Will Artificial Intelligence Curb or Turbocharge Disinformation Online?

This symposium was hosted by CFR on November 14, 2018. "Will Artificial Intelligence Curb or Turbocharge Disinformation Online?" convened policymakers, business executives, and other opinion leaders for a candid analysis of artificial intelligence’s effect on democratic decision-making. 

Session I: Moderating Online Content with the Help of Artificial Intelligence

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Robyn Caplan, Tiffany Li, Sarah Roberts, and Joel T. Meyer examine AI’s role in moderating online content, and its effectiveness, particularly with respect to disinformation campaigns.

Session II: Deep Fakes and the Next Generation of Influence Operations

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Robert Chesney, Aviv Ovadya, Laura M. Rosenberger, and presider Guillermo S. Christensen identify guidelines tech companies can follow to limit their negative use and offer views on how governments should react to deep fakes, if at all. 

Session III: Keynote Session with Richard H. Ledgett Jr.

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Richard H. Ledgett Jr. discusses national security with presider Judy C. Woodruff. 

Joel Meyer, Robyn Caplan, Tiffany Li, and Sarah Roberts
Joel Meyer, Robyn Caplan, Tiffany Li, and Sarah Roberts
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Adam Segal gives opening remarks
Adam Segal gives opening remarks
Keynote speaker Richard H. Ledgett Jr.
Keynote speaker Richard H. Ledgett Jr.