IPPC Conference 2023: Schedule

View the full schedule for the this year's IPPC Conference, which takes place Thursday 23 March to Friday 24 March 2023.

A protest on a street with a woman in the foreground carrying a sign that says, 'I can't believe we're marching for facts'

 Day one: Thursday 23 March

Time 10.00 - 11.00am  11.00 - 12.30pm 12.30 - 1.00pm 1.00 - 2.00pm 2.00 - 2.30pm 2.30 - 3.30pm
Event and venue

Keynote: Politics in the Face of Disinformation

Paul Mason, Building Trust post-Capitalism

Diamond LT6

Workshop on crisis communications

Laura Wileman, Head of Communications, Sheffield City Council

Diamond LT4


Diamond  LT4

Rishi Sunak: the road to power for the branded politician in the digital world – a new form of misinformation

Ruth Garland, Goldsmiths University 

Diamond LT6


Just Stop Oil! Disruptive Climate Communication and Campaigning

James Skeet of JustStopOil

Henry Stephenson LT2

Day two: Friday 24 March 

Time 9.00 - 10.30am 11.00 - 12.00pm 12.00 - 1.00pm 1.00 - 2.00pm 2.00 - 2.30pm 2.30 - 4.30pm
Event and venue

Workshop on media literacy & disinformation

Ilya Ber, journalist and fact-checker at Delfi.ee and Editor-in-chief at Provereno 

Diamond LT4

#BeSafeBeSound: How Counter Terrorism Policing Engages with Live Music Fans with Safety Advice.

Counter Terrorism Policing UK

Diamond LT1


Diamond  LT4

How the Wagner group is being glorified by Russian media, film, music and social media

Serge Polyakoff, researcher and academic at Passau University, Germany 

Diamond LT5

Coffee and cake

Diamond LT5

 Special screening of Broken Ties (2022) and Q&A with director Andrey Loshak  

Diamond LT5

Students record in the radio suite

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Weekly online events

Attend an online event when it suits you, all year round, as an alternative to an open day.

Every Wednesday, Sheffield Live sessions cover different aspects of University life. You can also meet your department and learn more about studying your subject.