, but real risks: navigating metaverses as a next generation of digital platforms
- Subtopic 2: The European Union’s digital transformation – regulatory challenges, technical impacts and emerging opportunities
- Subtopic 3: Platforms as critical infrastructure for democratic discourse