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Digital Skills for Social Innovation

Location: CaixaForum, Barcelona, Spain                        Dates: 04.10.17 – 05.10.17


19:00 – 22:00

Tuesday, 3 October

Informal dinner /  Leka restaurant, Carrer Badajoz 65, 08005 Barcelona (Spain)

Wednesday, 4 October
08:30 – 09:30 Registration
09:30 – 11:00 Opening plenary

Moderator: Laurentiu Bunescu, CEO of ALL DIGITAL

Welcome and introductions:

Keynotes: Innovative solutions to enhance digital skills
  •  Ismael Peña-López, Professor at the Open University of Catalonia, Director of Open Innovation at Fundació Jaume Bofill
  •  Doug Belshaw, Open Edicational Thinkerer, author
11:00 – 11:30 Coffee break and group photo
11:30 – 13:30

Interactive session 1: Open innovations in digital competence centres
Group discussions with experts at tables

Moderator: Laurentiu Bunescu, CEO of ALL DIGITAL


  • Co-creation, co-generation of content and knowledge
    Expert: Dr Fernando Vilariño, Associate Professor, Computer Vision Center (UAB)
  • DigComp, the European Digital Competence Framework for citizens
    Expert: Dr Stephanie Carretero Gomez, Scientific Officer, European Commission, Joint Research Centre
  • Coding for social inclusion
    Expert: Carme Badia Verdeny, e-facilitator
  • Collaborative opportunities on the social Internet, collaborative economy
  • Open data and components
  • Digital manufacturing tools
  • STEM education
  • Digital cultural heritage
13:30 – 15:00 Lunch
15:00 – 16:45

How-to workshops

Parallel sessions led by experts. Themes to be identified together with the members.

17:00 – 17:45
Interactive session 2: Shaping the strategic priorities of ALL DIGITAL network
Group discussions at tables
Moderator: TBC
1. Employability (Moderator: Altheo Valentini)
2. Basic digital skills (Moderator: Pedro Aguilera)
3. Coding (Moderator: Veronique De Leener)
4. STEAM (Moderator: Achilles Kameas)
5. Digital media literacy (Moderator: Nenja Wolbers)
20:00 – 23:00 ALL DIGITAL Awards and Reception (Buffet Dinner) at Valkiria Hub
 Thursday, 5 October
09:30 – 10:00 Plenary session
10:00 – 11:00 Panel Discussion: Coding for inclusion and the effective use of mobile devices
hosted by CodeMob Project
Moderator: TBC
Panelists: TBC
11:00 – 11:30 Coffee break
11:30 – 13:00
Interactive session: Projects Lightning Talks
Lightning Talks on replicable projects, multi-stakeholder partnerships, best
practices, etc. (6-7 projects)
Moderator: TBC
Fixed format presentations to ensure structure and relevance (10 x 30 second slides or 5 x 1 min slides; slides change automatically)
  • The slides/ppts in the same format with fixed questions:
    • what it was about,
    • what social impact it made,
    • what you would change,
    • what you would keep the same,
    • what you learned.
13:00 – 13:30 Closing Plenary. Summary
13:30 – 15:00 Lunch
15:00 – 17:00 Site Visits / Innovation Tour
The Summit will conclude with an innovation tour of Poblenou, the tech neighborhood in Barcelona. Poblenou is the geographic center of the city of Barcelona, the Catalan Manchester, where there was the first steam machine in Spain on 1833. The neighborhood was transformed from an industrial graveyard to a city hall led project named 22 @ neighborhood, which aimed at fostering a new economy based on ICT and today is helping to redefine the future of cities. The neighborhood is a center for software tech companies, research centers, universities, digital fabrication laboratories (Fab labs and Maker spaces) and citizen associations.