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Apr 1

Is Facebook undermining democracy and creating harm?

1 April @ 8:15 am - 9:30 am UTC+1


Frances Haugen is a specialist in algorithmic product management, having worked on ranking algorithms at Google, Pinterest, Yelp and Facebook. During her time at Facebook, Ms. Haugen became increasingly alarmed by the choices the company makes prioritizing their own profits over public safety and putting people’s lives at risk. As a last resort and at great personal risk, Haugen made the courageous decision to blow the whistle on Facebook.
Finn Lützow-Holm Myrstad leads the development of better, more ethical digital policies and standards at the Norwegian Consumer Council.
Bente Kalsnes is an Associate Professor at the Department of Communication, Kristiania University College.
Read more about our guests here: https://www.nobelpeacecenter.org/…/is-facebook…
This event is a part of “Nobel Peace Talks” – the Nobel Peace Center’s event series about Maria Ressa and Dmitry Muratov’s Nobel Peace Prize. Nobel Peace Talks is supported by Norsk Hydro, Reitan Retail, Luminate and Fritt Ord.


1 April
8:15 am - 9:30 am UTC+1


Nobel Peace Center
Brynjulf Bulls plass 1 City Hall Square
Oslo, 0250 Norway
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