“The Problem of Lies in News & the AI Solution”

Jun 21, 2017
The meet-up “The Problem of Lies in News & the AI Solution” gathered Ukrainian Machine Learning, NLP and AI specialists in Ring Labs R&D center. Ukrainian media representatives who work with facts verification joined as well. Diane Francis, the American-Canadian journalist, Author, Professor, Entrepreneur, expert on Silicon Valley and future technology, Ideological inspirer of the Verified project and Vsevolod Dyomkin, Researcher, Independent Developer and expert in NLP, held the presentation of the Verified project - automated fact checking service. They reviewed the situation in the world of mass information and the phenomenon of "fake news", as well as the possible computational approaches to claim verification and fake news detection, the existing / required tools and datasets.