School of Transnational Governance

Madeleine de Cock Buning

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Teaching:

  • Digitalisation

Madeleine de Cock Buning is part-time Professor at the School of Transnational Governance since June 2018. In this role, she leads the work in the area of Digital Politics, Economy and Societies. She is also chair of the advisory board of the European Digital Media Observatory (EDMO), an STG-led project about online disinformation funded by the European Commission.

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. Professor de Cock Buning is appointed professor at the Faculty of Law, Economy and Governance (UU) with a chair in Copyright Law and Media and Communication Law. She is chair of the Advisory Committee on Copyright to the Dutch Ministry of Security and Justice.

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