Jeff Yates

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Jeff Yates ,

Jeff Yates is a journalist with Radio-Canada's Décrypteurs. He has been covering online harms, such as disinformation, scams and extremism, since 2014.

Keynote: Scams: a generative AI use case

Talks will be streamed on YouTube and Twitch for free.

There is alot of hype (and alot of anxiety) surrounding publicly available generative AI tools, such as ChatGPT, Midjourney and Stable Diffusion. Whether these tools will replace jobs or cause a disinformation meltdown, one thing is certain: they are already optimised for scams. We'll look at a few pratical implications and go over one specific case study.