Deep Fakes, Media and Misinformation

Truth From Fiction

2021 Future+ Summit of the Future

Truth From Fiction: Deep Fakes, Media and Misinformation

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Future+ Summit of the Future Talk Series

Truth From Fiction: Deep Fakes, Media and Misinformation

How can we navigate a world of disinformation and misinformation? Who is telling the truth and how is it affecting our culture and media?

Join journalist, broadcaster and media entrepreneur Áine Kerr and special guests from industry and media, including Renée DiResta from the Stanford Internet Observatory, Jess Majekodunmi, Accenture’s Human Sciences Studio Director, Francesca Panetta Digital Artist, Documentary Maker & Journalist and Dr. Ruth Freeman, Director of Science for Society at SFI, as they seek out the signal from the noise.

Áine Kerr is Co-Founder and COO of Kinzen; a technology company building products to help connect people with quality news and information. Previously, Áine led global journalism partnerships at Facebook, overseeing a team in New York focused on building products for journalists and improving news literacy for news consumers. She was instrumental in helping to create and execute on the Facebook Journalism Project and led the creation of the News Integrity Initiative (NII).

This event was in partnership with the U.S. Embassy in Ireland

Supported by Accenture’s The Dock, this event took place as part of our 2021 Future+ Summit of the Future virtual talk series where we bring together exciting new voices from the worlds of science, arts, design & technology. Meet the people inventing and designing the future of how we live, work, and play.  

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