using<br />What do journalistsneed to knowaboutmakingmaps<br />Guestlecture, Fontys School forJournalism<br />October 12th...
N E W !<br />Thank youNonie<br />
The field of Geography has expanded with the technology of Geographic Information Systems (GIS). Locational maps, voter ma...
G R E A T <br />S T O R Y  T E L L I N G<br />E S S E N T I A L  S K I L L S<br />T H E  B E S T <br />O F   T I M E S<br ...
In your home theater starting December 6<br />
G R E A T <br />S T O R Y  T E L L I N G<br />T R E M E N D O U S<br />R E S E A R C H<br />
G R E A T <br />S T O R Y  T E L L I N G<br />E S S E N T I A L  S K I L L S<br />T H E  B E S T <br />O F   T I M E S<br ...
G R E A T <br />S T O R Y  T E L L I N G<br />E S S E N T I A L  S K I L L S<br />T H E  B E S T <br />O F   T I M E S<br ...
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5 minutes<br />
20 minutes<br />
30 minutes<br />
As eternalstudents,We all are on a need to know basis!<br />..not..<br />
Need to know<br />Maps are easy to make<br />Mapstell the truth<br />Mapstell a story<br />
Need to know<br />Maps are easy to make*<br />Mapstell the truth<br />Mapstell a story<br />*Combining data & technology &...
Need to know<br />Maps are easy to make<br />Mapstell the truth *<br />Mapstell a story<br />*Maps are models of reality<b...
Need to know<br />Maps are easy to make<br />Mapstell the truth<br />Mapstell a story *<br />Not all maps discover a story...
C H A L L E N G E S<br />Go (way) beyond pins on a map<br />The status quo<br />Map the un-mappeble! <br />
Howit’s made<br />Thinking, research, reading. Recalling lessons from my high school journalism teacher<br />Conversations...
A few great links<br />FollowJeff Jarvis, Nicholas Carr, Clay Shirky<br />Open Data Journalism, J. Gray. <br />JoinInfogra...
What do journalistsneed to knowaboutmakingmaps<br />@jwvaneck<br />using<br />Fontys School forJournalism<br />Tilburg, Oc...
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  • Kind of inspiredby (the design) of http://www.slideshare.net/JSchox/what-do-startups-need-to-know-about-patent-lawFrommyperspective….
  • More info:http://weblogs.vpro.nl/nederlandvanboven/files/2011/01/nederland-van-boven-reader-v4high.pdf
  • Esri goingfrommaps to apps
  • For instancethisone. Basedon open data. A free service thougharcrgis.com
  • One step further:severaldatasourcescombinedwith data fromArcGIS.com. 20 minutes of work
  • Beingsynicalhere.. This is whatyou NEED to know
  • I readthatsomewhere,but do norecallwhere…
  • What Journalists Need To Know About Making Maps

    1. 1. using<br />What do journalistsneed to knowaboutmakingmaps<br />Guestlecture, Fontys School forJournalism<br />October 12th, 2011<br />
    2. 2. N E W !<br />Thank youNonie<br />
    3. 3. The field of Geography has expanded with the technology of Geographic Information Systems (GIS). Locational maps, voter mapping, traffic, and weather maps are examples we regularly see on TV.<br />Rebecca ZawadiwskyonLinkedIn<br />
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    5. 5. G R E A T <br />S T O R Y T E L L I N G<br />E S S E N T I A L S K I L L S<br />T H E B E S T <br />O F T I M E S<br />F O R D A T A J O UR N A L I S T S <br />
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    11. 11. In your home theater starting December 6<br />
    12. 12. G R E A T <br />S T O R Y T E L L I N G<br />T R E M E N D O U S<br />R E S E A R C H<br />
    13. 13. G R E A T <br />S T O R Y T E L L I N G<br />E S S E N T I A L S K I L L S<br />T H E B E S T <br />O F T I M E S<br />F O R D A T A J O UR N A L I S T S <br />
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    21. 21. G R E A T <br />S T O R Y T E L L I N G<br />E S S E N T I A L S K I L L S<br />T H E B E S T <br />O F T I M E S<br />F O R D A T A J O UR N A L I S T S <br />
    22. 22. G E T<br />G E O G R A P H YD E S I G N<br />S T O R Y<br />G E T<br />T O O L S M E T H O D S<br />(G E O) D A T A<br />G E T<br />E N G A G E M E N T(S O C I A L) N E T W O R K S<br />
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    24. 24. 5 minutes<br />
    25. 25. 20 minutes<br />
    26. 26. 30 minutes<br />
    27. 27. As eternalstudents,We all are on a need to know basis!<br />..not..<br />
    28. 28. Need to know<br />Maps are easy to make<br />Mapstell the truth<br />Mapstell a story<br />
    29. 29. Need to know<br />Maps are easy to make*<br />Mapstell the truth<br />Mapstell a story<br />*Combining data & technology & method<br />canbequite a challenge<br />
    30. 30. Need to know<br />Maps are easy to make<br />Mapstell the truth *<br />Mapstell a story<br />*Maps are models of reality<br />Treatthemthatway<br />Theytellatruth<br />
    31. 31. Need to know<br />Maps are easy to make<br />Mapstell the truth<br />Mapstell a story *<br />Not all maps discover a story <br />(butgreatmaps do tellgreatstories!)<br />
    32. 32. C H A L L E N G E S<br />Go (way) beyond pins on a map<br />The status quo<br />Map the un-mappeble! <br />
    33. 33. Howit’s made<br />Thinking, research, reading. Recalling lessons from my high school journalism teacher<br />Conversations with Esri colleagues and journalists<br />Tools: paper, Mindjet, PowerPoint, Slideshare, LinkedIn, Wordpress, Twitter<br />Input from the LinkedIn universe<br />
    34. 34. A few great links<br />FollowJeff Jarvis, Nicholas Carr, Clay Shirky<br />Open Data Journalism, J. Gray. <br />JoinInfographics 2012, Zeist, Nederland.<br />Keep aneyeonNICAR<br />And do read a complete and realbookeverynow and then (do joinAnobii)<br />
    35. 35. What do journalistsneed to knowaboutmakingmaps<br />@jwvaneck<br />using<br />Fontys School forJournalism<br />Tilburg, October 12th, 2011<br />

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