Moderating Content on Online Platforms. What Would You Do?

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Online platforms delete comments, terminate accounts, and impose transparency requirements. They look at issues of legality, politics, safety, and obscenity when taking these steps. While these actions may appear arbitrary they are often based on complex systems of content moderation. This panel illuminates the challenges of creating and dispassionately enforcing these content moderation systems through a discussion by experts and then asking the audience to engage in their own mock content moderation decisions.

Short Description


Panel covers the challenges of creating and enforcing content moderation through a discussion by experts and audience interaction.

Panel Hashtag


#igfusaPlatforms

Keyword Hashtags


-#Platforms
-#Moderation


Moderator

Ashkhen Kazaryan

Panelists

Carl Szabo
Shannon Leong
Jessica Leinwand