The Editors Lab will be held at NUMA Bengaluru: Cobalt Building, 46/1, Church Street, Shanthala Nagar, Ashok Nagar, Shanthala Nagar, Ashok Nagar, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560001
Please note schedule is subject to change.
FRIDAY 14 APRIL
8:30: Registration, coffee & breakfast
9:00-9:30: Welcome to the Bengaluru Editors Lab
- Presentation of the GEN Editors Lab programme rules.
9:30-10:30: 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.
10:30-11:00: Coffee Break
11:00-11:45: Gender reporting workshop with Nisha Susan
11:45-13:00: Brainstorming session
18:00-19:00: 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
Peers and mentors can offer feedback.
19:00: Drinks & food at Church Street Social (right next to NUMA!)
SATURDAY 15 APRIL
9:00: Keep working on your projects!
10:30-10:40: "How to pitch" workshop
10:40-13:00: Keep hacking, you're almost there!
13:00: Working lunch
13:30-15:45: Final hacking sprint!
15:45: Project submission deadline. All prototypes must be submitted to the GEN Community.
16:30: Pitch session
- The participants will have five minutes to pitch their projects
- One minute for questions from the jury
18:00: Winners announced
19:00: Networking & socialising