Dr. Jörg Dräger is member of the Executive Board of the Bertelsmann Stiftung and serves as CEO of the Centre for Higher Education Development (CHE). Between 2001 and 2008 he held office as Hamburg’s (independent) Minister of Science and Research and also as Minister of Health and Consumer Protection. In his research he currently tries to understand how algorithms and the internet change our societies.
Within the framework of “The New New” fellowship, 24 thought leaders in twelve projects from across Europe spent six months working on visions of inclusive digital futures. The fellows have provided very concrete opportunities and pathways with a wide range of content, formats and media that empower people in our digital world.
The use of algorithms has long since ceased to be science fiction and has become reality. Seemingly intelligent machines are part of our lives. They surround us and enter ever new, sensitive areas of life. They analyze human behavior and shape modern societies. We should deal with them before we get used to them. We […]