5 November

8.30 a.m - 9.00 a.m: Registration and Breakfast

9.00 a.m - 10:30 a.m: Welcome

  • Welcoming by Czech TV General manager - Mr. Dvorak 
  • Welcoming by GEN 
  • Presentation of the GEN Editors Lab programme rules

10.30 a.m - 11.00 a.m: Coffee break

11.00 a.m: Workshops

  • Google News Lab workshop by Beata Biel
  • Česká televize workshop by Stepanka Sunkova
  • Open Society Foundation workshop about Migrations' data by Marie Heřmanová 
  • The Global Initiative against Transnational Organized Crime workshop by Adam Rodriques

12.25 a.m – 13.00 p.m: Brainstorming session

13.00 p.m:  Lunch break

2 pm:  Workshop given by Jacopo Ottaviani

2:45 pm: 15  teams brainstorming   and teams working 

4 pm: Coffee Break

6 pm: Mini pitch session

  • Teams will have 1 minute to
    • Announce the title of their projects
    • Explain what is the problem they want to solve with their project and how they are going to do it

7 pm: Finger food dinner


6 November

8.30 a.m - 9.00 a.m: Breakfast

9.00 a.m: How to pitch? workshop

10.30 a.m: Coffee break

1pm: Lunch break 

3.30 pm: Project Submission Deadline

The participants have to submit their projects on the GEN Community website

4pm - 8pm: Editors Lab Conference at Panorama Hotel. 

  • Opening of the conference by the Global Editors Network
  • Keynote: Google and the data-journalism
  • Pitch session: The teams have five minutes to present their projects
  • Young talents teams presentations on data journalism
  • Winners annoucement 
  • Cocktails