Prof. Quandt gave a presentation on fake news and their effect on the German general election

At the joint conference of the Akademie für Politische Bildung and the Deutschen Vereinigung für Parlamentsfragen e.V. on the analysis of the Bundestagswahl from 6th to 8th of October, Prof. Dr. Thorsten Quandt gave a presentation titled “Fake news oder belegbare Tatsachen? Manipulationsversuche im digitalen Wahlkampf”.

In addition to Prof. Quandt, a large number of other renowned experts discussed the numerous facets of the context of the federal election in 2017 at the conference, culminating in a speech by Bernhard Vogel, former Prime Minister of Thuringia and Rhineland-Palatinate.

The programme of the conference is available online on the website of the Akademie für Politische Bildung (link in German).