Designing Technology for Social Cohesion
- February 23, 2023 – February 24, 2023 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm (PDT)
San Francisco Fisherman’s Wharf
Hosted by Center for Humane Technology, Search for Common Ground, Toda Peace Institute, University of Notre Dame, More in Common, Civic Health Project, Braver Angels
Building off of the September 2022 Trust and Safety Conference at Stanford University, this conference explores a new generation of tech products that offer design affordances and algorithms optimized for maximizing pro-social content. Designing tech for civil health or social cohesion expands the repertoire of Trust and Safety approaches. This conference provides a professional development opportunities to 1) advance understanding of how to depolarize digital public spheres; 2) Learn from practitioners using tech platforms to build trust across divides; 3) Identify digital methods for measuring polarization and social cohesion; and 4) Network with social cohesion, bridge building, and peacebuilding practitioners and experts.
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