Silvan Heller receives young talent award

young talent award for Silvan Heller

Dies academicus 2019 (Photo: University of Basel, Christian Flierl)

As part of this year's Dies academicus celebrations, Silvan Heller from the DBIS research group received the «Schwizerhüsli» young talent award. Every year the «Schwizerhüsli» student association awards an outstanding master's thesis. In the course of the verifier project Silvan Heller has worked on the scalable detection and analysis of Fake News on the Internet.