Trolls, Corruption, Falsehood: Reporting 'Truth' in the Digital Age
On Thursday 12 May 2016, the News Impact Summit London, our second London edition and the twelfth in the series will take place in London (#NISLON) at the Sheikh Zayed Theatre on the campus of London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE).
The event will focus on the theme “Trolls, Corruption, Falsehood: Reporting 'Truth' in the Digital Age”.
Organised by the European Journalism Centre (EJC) and the Google News Lab, in collaboration with Polis, the journalism think-tank at the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), this one day free-of-charge public event will bring together leading field experts, investigative/data journalists, and academics from international and British media organisations, universities and think tanks. Participants will have an opportunity to join the debate with the experts and attend the skills training workshops.
Sign up now for this free event open to all journalists, editors, newsroom managers, journalism trainers, J-school students, and media experts.
Venue address: 54 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3LJ
Some of the topics we will be covering are:
- Panama Papers and Data Investigation
- Political Bots & Social Media
- Trolls and Russian Propaganda
- Fact-checking Brexit
- Haters and Digital Harassment toward Women in Media
- Stakeholder Media & Factual Reporting