Fact Scan (Round 3)

Romania Project type: prototype SC Blue Insight


Fact Scan is a project aiming to provide a solution for real-time fact-checking a variety of claims over a range of media such as written articles/news or broadcasting. 

The solution

We have recently seen a raising interest for fact checking political claims. Misinformation is considered one of the biggest challenges a democracy can face nowadays.Fact Scan will use a range of artificial intelligence techniques to handle language understanding, speech recognition in audio & video streams, text recognition in image content. The aim is to turn fact checking from a hard and slow process into an ubiquitous process, which can deliver fast and accurate results to a variety of claims.