Tomáš Kriššák

Project Coordinator, Open Society Foundation in Bratislava

Tomáš Kriššák – project coordinator from Open Society foundation in Bratislava. Studied political Science on Matej Bel university in Banská Bystrica with specialisation on internet and social media impact politics, elections and political systems. He is one of the core members of #somtu initiative that focuses on tackling hate speech online, he is also a founder of Confident Slovakia, patriotic initiative that helps to create immunity among young people against toxic nationalism. He is currently working on project HOPE. Think-thank that merged all relevant Slovak initiatives that focus on the increase of the overall quality of digital info-sphere. As well as promoting democracy and liberal values where active civil society helps tackle all kinds of contemporary hybrid threats.