12 marras 2019

Disinformation, Misinformation, Malinformation – How to Tackle Fake News and Information Warfare in the EU?

Date and time:
12.11.2019 12:30 – 16:30
Malminkatu 16, Helsinki
Event language:
free event
Viestintä ja kehitys -säätiö (Vikes) ja Journalistiliitto

The Finnish Foundation for Media and Development (Vikes) and The Finnish Union of Journalists are organizing a seminar which aims to identify different forms of influence operations, and consequences for the freedom of expression, as well as to introduce measures to tackle hybrid threats. The seminar is part of Vikes’s 15th anniversary festivities.

Detailed programme and a registration form will be announced at the beginning of October.

Among speakers:

Teija Tiilikainen, Appointed Director of the European Hybrid CoE
Kaius Niemi, Editor-in-Chief
Olli Seuri, Journalist & Professor of Practice
Maria Pettersson, Editor-in-Chief
Ricardo Gutierrez, General Secretary of the European Federation of Journalists
Sergiy Tomilenko, President of The National Union of Journalists of Ukraine
• Sengiyumva Gasirigwa Mwita, National Director of MISA Tanzania

The event is hosted by Johanna Vehkoo, journalist.