“The information given up voluntarily in social media will be increasingly employed by actors of all types. In non-free jurisdictions, disinformation plants in social media will continue to rise in tactical utility to those jurisdictions’ aims. In free jurisdictions, social media will be a substantial component to the Clearance process and other selection processes. In all jurisdictions, social media’s contribution to mob psychology and polarization will continue apace.”
—Geer, Dan. “Closing Keynote.” SOURCE Boston. April 27, 2017.