Poynter Webinar: Fighting Fakes and Truth Decay
Event Date: January 4, 2022
Event Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EDT

This webinar is part of a series presented by the Poynter Institute and made available through participating state broadcasters associations.

This session's topics will include:

  • Where does information come from and who is behind it?
  • Why do people spread disinformation?
  • How can you detect fake photos?
  • What is metadata and what will it tell you?
  • What does every journalist need to understand about algorithms?
  • See the newest tools fakers use to alter video and audio.
  • How to use polysearch tools to get to the root of an images’ origin