21/4/2018 - 21/4/2018

Washington News Nerds (Spokane, USA)

 

A meetup for women journalists to practice data reporting, talk about the industry and learn from each other.

Sessions will include:

  • Using Census data for reporting, with Ryan Pitts, one of the creators of Census Reporter
  • Two blocks of data journalism training with different options based on prior experience, including introductory Excel, more advanced functions and a session on SQL databases
  • Lunchtime conversations about #MeToo and industry sexual harassment
  • An introduction to using mapping and geographic data for reporting, and how you can make ugly maps that will help you find stories

Cost

$20 for the full day. We're working on securing sponsorship for lunch on Saturday.

Find out more here.

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