Session Report: Fake news and why it's threatening your business?

Session Report: Fake news and why it's threatening your business?

Source / author: 
European Business Summit
Publication date: 
24 May 2018
Publication type: 
News
Country: 
International

On May 24, the European Business Summit hosted a debate on the topic 'Fake News & why it's threatening your business'. The recent Facebook/Cambridge Analytica revelations show how, in an increasingly digitised world, data can be exploited and reminds companies of the importance to ensure transparency when it comes to the use of consumer information. The impact of Fake News – and the resulting loss of trust – in the wider economic fabric cannot be overlooked. Moreover, with the entering into force of the GDPR, all actors are called to play their role in tackling the disinformation challenge.