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APA - FJUM Editors Lab

Schedule

Wednesday 29 October

 

9:00 a.m. : Welcome

Location : APA, Laimgrubengasse 10, 1060, Wien

  • Welcoming of participants by APA, FJUM and Global Editors Network
  • Presentation of the GEN Editors Lab programme rules

9:15 a.m. : Speed Geeking

The participating teams have 3 minutes to present to each other the most innovative project released by their newsrooms in the last months 

10:30 a.m. : Google Workshop

11:00 a.m. : The participants start hacking

1:30 p.m. : Workshop given by Peter Parycek, Head of Center for E-Governance

5:00 p.m. : Mini pitch session

The teams will have 1 minute to : 

  • Announce the title of their projects
  • Explain what is the problem they want to solve with their project 
  • Explain how they are going to solve it 

7:00 p.m. : Cocktails at APA

The venue will be open until 9:00 p.m. 

 

 

Thursday 30 October

 

9:00 a.m. : Final Hacking sprint

5:00 p.m. : Project submission deadline

6:00 p.m. : Awards Ceremony

Location : Presseclub Concordia, Bankgasse 6, 1010 Wien

  • Keynote given by Ludovic Blecher, Director of the Digital Innovation Press Fund Google & AIPG
  • Pitch session : the participants will have 5 minutes to pitch their projects
  • Awards Ceremony
  • Cocktails