January 16, 2018 — The Knight Commission on Trust, Media and Democracy held its second regular meeting at the Stanford Alumni Center on Tuesday, January 16, 2018. On the evening of the Jan. 15, 2018, the Commissioners gathered in Palo Alto for dinner and to hear a presentation on advancements in technology for creating and editing video content. The morning of Jan. 16 was devoted to two panels of experts on media and technology, and the afternoon was devoted to two additional presentations, from Facebook and Gallup, and Commission deliberations. This is our rapporteur, Richard Adler’s, summary of the session. A recap of the event is available here.
The public sessions of Tuesday, January 16, are available for viewing online: