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EIJC & Dataharvest is an annual, four-day conference, organised by Journalismfund.eu, which brings together journalism heavyweights, data specialists and coding whiz-kids to exchange skills and story ideas. EIJC18 & Dataharvest will take place on Thursday 24, Friday 25, Saturday 26 and Sunday morning 27 May 2018. Like last year, place to be is the charming city of Mechelen, 20 minutes outside of Brussels and very easily accessible! Address is Zandpoortvest 60, 2800 Mechelen at Thomas More University College - Campus De Vest. 

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Journalismfund.eu vzw is an independent non-profit organisation under Belgian law that aims to promote quality in-depth and cross-border journalism by giving working grants to journalists, by providing networking opportunities and by organising training sessions.
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Saturday, May 26 • 1:00pm - 2:15pm
Crowdsourcing on the go - the Journalism++ Task Force Project

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Complex investigations require tedious data-wrangling work that could be best solved by a distributed team, or even by the general public. Taskforce is a new tool designed to simplify crowdsourcing efforts, made specifically for journalistic investigations. It's aimed at involving your newsroom or your readership in this effort, with a user-friendly messaging-based interface that anyone can easily get into. In this workshop, we'll go through this tool, try it out, and find ways in which it could help your own investigations.

Speakers
avatar for Ricardo Lafuente

Ricardo Lafuente

Editor & Data Architect, J++
Designer with a passion for code, data, civic tech and free/open source software.Interested in information design, crowdsourcing tools, novel uses of messaging and Python everything.


Saturday May 26, 2018 1:00pm - 2:15pm CEST
C125

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