Author: Vision & Global Trends – 26/11/2020
«The role of media in countering terrorism»
The XVI International conference The role of media in countering terrorism will take place in Russia, Moscow, October 26 – 27, 2020.
The conference is organized by the International academy of television and radio (IATR) and supported by the Russian federal agency on press and mass communications.
The conference is expected to be attended by well known Russian journalists and experts, media professionals, representatives of electronic mass media, special services of many countries. The aim of the conference is to discuss the most hot topics and issues related to the problem of countering international terrorism through electronic media.
In 2020, the conference will consider important topics:
- Changing direction of journalism in the anti-terrorist struggle
- New challenges: why modern journalists react so late?
- New old danger: far right and far left activities worldwide
- Professional journalism today: is investigative journalism still important?
- Cyber threats and information challenges for modern society
- Fighting terrorism in a high tech environment: what methods of countering terrorism are inspiring and what are alarming?
The conference will be opened by Leonid Mlechin, IATR Chairman of the board, journalist of the Russian Public Television, and Ilya Lazarev, deputy Chairman of the Russian agency on press and mass communications.
The conference will be attended by journalists and experts from Belgium, Belarus, Greece, Israel, Spain, Italy, Cyprus and other countries. The conference will be supplemented by screenings.
Among participants are
Alexander Mikhaylov, writer (Russia);
Alexander Sladkov, reporter, TV Russia – Channel 1 (Russia);
Ashot Dzhazoyan, chairman, Mediacongress «The Commonwealth of Journalists» (Russia);
Bahl Vickram, editor -at-large of ITMN Television (India);
Vladimir Soloviev, chairman, Union of Journalists of Russia (Russia);
Dorit Golender, vice president, Community relation, Genesis, Former Ambassador of the State of Israel to the Russian Federation 2010 – 2015 (Israel);
Gian Micalessin, reporter, Il Giornale (Italy);
Izabella Pashinyan, head of General Director Service, Public Television of Russia (Russia);
Jose Luis Barcelo, editor, Director, Journal of Economics and Finance «El Mundo Financiero» (Spain);
Karen Kazaryan, chief analyst, Russian Association for Electronic Communications (RAEC) (Russia);
Lyudmila Sherbina, first secretary, Union of Moscow Journalists (Russia);
Nikolay Bordyuzha, vice president, ILEC «BL GROUP» LLC(Russia);
Peter Federov, head, International Relations, VGTRK – All-Russia State Television and Radio Broadcasting Company (Russia);
Raya Koval, director of partnerships, Jerusalem Press Club, (Israel);
Roman Babayan, chief editor, «Govorit Moskva» Radio (Russia);
Sergey Enikolopov, chief of department, Mental Health Research Center, Russian Academy of Medical Sciences (Russia);
Sergey Grebennikov, director, Regional public center of Internet technologies (Russia);
Tiberio Graziani, chairman, Vision & Global Trends. International Institute for Global Analyses (Italy);
Vladimir Taller, president, TVM Group (Russia)
Yulia Ermilova, Deputy director of News, Public Television of Russia (Russia)
and other Russian and foreign representatives of electronic media, public organizations and experts from Belgium, Israel, India, Spain, Italy, Saudi Arabia, etc.
Opening of the conference will be on 26th of November at 11:00 in the conference room «Pushkin» of «Mariott Hotel» (Moscow, Novy Arbat str, 32).
Registration of participants from 10:30.
The conference will go in two modes, offline and online.
The Kaspersky Lab is general partner of the conference.