School of Transnational Governance

Madeleine de Cock Buning

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Teaching:

  • Digitalisation

Madeleine de Cock Buning is part-time Professor Digital Politics, Economy and Societies  at the School of Transnational Governance since June 2018. In this role she is chair of the advisory board of the European Digital Media Observatory (EDMO), an STG-led project about online disinformation funded by the European Commission. Madeleine is furthermore appointed professor at the Faculty of Law, Economy and Governance (UU) with a chair in Copyright Law and Media and Communication Law and Vice President Public Policy EMEA at Netflix.

Professor de Cock Buning was Chair of the European Commission’s High-Level Expert Group (HLEG) on fake news and disinformation, assigned to provide the commission with options on how to react to the dissemination of fake news both online and offline. In addition to her other experience, Professor de Cock Buning was Chair of the European Regulators Group for Audiovisual Media Services (ERGA) and was President of the Board of Commissioners at the Dutch Media Authority as well as chair of the Advisory Committee on Copyright to the Dutch Ministry of Security and Justice.

She was an Honorary Judge of the Court of Appeal in The Hague and was panellist of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO).