Tuesday, June 23

14:10 - 14:30

Misinformation in the time of coronavirus

MediaPR and communicationsSocial media

In the last few months, news has stepped into the sun as a global force for good, communicating the message on how we can stop spreading Covid-19. The fight against fake news has taken on fresh significance in these trying times, but are we winning it?

Speakers
Justin Smith

Justin Smith, CEO at Bloomberg Media

Ben Smith

Ben Smith, Media Columnist at New York Times

Sally Buzbee

Sally Buzbee, Senior Vice President & Executive Editor at Associated Press

Larry Madowo

Larry Madowo, Africa Business Editor at BBC

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