Tuesday, February 18, 2020
3:00 – 4:00 pm
Lindner Family Commons, 1957 E Street, NW
Speaker: Craig Silverman
Drawing on more than a decade of experience researching and reporting on online influence and manipulation campaigns, Craig Silverman will reveal the threats we can expect, and highlight how journalists, researchers, and the public can rise to meet the challenge. Mr. Silverman is an award-winning journalist and author and one of the world's leading experts on online misinformation, fake news, and content verification. He is the media editor of BuzzFeed News, where he leads a global beat covering platforms, online misinformation, and media manipulation. This event is hosted by the Institute for Data, Democracy, and Politics.