On February 1st, 2024, at the Mindstone Sofia AI Meetup, Vladimir Petkov, CEO of Identrics, delivered a compelling presentation on leveraging AI to combat propaganda and hate speech. The event attracted over 130 attendees and served as a vibrant platform for discussing the intersection of technology and cognitive warfare.

As witnessed with global events lately, the digital landscape is as much a battlefield for minds lately as the physical world has been for territories once. Vladimir’s insights into the role of artificial intelligence (AI) in discerning truth from falsehood have never been more critical. In fact, they were not only timely but indicative of Identrics’ pioneering efforts in this crucial domain.

For those eager to learn more about Vladimir’s insights and the innovative strides Identrics is making in the fight against propaganda and hate speech, we have extracted key highlights from his speech below, offering a glimpse into the powerful solutions at our disposal.

Key highlights from the presentation

Harnessing AI to combat propaganda

Vladimir opened his talk with a profound insight into the nature of propaganda and disinformation, emphasising the urgent need for effective tools to counter their spread. 

Our CEO eloquently described how AI, particularly through the use of large language models (LLMs) and knowledge extraction techniques, offers untapped capabilities in identifying and mitigating the effects of false information

“The evolution from traditional warfare to cognitive warfare demands innovative responses. AI and large language models provide us with a powerful toolkit to detect and counteract propaganda and disinformation,” 

Vladimir Petkov, CEO at Identrics

By analysing vast datasets and recognising patterns of malicious content, AI solutions developed by Identrics are at the forefront of defending the digital landscape from cognitive warfare.

Driving technological innovations through collaborative initiatives

In his address, Vladimir Petkov shed light on Identrics’ unwavering commitment to the global fight against disinformation and propaganda. Without delving into the specifics protected by privacy considerations, he hinted at exciting new projects underway at Identrics.

These initiatives are set to fortify the technological foundations of the ecosystem, enhancing our collective ability to counteract the challenges posed by misinformation effectively.

Identrics is at the forefront of pioneering technological solutions that promise to revolutionise our approach to maintaining the integrity of online discourse. By harnessing the power of AI and collaborative ingenuity, we are developing tools that not only detect and analyse disinformation but also empower users to navigate the digital world with confidence.

For those intrigued by the prospects of these developments and eager to understand how technology is shaping the future of information integrity, we encourage you to visit the projects section of our website.

There, you will find deeper insights into our ongoing projects and the collaborative initiatives that underscore our technological contributions to this critical cause.

Engage deeper with us

At Identrics, our commitment lies in harnessing AI to safeguard society by creating technologies that prevent information misuse.

If you are interested in learning more about how our technology can assist your company in the battle against disinformation, we invite you to contact us.