April 11, 2016 | 3:00 – 4:00 PM
The Data Journalism Summit at the Associated Press in New York will showcase the top data journalism department thinkers and executives, illuminating the best strategies and tactics for organizing effective data journalism departments and excellence in data journalism.
The theme of the closing panel discussion will be: Data startups driving data journalism innovation: Transforming Data Departments with startup ideas and the startup mentality.
Moderator: Paul Cheung, Associated Press
• Cheryl Phillips, Stanford University: California Civic Data Coalition, a political campaign contribution watchdog among The Los Angeles Times, San Francisco Chronicle and others, and “Law, Order & Algorithms” a data project on racial profiling across America.
• Molly Bingham, CEO, OrbMedia, a Knight-funded, data-driven news destination site, Invited
• Cyna Alderman, New York Daily News Innovation Lab, and partners with multiple media startups
• Miguel Paz, CUNY data journalism professor and data journalism startup expert