Brussels Expert Circle
Politicians, policy-makers, foundations and journalists will have an in-depth look at what's needed to support a thriving and healthy media sector in Europe, both in terms European legislative and regulatory efforts surrounding the future of journalism at both a national and European level, and from the perspective of what foundations have experimented with around Europe. This will help all players understand how to build on one another's strengths, in particular with the forthcoming European elections and next legislature in mind. Specific challenges examined will include disinformation and the rise of populism, the regulation of platforms and R&D efforts for media innovation. The session will be co-moderated by Sameer Padania and Adam Thomas.