Exposing Russian Disinformation in the 21st century

Experten-Workshop über die russische (Des-)Informationsstrategie der letzten Jahre.


u.a. with
Marieluise Beck, MP, Bundestag
Carl Bildt, former Prime Minister of Sweden and ECFR Council Member
Pavel Durov, Founder, VKonrakte
John Emerson, US Ambassador to Germany
Gernot Erler, MP, Bundestag
Ralf Fuecks, Heinrich Boell Foundation
John Herbst, Atlantic Council
Edward Lucas, Senior Editor, The Economist
Gemma Pörzgen, Journalist, Reporter Without Borders
Geoff Pyatt, US Ambassador to Ukraine
Claudia von Salzen, Political Reporter, Der Tagesspiegel
Jens Siebert, director of HBF Moscow office
Alison Smale, Berlin Bureau Chief Correspondent, The New YOurk Times
Maria Stepanova, Editor in Chief, colta.ru
Galina Timochenko, Editor in Chief, Meduza
Damon Wilson, Executive Vice President, Atlantic Council
Ilya Yashin, Russian Opposition Leader

The conference, hosted by ECFR Berlin, the Heinrich-Böll-Foundation and the Transatlantic Council, aimed at uncovering the Russia's (dis-)information policy in the last years. In different penals journalists, politicians and think-tankers from Europe and Russia discussed various aspects of the Russian disinformation campaign in Europe and at home. Topics addressed were the media outlets and strategy of the campaign in Europe especially during the Ukrainian crises, the success of this campaign in Europe, the Russian public opinion on the West and how Europe can reach the Russian public.

Here you can also find an articel covering the event by the German newspaper Die Welt.