Poynter Institute Webinar Series for Journalists

The VAB is partnering with other state broadcasters associations to bring local journalists four insightful webinars led by Al Tompkins of the Poynter Institute:

January 4th at 12:00PM Eastern
Fighting Fakes and Truth Decay
Register at https://michiganassociationofbroadcasters.growthzoneapp.com/ap/Events/Register/gLWBM7AP?mode=Attendee

  • Where does information come from and who is behind it?
  • Why do people spread disinformation?
  • How can you detect fake photos?
  • What is metadata and what will it tell you?
  • What does every journalist need to understand about algorithms?
  • See the newest tools fakers use to alter video and audio.
  • How to use polysearch tools to get to the root of an images’ origin

Watch “Powerful Storytelling Part 1” from October 21st

Watch “Powerful Storytelling Part 2” from November 4th

Watch “Battling Bias” from December 8th