The Oversight Board was created to help Meta (formerly Facebook) answer some of the most difficult questions around freedom of expression online: what to take down, what to leave up and why? Following the theme of ‘Stakeholder Engagement in a Changing World’, Georgie Weedon, Head of Communications at Signal AI will discuss with Dex:
- how the role of PR leaders has evolved over the past 18 months
- how it might change going forward
- how to communicate effectively with various stakeholder groups.
Dex Hunter-Torricke, Head of Communications, The Oversight Board
With more than a decade working at the heart of the technology industry, Dex Hunter- Torricke has managed communications for some of the most-influential and admired Silicon Valley leaders and corporations of our day. From 2012-2016, he led the executive communications team at Facebook and served as personal speechwriter for Mark Zuckerberg. He then went on to join SpaceX as senior director of communications. He is currently head of communications for the Oversight Board, the independent body that will be making decisions on Meta (Formerly Facebook and Instagram’s) most challenging content issues.