COVID Disinformation and the Global Infodemic

  • Thursday, Oct 15 – 10:30 AM – 10:50 AM ET (14:30 – 14:50 UTC)
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When the World Health Organization declared COVID-19 a pandemic, it also warned about a burgeoning infodemic: An exponential growth of COVID info, some of it wildly inaccurate, overwhelming the public's abilities to make informed decisions.

Join this Under the Hood look at the 75 case studies the Digital Forensic Research Lab has produced on COVID misinfo, conspiracies, scams and influence operations.

Speaker

Andy Carvin
Senior Fellow, DFRLab
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