Night Owl Sessions

Night Owl Sessions

Night Owl Session 1: Conspiracy theories: undermining trust, or empowering the masses?

  • Karen Douglas, Professor of Social Psychology, School of Psychology, University of Kent
  • Péter Krekó, Director, Political Capital Institute
  • Sašo Ordanoski, Visiting Fellow, Vienna’s Institute for Human Sciences
  • Moderator: Goran Buldioski, Director, Open Society Think Tank Fund

Night Owl Session 2: How can civic activism overcome cynicism and mistrust?

  • Teodor Celakoski, Project Director, Multimedia Institute in Zagreb
  • Carlos Delclós, Sociologist
  • Armine Ishkanian, Assistant Professor, Department of Social Policy, London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)
  • Moderator: Slawomir Sierakowski, Director, Institute of Advanced Studies

Night Owl Session 3: Movie screening followed by discussion: Trust in the European Borderlands / Democracy and Trust

  • Tarmo Jüristo, Civic Activist and Political Blogger
  • Moderator: Boris Kalisky, Executive Director, Paralelní Polis

These three parallel sessions provide the opportunity for semi-structured conversations over drinks.