ICT 2018: Imagine Digital – Connect Europe, Vienna, Austria | 7th Dezember 2018

PRESS RELEASE: Lie Detectors wins European Digital Skills Award

Lie Detectors Founder and CEO Juliane von Reppert-Bismarck accepted the award from European Schoolnet Executive Director Marc Durando and European Digital Economy and Society Commissioner Mariya Gabriel

Awards : Digital Skills EU | 26th November 2018

Lie Detectors shortlisted for Digital Skills Awards 2018

Lie Detectors made it to the top 5 shortlisted projects in the Digital skills in education category of the European Digital Skills awards 2018 The European Commission launched the Awards to put the spotlight on projects which contribute to the development of digital skills in Europe. The finalists are invited to exhibit their project at the ICT 2018 conference in Vienna on 6 December 2018 in the presence of Commissioner for Digital Economy and Society Mariya Gabriel.


Artikel: Good Impact | 10th September 2018

Frühe Aufklärung gegen Fake News

Kinder kommen immer früher in Kontakt mit sozialen Medien und den darin verbreiteten Nachrichten. Um zu unterscheiden, was Tatsachen entspricht und was nicht, gibt es immer mehr Projekte, die Kinder in Sachen Medienkompetenz schulen. Lie Detectors ist eines davon und will mit Hilfe von Journalisten für mehr Aufklärung sorgen.

Jungen mit Smartphone, Fake News, Bildung, Aufklärung, Schule

Foto: Pixabay (CC0)

VIDEO: Leipzig Festival of Light | 12th Juni 2018

Excellent clip of this year’s Leipzig Festival of Light, commemorating the city’s role as a centre of dissidence under Communism. Lie Detectors founder Juliane von Reppert-Bismarck was lucky to be invited to speak before an audience of 15,000 about journalists‘ role in rebuilding trust in facts. Some soundbites from 01:55.

Podcast: AFP’s The Europeans |

Fake snus

The Europeans, the new political AFP podcast, interviewed Lie Detectors founder Juliane von Reppert-Bismarck about how to tackle fake news in classrooms, and about the efforts in this field by the European Commission’s High Level Expert Group on Fake News, of which Lie Detectors is a member. The Lie Detectors segment runs from 10:10 to 19:20.

The Atlantic |

Italy and the Rest of Europe Fight With “Fake News”

The Atlantic spoke with Lie Detectors for this great story on fake news, the Italian elections and the future of Europe.

Oped: Euractiv | 24th November 2017

The trouble with fighting fakes with facts

Europe’s fight against disinformation requires a trust in legitimate media, writes Juliane von Reppert-Bismarck.

King Baudouin Foundation US | 22nd Oktober 2017

Detecting fake news with Lie Detectors

M – Menschen Machen Medien | 16th Juni 2017

Schulprojekt: Mit Check gegen Fake-News

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All Digital Summit, Brussels, Belgium | 26th November 2018

All Digital Summit

Lie Detectors‘ team gave a lightning talk during the ALL DIGITAL Summit 2018 on how to break silos, build bridges and to boost trust in ethical journalism. The summit explored the significant role of digital skills to improve media literacy, addressing societal issues in a smart and inclusive way.


Evens Foundation, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina | 21st September 2017

Media Meets Literacy in Sarajevo

LIE DETECTORS was excited to present its concept at the Media Meets Literacy conference, which was opened by luminaries Evgeny Morozov and Megan Boler and included dozens of participants from around the world working in dynamic, creative ways to address the challenges of a changing media world.