INCoDe.2030 Meeting -The investment in Digital Inclusion and its cultural, social and economic impact
The INCoDe.2030 Meeting on "The investment in Digital Inclusion and its cultural, social and economic impact" took place on May 14 at Polytechnic Institute of Beja. Pedro Guedes de Oliveira, INCoDe.2030 coordinator from INESC TEC, presented the national initiative, and Sofia Marques da Silva, INCoDe.2030 representative from University of Porto, showed how the projet Comunidades Criativas para a Inclusão Digital (Creative Communities for Digital Inclusion) are able to better understand patterns of digital exclusion, to develop adjusted models of intervention for digital inclusion and to discuss the need of new indicators and impact measurement tools.
A series of Meetings is being organized for each Action Line of INCoDe.2030. This first Meeting gathered 20 entities from all over the country, such as Área Metropolitana do Porto (Oporto Metropolitan Area), the Estrutura de Missão Portugal Inovação Social (Social Inovation national initiative), the Programa Escolhas, the Polytechnic Institute of Viseu, the Oporto Business Association, the Apps for Good Movement and the DNS.PT.