Mirko Lorenz - Data Journalism Event
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×
 

Mirko Lorenz - Data Journalism Event

on

  • 655 views

Given as part of the panel discussion as part of Newsroom 360 data journalism event

Given as part of the panel discussion as part of Newsroom 360 data journalism event

Statistics

Views

Total Views
655
Views on SlideShare
572
Embed Views
83

Actions

Likes
2
Downloads
9
Comments
0

1 Embed 83

http://www.newsroom360.co.uk 83

Accessibility

Categories

Upload Details

Uploaded via as Adobe PDF

Usage Rights

© All Rights Reserved

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Processing…
Post Comment
Edit your comment

Mirko Lorenz - Data Journalism Event Mirko Lorenz - Data Journalism Event Presentation Transcript

  • NEWS 360 DATA DAYENGAGING THE DATAMINDSETLONDON, SEPTEMBER 19/2012MIRKO LORENZDEUTSCHE WELLE INNOVATION PROJECTS
  • MIRKO LORENZJOURNALIST/INFORMATION ARCHITECTFOCUS ON TRAININGJOURNALISTS AND DEVELOPINGNEWSROOM DATA TOOLS
  • NEXT 1O MINUTES1. OPEN DATA & OPEN SOURCE2. STEPPING STONES: DATA TOOLS3. KEY QUESTION: WHAT DO USERS WANT?4. KEY CHALLENGE: CHANGING NEWSROOMS5. OUTLOOK: OPPORTUNITY FOR JOURNALISTS View slide
  • 1. OPEN DATA & OPEN SOURCE -LIKE SWITCHING FROMSCREWDRIVER TOPOWER-DRILL View slide
  • MANY USES FOR (OPEN) DATA Wordle from Open Data Conference in Kanada. Some rights reserved by susannelong
  • „GOVERNMENT IS A WEBSITE“ Source: OKF/CKAN
  • "I have said it before, and I say it again: yes to opendata! I want to see more citizens and businessesmaking use of more open – machine readable –data." - Neelie Kroes
  • STEPPING STONES:DATA TOOLS OUT THERE
  • STEPPING STONES selection.datavisualization.ch
  • OPEN SOURCE DATA VAULT
  • OPEN SOURCE DATA HUB Source: OKF/CKAN
  • OPEN SOURCE DATA VISUALIZATION
  • IN SHORT:FINDING, STORING, FILTERING,ANALYSING AND VISUALIZINGDATA IS IN REACH OF EVERYNEWSROOM NOW
  • 3. KEY QUESTION:WHAT DO USERS WANT?
  • To be truthful and revealing, data graphics mustbear on the question at the heart of quantitativethinking: “Compared to what?Source = Edward Tufte, The Visual Display of Quantitative Information
  • PUT NUMBERS INTO CONTEXT Source: David McCandless, Information is Beautiful
  • Source: David McCandless, Information is Beautiful
  • USERS WILL WANT CLEAR ANSWERS AND TRUSTABLE INFORMATION _Source: Visual.ly, 2011
  • IN SHORT:DATA-DRIVEN JOURNALISMOPENS A DOOR TO SWITCHFROM ATTENTION TO TRUST
  • 4. KEY CHALLENGE:CHANGING THE NEWSROOM
  • DATA-JOURNALISM IS A PROCESS DEF: DATA-DRIVEN JOURNALISM = WORKFLOW
  • THREE LEVELS OF APPLICATION Data Data Data Stories Specials Apps Time Hours Days Weeks neededKnow-How Low High Experts Google Tool Excel Coding Refine Months or Lifespan Day or Week Months Years
  • 5. OUTLOOK:OPPORTUNITY FOR JOURNALISTS
  • 5. OUTLOOK:OPPORTUNITY FOR JOURNALISTS
  • BUT: MIND THE GAPTIME NEEDED TO BUILT KNOW-HOW AND PROFICIENCY -QUALITY OF SOURCES, DATALITERACY, AGILE DEVELOPMENT
  • Quelle: Alan McLean, NYT//Amsterdam, 2010
  • THANK YOU.