PsicopolisWritten by Andrés Lomeña, Psicopolis is a short film that shows how individual behaviour is a direct result of social constructions. The story takes place in a Faculty of Psychology where the professor transforms his class into a captivating theatre performance that shows how his theories might work in “real life”. CAF gladly supported the international version of the movie.
OCTAL - Can you see the stars?
1st April, 2017, Santiago of Chile, Chile. Students, professors, graduates and any interested citizen are invited to participate in the OCTAL workshop, a project part of the Stars4all program that aims to raise awareness of the negative effects of light pollution around the world through citizen science projects. Conducted by Cristian Hernández, geographer and Data Scientist Associate at CAF, the workshop seeks to create a real instance for Citizen Data Science.
LiQen Project seeks to identify and report environmental micro-conflicts around the world mixing machine sensor data and human sensoring. Through a collaborative web and a mobile app, citizens will be able to push data collected to signal environmental problems in their cities that will be added to the local open databases, with the possibility of editing or replacing already existing data. London, Madrid and Chile have been chosen as the starting point to map and collect perceptions.
CAF2016 - The Rise of Global Fear: Why Is The World Becoming Less Tolerant and More Radical?
Politicians, academics, activists, members of civil society and journalists from all over the world meet on November 5th and 6th at Hotel Wellington, Madrid, to formulate a response to the spread of worldwide radicalism and decrease in tolerance in a two-day conference with corresponding workshops.