Playing, communicating, connecting – children and adolescents use the opportunities of digital media with great enthusiasm. The potentials, risks and challenges of digital media for children and also the challenges for parents will be illustrated by and discussed against the background of findings of the international comparative projects EU Kids Online and Net Children Go Mobile.
EU Kids Online: the European overview
Uwe Hasebrink, Hans-Bredow-Institut/University of Hamburg
NetChildren Go Mobile: the role of smartphones and tablets
Gitte Stald, IT University of Copenhagen
Digital parenting: Findings and challenges
Sofie Vandoninck, Institute for Media Studies, KU Leuven
Discussion on future research agenda
The conference will be organized by the Hans-Bredow-Institut for Media Research and the Research Center for Media and Communication (RCMC)
The participation in this event is free of charge.