ICFJ hosts webinar on misinformation [Worldwide]

Posted on Feb 21, 2019 in Fact-Checking and Verification

Journalists and others interested in fighting misinformation are invited to attend this free webinar.

The International Center for Journalists (ICFJ) will host the Facebook Live: Battling Misinformation in Brazil at 2:30 p.m. EST on Feb. 28. 

ICFJ fellows will discuss the strategies and technologies they have developed to combat misinformation worldwide.

The fellows are Pedro Burgos, creator of groundbreaking technologies for checking facts and tracking impact, Sergio Spagnuolo, pioneer of techniques to boost news consumption on chat apps, and Janine Warner, co-founder of SembraMedia, an organization that supports news startups in Latin America.

The webinar will be streamed via Facebook Live on the ICFJ Facebook page.