31 May 2019 (Friday). Beginning: 09:00 a.m.
“Peroto”, 1 Bulgaria square, National Palace of Culture.
The American-Bulgarian Alumni Association, together with European Network of Alumni Associations (ENAM) and with the support of United States Embassy, organize an international conference: “Disinformation and Fake News: In the Wake of the European Elections”, which will take place in the period 31 May 2019 in Sofia, Bulgaria.
The main goal of the event is to provide good practices and guidelines for journalists and users to validate information and to avoid misinformation. A specific emphasis will be placed on the impact of disinformation and fake news on the conduction of the European Elections. The event will particularly focus on: the concept of propaganda; the different capacities of traditional and social media in the era of disinformation; the promotion of education as the universal response to fake news; and the fake news’ philosophy.
Program for the event: COMING SOON