Neural Networks and Automated Content Synthesis (Image-Video-Sound) — Implications for Journalism

Nicholas Diakopoulos

Neural network technology is rapidly advancing in its ability to synthesize new content, whether that be videos, images, audio or text, that is at times almost indistinguishable from human-authored content. This talk will provide an overview of state-of-the-art technical capabilities, followed by a discussion of ethical and practical implications for journalism.

Sara Pedersen Stene