Mit Media Lab

MisinfoCon: A Summit and Creative Studio on Misinformation

Talks February 24, 2017

The Nieman Foundation kicked off the MisinfoCon conference on Feb. 24, 2017, with a series of lightning talks exploring the psychology of misinformation and strategies to strengthen the trustworthiness of information across the entire news ecosystem. When does misinformation matter? Emily Thorson … Read more

The Arab Spring, one year later

Talks February 22, 2012

Wadah Khanfar, former director general of the Al Jazeera network and current president of the Sharq Forum, will speak at the MIT Media Lab on February 24 to discuss the impact of last year’s Arab Spring on democracy in the Middle East. Read more