The Professional Fight Against Conspiracy Theories

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventPublic lecture/debate/seminar/presentationAcademic

Description

The rates of acceptance of fake news, alternative facts and conspiracy theories are at alarmingly high levels. From climate change hoaxes to the dangers of vaccines; misinformation and trust erosion is debilitating our world.

The prevalence of such beliefs is also a significant problem for professionals and professional organisations, especially given that many of these beliefs are about professionals. So, what can professionals and professional organisations do to fight back against misinformation and trust erosion?
Period29 Sep 2022
Event typeConference
LocationAustraliaShow on map
Degree of RecognitionNational

Keywords

  • Conspiracy, Fake News, Misinformation