The Copenhagen Debate: Slave to the Algorithm?



31 August 2017

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Danske Bank, Copenhagen


What is an algorithm, how do they decide what we see and what we don’t see in our news feeds, how can we harness them in our work, and for the greater good? Can they be used for fact checking news stories?

The European Association of Communication Directors (EACD) and Microsoft will host the third EACD Debate in Copenhagen:

Slave to the Algorithm? Understanding the role of algorithms in our lives

Date: 31 August 2017
Time: 17:00 (doors open at 16:30)
Location: Danske Bank, Copenhagen


  • Cathrine Torp, Vice President, Director of Communications at DNV GL Oil & Gas
  • Bjørn Sibbern, Senior Vice President Commodity Markets & Broker Services at NASDAQ in New York
  • Jane Rygaard, Head of Marketing, Advanced Mobile Networks Solutions, Marketing and Corporate Affairs at NOKIA
  • Kim Larsen, Senior Vice President, Head of Corporate Communications & Relations at Dankse Bank
  • Moderator: Anders Rendtorff, Associate Partner at Relationspeople and EACD ambassador, regional lead for Denmark

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