Global Politics
In the Age of Computational Propaganda
6-7 May, 2021
Istanbul Bılgı Unıversıty

Conference Goals

The goal of the conference is to start a scholarly dialogue on how computational propaganda influences public opinion in Turkey and to share experiences from Russia, Iran, and the MENA region. Bringing together local activists, journalists & researchers with international experts, the conference will take place online between the 6th and 7th of May 2021. The conference program will cover the following topics:

  • Fake News & Fact-Checking Trolls,
  • Hate Speech & Online Harassment
  • Digital News Media & Disinformation Operations
  • Algorithms, Bots & Computational Propaganda’



Eski Silahtarağa Elektrik Santralı Kazım Karabekir Cad. No: 2/13 34060 Eyüp İstanbul