December 12
Seminar on Media Literacy and Cognitive Aspects In the Age of AI
Valmiera, Tērbatas Street 16A

Seminar on Media Literacy and Cognitive Aspects In the Age of AI

To improve the public’s understanding of the cognitive processes related to media literacy and how artificial intelligence and modern technologies affect the creation and consumption of media content, an international negotiation laboratory will be held in Valmiera on December 12, organized by the Vidzeme University of Applied Sciences in cooperation with the UNESCO National Commission and support Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Latvia.

It will be the first interdisciplinary event of such branches in Latvia, bringing together experts and practitioners in neurocognitive and communication research from Latvia, Sweden, Great Britain, Estonia, Lithuania, and Morocco, promoting the exchange of quality information and stimulating professional discussion.

The conversation laboratory will take place in person from 13.00 to 17.00 in Valmiera, Tērbatas Street 16A (in the premises of the “Wolmar” hotel), and will also be watched online. Translation into Latvian and English will be provided.

Participation in the event is free. But to plan the course of the event, we invite those interested to apply here:

Anyone interested can follow the event live on “” and Vidzeme University of Applied Sciences‘ Facebook and YouTube accounts.

WP 4, task 4.1 (Developing teacher’s media competencies via providing updated training programs) and WP 1, task 1.6 (Dissemination of Project Activities and Results)