What is the impact of media and technology on the state of American democracy? Join Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA), Rep. John Katko (R-NY), former Rep. Steve Israel, journalists, and prominent thought leaders for solutions-oriented conversations about democratic resilience. The summit will seek to elevate discourse from present-day ad hoc policy responses to a broader, long-term approach to safeguard democracy in the midst of historic changes in the media and technology landscape.
At 1:00 PM, TCF President Mark Zuckerman and TCF senior fellow Bart Gellman will keynote the event with a conversation on “Exposing Threats to Democracy.”
Misinformation, Disinformation, and Democracy, 8:30-9:30 a.m. ET
- Professor Mor Naaman
- Amb. Karen Kornbluh
- Jacquelyn Mason
Attitudes on Democracy: A Poll Briefing, 9:45-10:45 a.m. ET
Learn the surprising results of a poll on attitudes towards democracy across the nation and in swing districts.
- Professor Douglas Kriner
- Anna Greenberg
- Colin Woodard
Congressional Perspective 1, 11:00-11:45 a.m. ET
- Rep. John Katko (R-NY)
- Erin King Sweeney
Congressional Perspective 2, 12:00-12:45 p.m. ET
- Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA)
- Former Rep. Steve Israel
Exposing Threats to Democracy, 1:00-2:00 p.m. ET
- Mark Zuckerman
- Bart Gellman
This event is sponsored by The Century Foundation in partnership with the Cornell Institute of Politics and Global Affairs.