Misinformation in the COVID-19 Infodemic Contents


The following witnesses gave evidence. Transcripts can be viewed on the inquiry publications page of the Committee’s website.

Thursday 30 April 2020

Stacie Hoffmann, Digital Policy and Cyber Security Consultant, Oxford Information Labs; Professor Philip N. Howard, Director, Oxford Internet Institute; Dr Claire Wardle, Co-Founder and Director, First Draft News


Katy Minshall, UK Head of Government, Public Policy and Philanthropy, Twitter; Richard Earley, UK Public Policy Manager, Facebook; Alina Dimofte, Public Policy and Government Relations Manager, Google


Thursday 04 June 2020

Thomas Knowles, Paramedic; Dr Megan Emma Smith, Consultant Anaesthetist


Leslie Miller, Vice-President of Government Affairs and Public Policy, YouTube; Derek Slater, Global Director of Information Policy, Government Affairs and Public Policy, Google


Monika Bickert, Head of Product Policy and Counterterrorism, Facebook


Nick Pickles, Director of Public Policy Strategy, Twitter


Published: 21 July 2020