This is an introduction to the opportunities and challenges presented by Artificial Intelligence (AI) technologies such as automation and machine learning for journalism. It is based on the Polis/LSE Journalism AI global survey and its training and innovation work with newsrooms around the world. It will look at how to adapt to AI and the ways it could change the news industry in the future.
Charlie Beckett is a former journalist and the founding director of Polis, the LSE’s international journalism think-tank. He is a professor in the Department of Media and Communications.
This webinar is part of the PAgES webinar series on Cross-Series Cross-Media Journalisms in the digital age.