published: 2017-05-19 14:55:03
Cristina shows the impact of misinformation on the everyday life of people and present fact-checking, techniques that anyone can use to be sure that they’re not amplifying the reach of bad quality info.
This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at http://ted.com/tedx
Cristina was born in Belo Horizonte and grew up in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. She graduated and did her Masters on Journalism, and nowadays is concluding a MBA in Digital Marketing. Since november 2015 she has been the head of LUPA Agency, the first fact-checking agency in Brazil. In her curriculum as a reporter and editor, Cristina has accumulated journeys in O Globo and Folha de São Paulo newspapers, and also in the Piauí magazine. Cristina is also author of “A arte do descaso” (Ed. Intrínseca), a book in which she tells the story of the most famous case of art robbery in Brazil’s history.
This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at https://www.ted.com/tedx
Watch the original Sao Paulo Video here