6-8 April 2017

Please note the venue for Thursday & Friday is The British Council Indonesia (Voffice Indonesia, Office 8 Building 9th Floor, Jalan Senopati Raya No.8B, Sudirman Central, Kebayoran Baru, RT.8/RW.3, Senayan, Kby. Baru, Kota Jakarta Selatan, DKI Jakarta 12190)

Saturday's venue will be Morrissey Hotel (Kebon Sirih, Central Jakarta City, Jakarta)



venue: The British Council

11:30: Lunch

12:30: Welcome by AJI, GEN, British Council

13:00: Sharing Experience: Participating in Editors Lab and Winning the Final by Wahyu Dhyatmika (Tempo, International Editors Lab Champion 2016)

14:00: Initiative Using Open Technology and Applications to make Important Public Information by Khairil Yusof (www.sinarproject.org)

15:00: Coffee break

15:30: Google News Lab workshop on data journalism tools, presented by Irene Jay Liu

16:30: Open data in Indonesia by Robertus Theodore (www.satudata.go.id) 

17:15: Closing & explanation about next day's session



venue: The British Council

9:00: Welcome

Presentation of the GEN Editors Lab programme rules

9:30: Speed Geeking

Each participating team meets and has three minutes to present to each other the most innovative project released by their newsrooms in the last months.

11:00:  Coffee break

11:30: Let the hacking begin!

13:00: Lunch

14:00: Brainstorming/working session

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: Dinner



venue: Morrissey Hotel

9:00: Final hacking sprint

13:00: Lunch

15:45: Project submission deadline

16:00: Pitch session (event open to the public)

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

17:30: Drinks while the jury is deliberating

17:50: Winners announced

18:00: Final cocktail