Vasily Gatov is a Russian media researcher and author based in Boston. His research interests include the technological effect on media development as an institution, the censorship and media effects, and media innovation, information war, crisis communications, digital propaganda and intelligence meddling in mass and social media.
Florian von Heintze is Deputy Editor-in-Chief of BILD, Europe’s bestselling newspaper. He is a senior print journalist with extensive experience in reporting, writing, editing, managing and marketing. He also serves on RAND Europe’s Council of Advisors.