Broadcast Regulator Ofcom gives evidence to Disinformation and ‘fake news' inquiry
25 October 2018
The Committee continues its inquiry into Disinformation and 'fake news' with Ofcom Chief Executive Sharon White and Chair Lord Burns giving their response the DCMS Committee's interim report.
- Watch Parliament TV: Disinformation and ‘fake news'
- Inquiry: Disinformation and ‘fake news'
- Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee
Wednesday 31 October 2018, Committee Room 16, Palace of Westminster
- Sharon White, Chief Executive, Ofcom
- Lord Burns, Chair, Ofcom
Focus of the session
Along with disinformation and 'fake news' the session is also expected to focus on Ofcom's role as a broadcast regulator, the scope for broadening its regulatory role to cover social media or online content, and the current work and priorities for Ofcom.