Conference, Media, Design & Creativity

14:00 / 14 Sep, The Hall

The Ambivalent Internet

Speakers: Emma Frans, Jessikka Aro, Oscar Axhede - How can we turn the collective identity crisis that the Internet has triggered due to hacker attacks, troll factories, hate speech etc into a constructive movement?



This session dives deeper into the darker sides of the Internet in an effort to try to understand them better and discover solutions. Fake news, Russian troll factories and more – what are the drivers behind them and how should we deal with them?

 

Speakers

Emma Frans, Researcher & Science Writer

Jessikka Aro, Awarded Investigative Journalist

Oscar Axhede – Co-founder of Zound Industries

 

Moderator

Maddy Savage



What is Gather?
Gather is a two day conference based on 5 core themes broken down into theme sessions with inspiring on stage discussions and box talks. Pair these with our Innovation Labs and pepper with one-of-a-kind activities like our Innovation On the Menu initiative or the city wide Gather Music Festival lineup.
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