November 9th, 10:00 a.m., at Hall 6 of the National Palace of Culture, Sofia
On November 9th 2018 (Friday), at 10:00, at Hall 6 of the National Palace of Culture, the largest conference on fake news gathers in one place journalists, representatives of European and local institutions, non-governmental organizations, and technology companies.
The “Fake News of True Trolls” conference was organized by the Atlantic Club of Bulgaria and the Digital National Alliance with the support of the Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the EU Parliament, Konrad Adenauer Stiftung, the Atlantic Treaty Association, the Diplomatic Institute to the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Bulgaria, and the Embassy of France in Bulgaria.
The conference will focus on disinformation, fake news and international security, the challenges journalists face in the present-day media landscape and the role of social media users in spreading misleading information. Among the speakers will be the Vice-President of the Republic of Bulgaria, Iliana Iotova, the Minister for the Bulgarian Presidency of the EU Council, Lilyana Pavlova, the EU Commissioner Mariya Gabriel and many other distinguished experts.
The conference will take place on November 9, at Hall 6 of the National Palace of Culture.
Free entrance. Registration is required: https://goo.gl/forms/uetdFzAFJPYaRgY72