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

The Finnish Foundation for Media and Development (Vikes) and the Union of Journalists in Finland 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’ 15th anniversary festivities.

Venue: Eurooppasali, Malminkatu 16, Helsinki
Time: 12.11.2019, 12.30–16.30

This seminar is supported by the Europe Information of Finland.

Please, download the seminar programme (pdf).

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.

Please note that participation to this seminar requires registration. Seminar registration is open until 31st of October, or until all the seats are taken. If you are unable to attend the event you may follow the seminar online. The link to live stream will be published on this page on the seminar day.

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Event time

12.11.2019 12:30
12.11.2019 18:00
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Event location

Eurooppasali, Malminkatu 16, HKI