Faktabaari 5 years - keeping the Bar open together

    26.03.2019 Toimitus

    Open invitation to all old and new friends of Faktabaari  

    Faktabaari 5 years anniversary seminar on fact-checking #EUelections2019 in Germany and Finland

    Time: Tuesday 2nd of April at International Fact-Checking Day (IFCD)
    Place: Päivälehden museo, Ludwiginkatu 2-4
    Organiser: Avoin yhteiskunta ry with help of Faktabaari
    RSVP by Sunday 31st March especially in view of buffet or toimitus@faktabaari.fi
    (We will be updating this secure website frequently - stay tuned)


    16.30 Welcome coffee

    17.00 Anniversary keynote 
    Faktabaari for fact-based public debate from 2014 to 2019, Mikko Salo, Avoin yhteiskunta ry & Petra Piitulainen-Ramsay, Faktabaari  

    17.30 Keynote followed by panel discussion
    German challenge & Correctiv response in European and IFCN networks: Cristina Helberg, Correctiv faktencheck 

    Panel: 2019 EU elections as common challenge: European Fact-checkers tackling Populism, Propaganda and violation of Privacy for manipulation (“3P” challenge)
    Faktabaari response including co-operation with #vaalivahti, Petra Piitulainen-Ramsay 
    Role of fact-checking in tackling “3P” challenge in Europe, Mikko Salo 
    Moderator: Joonas Pörsti, Managing editor/Ulkopolitiikka magazine

    18.45 What next - Faktabaari for fact-based public debate and against online disinformation
    Short presentations on Faktabaari priority areas by Avoin yhteiskunta ry board members**digimedia literacy **(Kari Kivinen & Markus Neuvonen), fact-checking (Petra Piitulainen-Ramsay & Mika Horelli, tbc), research (Severi Hämäri & Nina Maskulin), funding (Jyrki Berner & Mikko Salo). Partner interventions warmly welcomed. 

    19.15 –21  Discussion to continue over buffet dinner and @Faktabaari

    We are grateful for Aue-Stiftung for funding and Päivälehti museum for hosting this anniversary event.

    Welcome - also Bar will be open

    Avoin yhteiskunta ry & Faktabaari

    Picture:  2018 Chydenius Medal was granted to Faktabaari - run by transparency NGO Avoin yhteiskunta ry  to mark the outstanding performance on international level in promotion of the principles of openness, cherished by Anders Chydenius, the initiator of the world’s first Freedom of Information Act (1766). 

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