The Digital Loneliness Epidemic: Reshaping Social Media

Recording: The Digital Loneliness Epidemic: Reshaping Social Media, Mar 12, 2019

This panel will take a look at the global rise in depression and loneliness as it correlates to social media use. It will highlight findings by various recent reports that illustrate the pervasive nature of the problem and delve into possible solutions. It will also showcase how powerful real interactions and digital technologies that enable real communication can be in tackling the issue.

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Primary Entry: Platinum Badge, Interactive Badge
Secondary Entry: Music Badge, Film Badge
Format: Panel
Event Type: Session
Level: Intermediate