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ALDE Seminar: ‘Protecting European Democratic in a post-truth society”
September 6, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
MEP Marietje Schaake is organising a seminar on ‘Protecting European Democratic in a post-truth society” on Wednesday, 6 September 2017 between 15:00 and 18.00 in the European Parliament, Brussels (Joszef Antall building JAN 4Q1).
Please register at alde.eu/events to attend this hearing.
1st Panel: Fake news – general overview
15:00 Marietje Schaake MEP, Moderator
15:10 Professor Philip N. Howard, Oxford University Computational Propaganda Project
15:20 David Kaye, UN Special Rapporteur on Protection of Freedom of Speech
2nd Panel: Fake news and real actors behind
16:00 Petras Auštrevičius MEP, Moderator
16:05 Boris Reitschuster, Author and Journalist
16:20 Rikard Jozwiak, RFE Brussels reporter
3rd Panel: On-line powers and approaches to mitigating the effects of misinformation
17:00 Morten Løkkegaard MEP, Moderator
17:10 Professor Vincent F. Hendricks, University of Copenhagen
17:25 Prabhat Agarwal, DG Connect, European Commission
18:00 Closing remarks