Talk at Applause: Fighting Fake News with AI and Crowdsourcing at The Wall Street Journal

In this showcase session at Applause, the Wall Street Journal’s CTO & CPO, Rajiv Pant, will explain how the media organization is using advanced technologies to combat fake news. You’ll hear about ultra-realistic voice and video cloning technologies that will make you question the legitimacy of recordings. You’ll also hear how machine learning, artificial intelligence and the crowd are being deployed to defend against this threat and others.

(30 minute video at YouTube.)

Fastly’s Altitude Summit

Rajiv spoke at Fastly‘s Altitude 2016 Summit in San Francisco. #Altitude2016 was a full day conference featuring technical content and idea sharing about the edge, web performance and content delivery from industry experts. Rajiv spoke from his personal knowledge of a CTO’s role in getting, maintaining, and developing buy-in for infrastructure engineering projects from business stakeholders.

Here is a link to the slides.

Womensphere Summit 2014 – NYC

At the 2014 Womensphere Summit, in addition to opening remarks with Analisa Balares – CEO & Founder of Womensphere and fellow YGL, Rajiv spoke in theCareer Leadership & Organization Leadership: Navigating the Path to Executive Suite & Best Practices in Technology Management panel. Rajiv’s talk was geared towards championing the paths of women in tech leadership roles.

World Economic Forum Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2014

At the World Economic Forum’s Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2014  (“Summer Davos”) hosted in Tianjin, China  – Rajiv spoke at the sessions “The Challenge: Reinventing Media” and “Measuring Cyber Resilience“.  Rajiv also gave a talk titled “Applying Cognitive & Social Sciences to Leadership & Management” to fellow members of the World Economic Forums community of Young Global Leaders.

(September 7, 2014)