Weaponizing Information: The Rise Of Fake News To Influence Political & Business Events

9:00 AM - 10:30 AM, May 02, 2017

This session will look at the increasing problem of fake news, how it can influence public opinion, and look into why certain people are susceptible to fake news that, to others, is clearly not believable.



David Mikkelson

David Mikkelson

Founder, Snopes.com (Washington State)

Bethania Palma

Bethania Palma

Fact-Checker, Snopes.com (Los Angeles)

Gina Smith

Gina Smith

Co-Founder, aNewDomain.net (USA)


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