IRIS Academic Research Group

A research group dedicated to understanding infodemics and promoting healthy information ecosystems led by some of the world’s leading academic institutions

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EU strategy: Media Literacy for Democracy

20 January, 2023
Online (Free tickets)
Taking place as part of the EU strategy for media literacy, Marco Delmastro, a social scientist supporting IRIS Academic’s infodemic research pillar, will join European panellists to discuss the phenomena of mis- and disinformation and the threat they pose to European democracy and well-being.

Digital Age – What does data tell us?

14 December 2022
Bologna, Italy (Italian only)
In association with museum CUBO, Prof Walter Quattrociocchi talks about what data can tell us in conversation with a live public audience – recording now available.

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The IRIS Academic Research Group has a vision to bring methodological innovation in the space of health misinformation and jointly develop solutions, best-practice and international standards that will help to build vaccine confidence and address misinformation.
Director of The Vaccine Confidence Project, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine