Events

17 Symposium ALIMS 2022

21-22 October 2022
Belgrade, Serbia
Two of IRIS Academic’s founding partners, Prof Fabiana Zollo (Ca’ Foscari) and Dr Rachael Piltch-Loeb (Harvard), will be giving a lecture about their collaborative work on disinformation in health and vaccination at the 17th Symposium ALIMS 2022, Serbia.

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Internet Festival 2022 #IF2022

6-9 October, 2022
Pisa, Italy (in person only)

Prof Walter Quattrociocchi will take part in what promises to be a lively panel discussion “Infodemic – The virus of disinformation” at Italy’s largest annual event dedicated to the exploration of the Internet and digital innovation.

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Rumours, myths & misinformation

23 September, 2022
Singapore @ National University of Singapore (recording now available)

Prof Heidi Larson will present as the guest speaker to discuss how misinformation, myths and rumours proliferate and linger within society.

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ECDC Workshop on Risk Communication

13-14 September, 2022
Stockholm, Sweden @ECDC

Dr Elena Savoia will be leading sessions on how public health agencies can improve their #communication capacities in this two-day event with ECDC and the EU Initiative on Health Security.

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How to counter misinformation using psychology

14 July 2022, Open seminar (Online) (Recording now available)

Organised by the #WebImmunization project, Dr Jon Roozenbeek from the Cambridge Social Decision-Making Lab, will be the guest speaker talking about ongoing research and the development of strategic interventions.

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Fighting misinformation online 2022: Ideas exchange

28 June 2022
Prague / Online (Hybrid) (Recording now available)

This event is hosted by Google, YouTube, the European University Institute, and the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation. It aims to continue the debate, and solutions focus, around tackling mis- and disinformation. Dr Jon Roozenbeek will will present as part of a panel to address the question: “Is prebunking the vital tool we all need to tackle misinformation?”

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Global Health Security 2022

28 June – 1 July 2022
Singapore

The program will bring together leading researchers, policy makers and world leaders – you can follow its development @GHS_Conf #GHS2022

Dr Elena Savoia, Asst Prof Fabiana Zollo, Dr Marco Delmastro & Dr Rachael Piltch-Loeb will be leading workshops and panel discussions.

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Addressing conspiracy theories through education – International symposium

27 June 2022
Brussels, Belgium

International Symposium (Recording now available)

Founding IRIS Academic researchers at the Cambridge University Social Decision-Making Lab, together with UNESCO, the European Jewish Congress and other partners are leading this international symposium. The morning session will be available via livestream on UNESCO social media channels.

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