The average person lies at least 5 times a day. Mikael Tofvesson talks about misinformation and how you and no one else decides who to trust.
Michael Tofvesson is Head of Global Monitoring and Analysis Section at the Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency. He leads a team that is working to identify and meet the propaganda, misinformation and misdirection. In addition, he is responsible for operational analysis, operational safety and readiness authority organization and business intelligence. With 30 years in the government security sector, he has a deep knowledge of the risks and non-risks for the society.
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