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You are warmly invited to come join us for the 3rd edition EUFIC’s Annual conference Trust in science in a post-fact era. Although the the tickets are on sale this year, I am offering you a free space at our event to join our discussions around this very interesting topic because I feel your contribution is extremely valuable.

Come prepared to hear informative talks and debate with knowledgeable presenters who will bring different perspectives to the conference. The list of confirmed speakers is now available and includes:

  • Anthony Warner, Blogger 'The Angry Chef'
  • Alexander Gerber, Professor of Science Communication, University of Rhine-Waal
  • Fiona Lethbridge, Senior Press Officer, Science Media Centre
  • Bart Penders, Ass. Professor of Collaboration, Credibility and Integrity in Science, University of Maastricht
  • Bülent Çaplı, Professor Of Communication, Bilkent University


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9:30 10:00 Registration & coffee

10:00 – 10:15 Opening speech

Laura Fernandez, Director General, EUFIC
Clare Leonard, Moderator

10:15 – 10:55 How has post-facts and fake news shaped science and science journalism?

Fiona Lethbridge, Senior Press Officer, Science Media Centre, London

10.55 – 11.35 Using trust research for building trust in research: stakeholder management in communicating food science and innovation

Alexander Gerber, Professor of Science Communication, University of Rhine-Waal

11:35 – 12:15 Why we fall for nutritional fake news

Anthony Warner, The Angry Chef, former scientist and chef

12:15 – 13:30 Lunch

13:30 – 14:10 Why dismissing nutrition science is perfectly rational

Bart Penders, Ass.Professor of Collaboration, Credibility and Integrity in Science, University of Maastricht

14:10 – 15:10 Discussion Café

15:10 – 15:50 Sourcing practices of health news in media

Bülent Çaplı, Professor of Communication, Bilkent University

15:50 – 16:10 Wrap-up of the day

Clare Leonard, Moderator

16:15 – 18:00 Networking cocktail


Kind regards,

Laura Fernandez Celemin

Director General, EUFIC

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