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Inspiring Conversations: Transforming Lives and Lives Transformed – The Myths and Terrible Truths of Human Trafficking

Human trafficking is a horrible reality in our world today. Our guest speakers this week have dedicated their lives and careers to addressing this issue, working alongside...

Inspiring Conversations: Transforming Lives and Lives Transformed – The American Justice System and the Future

During this session of Inspiring Conversations, we will discuss “The American Justice System and the Future" with Attorney General for the District of Columbia Karl Racine and...

Inspiring Conversations: Transforming Lives and Lives Transformed – Why Care? Crafting a Leadership Grounded in Truth and Empathy

Why care? It may seem inherent to health care, but that’s not always the case. To learn more, join us for Inspiring Conversations with Dr. Adrienne Boissy, Chief Experience...

Ten Years Hence 2021 – Fake News, Real Costs: How Disinformation and Deep Fakes Impact Business

In the wake of the Capitol riot and Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential election, many of us are aware of the threat that disinformation can pose to democracy. Less...

Ten Years Hence 2021 – Visual Investigations: Innovation in Storytelling

A picture’s worth a thousand words. So goes the old adage, which is as true in the disinformation sphere as it is in any other. Visuals are a uniquely powerful medium to convey...

Ten Years Hence 2021 – Disinformation and Democracy

As was evident from its interference in the 2016 presidential election, no country has done more to actively sow distrust and undermine faith in U.S. democracy than Russia. The...

Ten Years Hence 2021 – Automated Approaches to Detecting, Attributing, and Characterizing Falsified Media

The U.S. government’s Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency most often referred to by its acronym DARPA, was formed in response to the Soviet Union’s launching of Sputnik,...

Ten Years Hence 2021 – Making America Competitive Again in the Information Space

During the dark days of the height of the Cold War, when the free flow of information was a rare and precious commodity for those behind the Iron Curtain, the selling point of...

Ten Years Hence 2021 – Trust and Truth in the Age of Deep Fakes

By now, many of us are familiar with the problem of “deep fake” images and videos, inauthentic creations designed to look like the real thing used for a variety of purposes,...

Ten Years Hence 2021 – Disinformation, China, and Beijing’s Broader Global Media Influence

When people think of foreign disinformation campaigns, the textbook example that comes to mind is usually that of social media accounts run out of government-sponsored troll farms...

Ten Years Hence 2021 – The End of Privacy: How Intimacy Became Data and How to Stop It

From time immemorial, privacy has been an important, necessary condition for human development. The ability to experiment with who we are, explore our innermost thoughts and...

TEC Talks: Misinformation and Disinformation – How Social Media’s Obsession with Scale Supercharged Disinformation

Conspiracy theories and other false claims have always been part of our discourse, even (and perhaps especially) our politics. But modern technologies seem to have changed the...