Communicate@MCMC Session 3/2022

14 Dec 2022

Date : 14 December 2022, Wednesday
Time : 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Communicate@MCMC is a research sharing session aimed to convey and disseminate valuable research findings and potential future direction of related research works supported by MCMC in furtherance of the aspirations to realise a Digitally Connected Society. The overarching theme of the webinar is related to aspects of a Digitally Connected Society, encompassing the concepts of Digital Inclusion, Digital Citizenship and Cyberwellness.

For Session 3/2022, the topic for the webinar is Working to Stop Misinformation and False News in Malaysia

The panel discussion highlighted the Study Conducted, its Key Findings & Recommendations, emphasising the following:
  1. Current False News Issues and Challenges;
  2. Role, Impact, and Effectiveness of Government Initiatives and Law Enforcement;
  3. Gaps and Opportunities; and
  4. Improvements moving forward.

  1. Panellist 1: En. Muhammad Amirul Hafiz Rosly, Head, New Media Department, MCMC
  2. Panellist 2: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Bahiyah Omar, Universiti Sains Malaysia
  3. Panellist 3: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Hasrina Mustafa, Universiti Sains Malaysia
  4. Moderator: En. Muhammad Hidayat Fahmi Shahrom Fahmi, Research Enterprise Department, MCMC

Please find here the Recording and Slides presented.

If you have any questions regarding Communicate@MCMC or the Digital Society Research Grant (DSRG), please do not hesitate to send an email to [email protected]

Contacts (office hours only): Mr. Hidayat Fahmi at 03-8688 7968 / Mr. Zachary Malik at 03-8688 8263 / Ms. Bawani Sri Jayaveeran at 03-8688 8470.
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