IFAP International Conference on Well Being in Digital Media

When, local time: 
Tuesday, 17 February 2015 - 9:00am to Thursday, 19 February 2015 - 7:00pm
Where: 
Israel, Beer Sheba
Type of Event: 
Event under UNESCO Patronage
Contact: 
Paul Hector (p.hector@unesco.org)

International conference organized in the framework of the Information for All Programme (IFAP) to assess the impact of Digital Media on well being of society and individuals.
Under UNESCO's Patronage, the Israel National Commission for UNESCO and its National IFAP Committee along with the Department of Education at Ben Gurion University, the Sammy Ofer School of Communication at IDC Herzliya and the Open University of Israel will organize an international conference on "Well Being in Digital Media". The event will be held from 17 - 19 February 2014 at Ben Gurion University and IDC Herzliya, in Beer Sheba, Israel. The conference will investigate the concept of well-being, deepen understanding of how the long-term interactions between digital media on one hand and individuals and society affect well-being and how these can be impacts and can be assessed.