Entitled "Digital Deal Podcast", the European Digital Deal project's new initiative aimes to expande its physical borders into the digital space.
After an intro episode, presented by Ana-Maria Carabelea, in which the mission and visions of the podcast are shared, the project launched a first episode with artist Hito Steyerl and journalist Karen Hao as guests. In 2024, new episodes will appear in which artists, cultural critics and artificial intelligence professionals will be invited to think and debate about how new technologies shape democracy and the society we live in.
The European Digital Deal is a three-year project, co-financed by the Creative Europe program and managed by a consortium coordinated by Ars Electronica, which includes Braga Media Arts, gnration, LABoral Centro de Arte, Onassis Stegi, Waag Futurelab, Fundación Zaragoza Ciudad del Conocimiento, Centar za promociju nauke, Pro Progressione, Kulturværftet, iMAL Brussels and Kersnikova Institute. From January 2023 to December 2025, the 13 European organizations intend to develop an action plan on how the technological innovation of the future can benefit everyone.