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Agenda

TUESDAY 25 OCTOBER

17:00: Welcome by Süddeutsche Zeitung and GEN

 

17:10: The latest developments of the Google News Lab Toolkit

Presentation by Isa Sonnenfeld

 

18:00: Panama Papers And Beyond: On Investigations With Leaked Data

Discussion with Frederik Obermaier

 

18:45: Tech tools for the next investigations

Presentation by Friedrich Lindenberg

 

19:30: Leaving for dinner at a Munich beer hall

 

 

WEDNESDAY 26 OCTOBER

9:00: Welcome by Stefan Plöchinger

 

9:15:Presentation of the GEN Editors Lab programme rules

 

9:30: Speed Geeking

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

 

11:30: Interview of Edward Snowden by Dan Gillmor

 

12:00: Let the hacking begin

 

13:00: Lunch

 

17:30 : Mini pitch session

The teams will have one minute to:

  • Describe the problem they are trying to solve
  • Describe their target audience
  • Announce in one sentence what they are going to prototype

 

19:00: Pizzas



 

THURSDAY 27 OCTOBER

9:00: Final hacking sprint

 

13:00: Lunch

 

15:45: Project submission deadline

 

16:00: Pitch session

The participants will have four minutes to pitch their projects and one minute for questions from the jury

 

17:30: Cocktail, jury deliberates

 

17:50: Winners announced

 

18:00: End of the event