Conspiracy theories, fake news and superstition in Hungarian public opinion
The joint conference of Heinrich-Böll-Stiftung and Political Capital
Political Capital Institute and the Heinrich-Böll-Stiftung conducted a public opinion poll with the help of Medián on the incidence and prevalence of certain fake news stories, superstitions and conspiracy theories in social media. The results of the study will be introduced in the event, which we are going to discuss with experts and journalists.
Date: November 7, 2018
Venue: TRIP Hajó Kávézó (1011 Budapest, Szilágyi Dezső tér, jetty 2)
Language: Hungarian (with English simultaneous translation)
10:00-10:20 Introduction of Political Capital’s study – Péter Krekó, director, Political Capital
10:20-12:00 Roundtable discussion
Péter Erdélyi – journalist, 444.hu
Zsolt Hanula – journalist, Index
Péter Krekó – director, Political Capital
Krisztina Nagy – expert on media law and media education
Moderator: Political Capital
Please confirm your participation by filling out the registration form by 5 November here: https://goo.gl/forms/Ng664HHrYVBXCJAL2
The conference is organised by Social Development Institute and Political Capital in cooperation with the Heinrich-Böll-Stiftung.