Assistive AI Tools for Analysing False Content, Disinformation Flows, and Online Influence Campaigns

Publication Type:

Conference Paper


DIGILIENCE 2019, Sofia, Bulgaria (2019)


Prof. Bontcheva demonstrates how advanced digital technologies can facilitate the detection and analysis of false information by:

  • Automatically monitoring multiple social platforms
  • Detectin fast-spreading content - candidate for verification
  • Gathering evidence about source trustworthiness
  • Helping verify images and videos
  • Flagging suspicious claims and textual content
  • Helping analyse the target recipients and disinformation spread
  • Providing a shared repository of already debunked content
  • Measuring the impact of debunking strategies

This paper was included in the program of DIGILIENCE 2019 and will be published in the post-conference volume.