Programme details

Pre-empting Online Hate Speech through AI

Tuesday 11:30am - 11:55am, (CITRENZ venue 2)

Internet has become part and parcel of life ever since the technological evolution of smart devices. The good side of social media and online platform includes crowd funding, reaching out to people and helping to locate loved ones in case of social calamities. On the other side, ease of access to online platforms enabled to publish dangerous content and hate speeches and social media created severe impact on social, psychological and mental wellbeing. This research aims at investigating the capability of Artificial Intelligence (AI) to pre-empt possible online hate speech in real-time.