L'Espresso Editors Lab
On 24-25 February, GEN and Gruppo L'Espresso, with the support of the Google News Lab, will gather some of the best Italian media innovators in Rome for an Editors Lab focused on crisis and disaster reporting. With increased seismic activity in the region, this hackathon will mark the six-month anniversary of the August 2016 Central Italy earthquake.
Dublin Editors Lab
Süddeutsche Editors Lab
On 25-27 October 2016, Süddeutsche Zeitung and GEN will gather some of the best German, Austrian and Swiss media innovators in Munich to develop innovative news prototypes. The theme is: "New Approaches to Investigative Journalism".
There will be an exclusive virtual discussion with Edward Snowden on 26 October at 11:30am CEST during the Süddeutsche Zeitung Editors Lab. The interview will be led by Dan Gillmor. The event will be streamed live here.
Público Editors Lab
On 7-8 October 2016, the Global Editors Network (GEN), Público and APImprensa, with the support of the Google News Lab, gathered the best Portuguese media innovators at Pixels Camp in Lisbon to develop innovative journalism prototypes. The challenge for the participants was to find: "new ways to hold political powers accountable for its actions and promises".
Philippines Editors Lab
On 7-8 July 2016, Rappler and GEN, with the support of Google gathered some of the best Filipino media innovators in Manila to develop innovative news prototypes. The theme was "Crisis Reporting in the Philippines".