We regularly participate in events and webinar to shed the light on our work and projects, together with partners, NGO, policy makers, journalists and other stakeholders tackling disinformation. Here are every details about our agenda, but also upcoming and past disinformation related events from our partners.


December 2023


Conversation “Elections everywhere all at once”

Join the DFRLab, Duco, and Anchor Change, on December 6th from 3:00-5:00 p.m. ET to discuss the landscape of international elections, how tech platforms are preparing for them, and what to expect over the next year.


OSINT Festival in Paris

The OSINT Festival will take place at the Gaîté Lyrique in Paris, co-hosted by OpenFacto and Après les Réseaux Sociaux.

February 2024


Media Literacy Matters, the European Digital and Media Literacy Conference

The conference is part of the European Digital and Media Literacy Conference week.


SANS OSINT Summit 2024

The Open-Source Intelligence (OSINT) Summit will bring together OSINT practitioners, investigators, and enthusiasts alike to share their OSINT techniques and tools.

March 2024


Psychological Inoculation Against Misinformation

Sander van der Linden, University of Cambridge

April 2024


International Journalism Festival

It's the biggest annual media event in Europe. The 2023 festival had 188 sessions and 539 speakers in the 5-day programme.

July 2024


2024 International Conference on Social Media & Society

#SMSociety is a biennial gathering of leading social media researchers from around the world. #SMSociety provides participants with opportunities to exchange ideas, present original research, learn about recent and ongoing studies, and network with peers. It will take place in London.

September 2024


DataFest Tbilisi 2024

The next edition of this festival will take place from the 19th to the 21st of September 2024 in Tbilisi, Georgia.

October 2024


EU DisinfoLab 2024 conference

Save the Date! EU DisinfoLab's 2024 Annual Conference is will be held in Riga, Latvia!


Eradicate Hate Global Summit 2024

It held its first conference in the Fall of 2021 during the COVID pandemic, and almost 100 speakers from around the globe attended. In 2024, the event will take place in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (USA), from October 21 to October 23, 2024.

About us

We empower the fight against disinformation. Check First is a software and methodologies company founded by a developer and two journalists. We focus on creating the best tools and practices for the peculiar job of countering and monitoring fakes and influence campaigns, and gain time in the process by fostering collaboration. Our best asset is the complementarity of our founding team, making us approach problems in a comprehensive and innovative way.

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