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5 Oct 2018

Monday 15 October 2018

11:00 Registration
Press Club Brussels | Rue Froissart 95, 1000 Brussels
11:30 Welcome Remarks
by Mr Maroun LABAKI
President, Press Club Brussels

Opening Remarks
by Ambassador Karsten WARNECKE
Executive Director, Asia-Europe Foundation (ASEF)

11:40 Keynote Address 1
by Mr Charles CHONG
Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Singapore
12:00 Lunch Reception
13:00 Introduction
13:30 Session 1: The Scourge of ‘Fake News’
15:30 Networking Coffee Break
16:00 Session 2: The Political Economy of ‘Fake News’
18:00 End of Day 1
19:00 Dinner
L’OBJECTIF RESTAURANT | Hotel NH Brussels EU Berlaymont, Boulevard Charlemagne – Karel de Grotelaan, 11-19, 1000 Brussels

Tuesday 16 October 2018

09:00 Keynote Address 2
by Mrs Claire BURY
Deputy Director-General, DG CONNECT, European Commission
09:20 Session 3: Examining Current Approaches to ‘Fake News’
11:00 Networking Coffee Break
11:30 Session 4: Formulating Solutions
12:45 Exploring ASEM Sustainable Connectivity: the ASEM Sustainable Connectivity Portal
Competence Centre on Composite Indicators and Scoreboards, European Commission
13:00 Lunch Reception
14:00 Public Event: Maintaining Truth & Trust in Media in the Digital Age
16:00 End of Event

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