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Jan
30
12:30

Why think tanks matter in the era of digital and political disruptions

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Bruegel is pleased to host this panel discussion as part of the global launch of the 2018 Global Go To Think Tank Index, published by the University of Pennsylvania’s Think Tanks and Civil Societies Program.

January 30, 2018, 12:30 pm Bruegel, Rue de la Charité 33, 1210 Brussels Public | On the Record Livestreamed Topic: European Macroeconomics & Governance

Think tanks face an operating environment that is full of disruptions. What is the right strategy to avoid them or even to benefit from them?

There is no doubt that think tanks have benefited from the new digital era. Nowadays, it is much easier to been seen and heard. But what are the challenges and potential future opportunities resulting from this change? How do fake news impact the work of think tanks?

At this event, we will discuss the impact of disruptive technologies, business models and politics on think tanks, as well as looking at how think tanks are managing these challenges and seizing the opportunities presented by these new developments.

This event will be livestreamed on this webpage at 13:00 CET. It is not necessary to register for the livestream.

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Schedule

Jan 30, 2018

12:30-13:00

Check in and lunch

13:00-14:00

Panel Discussion

Chair: Matt Dann, Secretary General

Shada Islam, Director Europe & Geopolitics, Friends of Europe

Blanche Leridon, Head of Operations, Institut Montaigne

Hlib Vyshlinsky, Executive Director, Centre for Economic Strategy (CES)

14:00-14:30

Q&A

14:30

End

Speakers

Matt Dann

Secretary General

Shada Islam

Director Europe & Geopolitics, Friends of Europe

Blanche Leridon

Head of Operations, Institut Montaigne

Hlib Vyshlinsky

Executive Director, Centre for Economic Strategy (CES)

Location & Contact

Bruegel, Rue de la Charité 33, 1210 Brussels

Matilda Sevon

matilda.sevon@bruegel.org

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