The High-Level Session on Transitions: the way towards a Digital, Green, Social, Just world


Thursday 21 September
09.00 – 10.40




Martina Desole (ENoLL)


The High-level session aims to explore the interconnectedness of the Digital, Green, Social, Just transitions and discuss strategies for achieving a sustainable, inclusive, and just future. The session will feature a keynote address from a representative of the European Commission, highlighting their perspectives on the topic. 

Session Objectives: 

  • Examine the interplay between digital transformation, environmental sustainability, social inclusion, and justice. 
  • Discuss the challenges and opportunities in transitioning towards a digital, green, social, and just future. 
  • Share best practices, success stories, and lessons learned from experts in the field. 
  • Foster collaboration and generate actionable ideas to drive meaningful change. 


08:30 – 09:00 Registration

09:00 -09:05 Welcome address – Artur Serra (i2Cat), Fernando Vilariño (CVC), Fran Iglesias Gracia (Epica Foundation La Fura dels Baus), Evdokimos Konstantinidis (ENoLL Chair) and Martina Desole (ENoLL)

09:05 – 09:10 – Institutional address – Liliana Arroyo Moliner, Director General for Digital Society, Generalitat de Catalunya, Government of Catalonia

09:10 – 09:20 – Opening remarks and Introduction to the conference – Evdokimos Konstantinidis (ENoLL Chair)

09:20 – 10:00 – Keynote Speech – Toñi Caro (Senior Researcher i2CAT Foundation, Digital Society Technology Unit, Associate Professor & Director of the International Research Project Office VIU) 

10:00 – 10:10 – High level speaker – Veronica Manfredi (Director for Zero Pollution and Green Cities, European Commission) (in Video)  

10:10 – 10:20 – High level speaker – Giancarlo Caratti di Lanzacco (Joint Research Centre, European Commission)

10:20 – 10:40 – Closing remarks


Liliana Arroyo Moliner

Director General of Digital Society, Government of Catalonia

Evdokimos Konstantinidis

President, European Network of Living Labs, Thess-AHALL Researcher,

Martina Desole

Director ENoLL

Fernando Vilariño

Associate Director at the Computer Vision Center and Associate Professor at the Department of Computer Science UAB

Artur Serra

i2CAT deputy Director, AOTF Social Innovation & Digital Rights lead

Fran Iglesias Gracia

General Manager at Fundación Épica La Fura dels Baus

Giancarlo Caratti di Lanzacco

Chief Executive Officer Crossmedia Europe and Senior Advisor at the EC

Veronica Manfredi

Director for Zero Pollution and Green Cities, European Commission

Keynote Speaker

Toñi Caro

Senior Researcher i2CAT Foundation