The EchoChamber

A Conference on Hate Speech on the Internet

June19Monday

Date/time

June 19, 2017, 09:30-15:00

Loc.

Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Type

Seminar

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Israel, the Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Simon Wiesenthal Center have partnered together to present a conference on hate speech on the internet.

provided by

Logo: Konrad-Adenauer-StiftungIsrael Office

09:30 Welcome

Yuval Rotem, Director General of the Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Rabbi Cooper, Wiesenthal Center

Dr. Michael Borchard, Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Israel

10:30 Keynote: Finding the Strategy to contain the EchoChamber

A German Perspective: Julia Klöckner, CDU Deputy Chairwoman. Member of Parliament

An Israeli Perspective: Dana Ben Benishti Gabbai, Director, Regional Security and Counter Terrorism Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

10:50 The Digital Terrorism and Hate Report, presented by the Simon Wiesenthal Center

11:15 Reception lunch

11:45 Panel 1: The Building Blocks of the EchoChamber

Invasion of the social bots and fake news, Dr. Leonard Novy

13:00 Break

13:15 Panel 2: Battling the EchoChamber

Dan Shefet, Paris-based attorney whose firm, specializes in internet, intellectual and competition law.

Yoav Adler, Diplomat, Director of R&D, Digital Diplomacy at Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Israel, the Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Simon Wiesenthal Center have partnered together to present a conference on hate speech on the internet.

Contact person

Susi Doring Preston

Project and Communications Manager (Interregional Dialogue, Energy, Migration)

Susi Doring Preston
Phone +972 2 567 1830
Fax +972 2 567 1831
Languages: English,‎ Deutsch,‎ עברית