Speaker BIO

Dr Bildziukiewicz is a strategic communications and disinformation expert. Since 2018 she has been part of the EU East StratCom Task Force, of which she became the head in May 2021. The task force, based in the European External Action Service, runs the EUvsDisinfo project – the European Union’s flagship initiative that monitors, responds to, and raises public awareness about pro-Kremlin disinformation. Dr Bildziukiewicz is also engaged in EU strategic communications in the Eastern Neighbourhood. Before she started to explore the dark side of words and messages, she was a career diplomat, spokesperson of the Polish Permanent Representation to the EU, journalist, and analyst. Dr Bildziukiewicz holds a PhD in political science.