23-24 March

Please note schedule is subject to change.

FRIDAY 23 March

8:30am - 9:00am: Registration and Breakfast

9:00am - 9:30am: Welcome
Welcoming by Cristina LupuCenter for Independent Journalism

Welcoming by Global Editors Network and presentation of the Editors Lab programme & rules

9:30am - 10:30am Speed Geeking

All the teams will have a chance to meet face to face. You can show off a recent project from your newsroom.

10:30am - 11:15am: Google News Lab workshop by Daniel Rzasa, Multimedia journalist, Google News Lab Teaching Fellow, CEE at Google.

11:15am - 11:45am: Coffee break

11:45am - 12:30pm: UX Architecture workshop, Olivia Vereha, Code for Romania

12:30pm - 13:30pm: Brainstorming session

13:30pm - 14:30pm: Lunch break

14:30pm - 18:00pm: Working session

18:00pm: Mini pitch session
Teams have one minute to:
- Describe the problem they are trying to solve
- Describe their target audience
- Give a one sentence description of their prototype

19:00pm: FInger buffet dinner



8:30am - 9:00am: Breakfast

9:00am  - 09:30am: “How to Pitch” Workshop with Sarah Toporoff

09:30am - 13:30pm: Working session

13:30pm - 14:30pm: Lunch break

14:30pm - 16:00pm: Working session

16:30pm: Project submission deadline

The participants must submit their projects on the GEN Community website

17:00pm: Pitch session
Each team has five minutes to present their project

18:30pm: Jury deliberation

19:30pm: Winner announced and cocktails