"Combatting Extremist Content on the Web" at the 9/11 Memorial Museum

"Combatting Extremist Content on the Web" at the 9/11 Memorial Museum

Hany Farid and Vidhya Ramalingam will speak at the 9/11 Memorial Museum.

How can technology be used to stop ISIS and other violent extremist groups from weaponizing the internet? Tonight at the 9/11 Memorial Museum in a special program, two experts will tackle this question and the different responses needed to counter this threat.

Hany Farid, Dartmouth computer science professor and senior advisor to the Counter Extremism Project, and Vidhya Ramalingam, founder of Moonshot CVE, a startup specializing in countering violent extremism, will talk with Cliff Chanin, executive vice president and deputy director for museum programs at the 9/11 Memorial & Museum.

Noah Rauch, senior vice president of education and public programs at the 9/11 Memorial & Museum, will introduce the program, and an audience Q&A will follow.

Tickets for this event can be reserved here. This discussion, which will run from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in the Museum auditorium, will be livestreamed at www.911memorial.org/live.

By 9/11 Memorial Staff