Nicolas Kayser-Bril

Nicolas Kayser-Bril
Co-founder and CEO, Journalism++

Website | @nicolaskb

Nicolas Kayser-Bril, is CEO and co-founder of Journalism++ , a company that brings web technologies in journalistic workflows. Before founding Journalism++ in late 2011, Nicolas was in charge of datajournalism at OWNI, were he led several experiments in crowdsourced data gathering. A self-taught programmer and journalist, Nicolas holds a degree in Media Economics.


Data That Matters
Location: King's Suite Level: Non-technical
Aron Pilhofer (New York Times), Mirko Lorenz (Deutsche Welle), Nicolas Kayser-Bril (Journalism++), Liliana Bounegru (European Journalism Centre)
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Data journalism blurs the line between coders, data geeks and journalists. The Data Journalism Handbook encourages journalists to treat data as a source and to pick up their computer to try new ways of reporting. This session highlights key lessons from the book, including a) getting stories from data (big or small) b) business models for data driven newsrooms and c) how to get started. Read more.
Office Hour
Location: Sponsor Pavilion (Table C)
Liliana Bounegru (European Journalism Centre), Aron Pilhofer (New York Times), Mirko Lorenz (Deutsche Welle), Nicolas Kayser-Bril (Journalism++)
Mirko Lorenz, Deutsche Welle; Aron Pilhofer, New York Times; Nicolas Kayser-Bril, Journalism++ & Liliana Bounegru, European Journalism Centre. Read more.


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