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How is Europe’s Media fighting fake news and disinformation?

March 29, 2017 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Short presentation by speakers followed by moderated open discussion.
Welcome and moderation
Nicola Frank, EBU Head of European Affairs
Ricardo Gutiérrez, EFJ Secretary-General
Simon Wilson BBC News Editor, Europe Bureau – How BBC’s Newsround explains Fake News to children
Eric Scherer – Director of Future Media at France Televisions – Action Plan to fight fake news
André Wolf (TBC) – Author at Mimikama, Austria – The Fake Hunters
Tanja Fajon MEP (TBC) – former journalist and member of the EP Committee for Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs
Inder Burgarin – Mexican journalist
Giles Portman (TBC) – Head of East Stratcom Task Force at European External Action Service


March 29, 2017
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm




EBU Brussels office
56, avenue des Arts
Brussels, 1000 Belgium
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