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September 19 - 21, 2022 | Pittsburgh, PA

Eradicate Hate Global Summit 2022

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September 19 - 21, 2022
Pittsburgh, PA

Speakers

Dimitrios Pavlounis

Dimitrios Pavlounis

Research Director, CIVIX

Dimitrios Pavlounis is the Research Director at CIVIX, a Canadian educational charity dedicated to building the skills and habits of active and informed citizenship among youth through experiential learning opportunities. As part of his work at CIVIX, he contributes to the organization’s information literacy initiative by conducting research and developing educational resources that facilitate teacher instruction around topics ranging from digital visual literacy and algorithmic culture to the spread of online disinformation. He recently helped lead a large-scale national evaluation of CTRL-F, a digital literacy program aimed at helping students navigate our polluted information environment. Prior to joining CIVIX, he completed his PhD in Media Studies at the University of Michigan and taught numerous courses in media studies and digital studies at colleges and universities in the U.S.