This Webinar took place 7th April 2020. You can watch the recording via this link.
About this Webinar
Iris Boyer is Deputy Head for Technology, Communications and Education at ISD, overseeing a number of programmes supporting and amplifying civil society’s efforts against extremism through scaled partnerships with tech companies and grassroots organisations. Iris also coordinates multi-sectorial networks spanning government, academia, the media and the NGO sector, and regularly advises them with ISD’s insights on the latest trends in extremism and the most effective and innovative approaches to tackle its mainstreaming. She is also working on ISD’s regional expansion and particularly leading on thought leadership and development in France.
In this webinar, organised by the American Jewish Committee, Iris joined Laetitia Avia and Karim Amellal to discuss how disinformation and hateful speech is surrounding COVID-19 and how civil society might respond.
Zahed Amanullah, Resident Senior Fellow, ISD
Sasha Havlicek, CEO, Institute for Strategic Dialogue
Carl Miller, Research Director, Centre for the Analysis of Social Media (CASM) at Demos
Dr. Peter Drobac, Director, Skoll Centre for Social Entrepreneurship
Organised by Skoll Foundation Centre for Entrepreneurship