TEC Talks: Misinformation and Disinformation

TEC Talks: Misinformation and Disinformation

Conspiracy theories and other false claims have always been part of our discourse, even (and perhaps especially) our politics. Modern technologies seem to have changed the scale of the problem. This series focuses on the role of technology in promoting mis- and disinformation, and how we can respond.

Featured Speakers:

  • Joan Donovan, Research Director of the Shorenstein Center on Media, Politics and Public Policy, Harvard University
  • Roger McNamee, Author of Zucked 
  • Ifeoma Ozoma, Founder and Principal, Earthseed
  • Danielle Citron, Professor of Law, University of Virginia School of Law
  • Yael Eisenstat, Formerly CIA, Facebook , NA
  • Siva Vaidhyanathan, Professor, University of Virginia
  • Ryan Calo, Lane Powell & D. Wayne Gittinger Endowed Professorship; Professor of Law, University of Washington
  • Mutale Nkonde, 2020-2021 Fellow , Notre Dame Institute for Advanced Study
  • David Magerman: Differential VC
  • Julie Owono, Executive Director; Member of the Facebook Oversight Board, Internet Sans Frontieres
  • Clint Smith, Chief Legal Officer, Discord

To join TEC Talks and be informed when there are new events, register here:
Register

Series Description

View Page
Format Length Title Speaker
Article 1 minute Meet the Speaker
Article 1 minute Elizabeth M. Renieris
Article 1 minute Mark McKenna '97
Video minutes View the Event
View Page
Format Length Title Speaker
Article 1 minute Ifeoma Ozoma
Article 1 minute Roger McNamee
Article 1 minute Elizabeth M. Renieris (Moderator)
Article 1 minute Mark McKenna '97 (Co-Moderator)
Video minutes View the Event
Article Additional Resources
View Page
Format Length Title Speaker
Article 1 minute Danielle Citron
Article 1 minute Yaël Eisenstat
Article 1 minute Mark McKenna '97 (Co-Moderator)
Article 1 minute Elizabeth M. Renieris (Co-Moderator)
Video minutes View the Event
View Page
Format Length Title Speaker
Article 1 minute Siva Vaidhyanathan
Article 1 minute Mark McKenna '97 (Moderator)
Video 60 minutes Live Event
View Page
Format Length Title Speaker
Article 1 minute Ryan Calo
Article 1 minute Mutale Nkonde
Article 1 minute Mark McKenna '97 (Moderator)
Article 1 minute Elizabeth M. Renieris (Co-Moderator)
Video minutes View the Event
View Page
Format Length Title Speaker
Article 1 minute David Magerman
Article 1 minute Jillian C. York
Article 1 minute Elizabeth M. Renieris (Moderator)
Video minutes View the Event
View Page
Format Length Title Speaker
Article Julie Owono
Article Clint Smith
Article Elizabeth M. Renieris (Moderator)
Video minutes View the Event