"I've Got A Data Problem": Investigative Journalism Today

Starts:
3:30 pm on Wednesday, February 20, 2013
Ends:
5:00 pm on Wednesday, February 20, 2013
URL:
http://www.bu.edu/hic/wednesdays/
The availability of large quantities of digital data is changing the methods of journalism, especially investigative reporting. In turn, this creates new opportunities for journalists and data professionals to work together to provide compelling, powerful investigative stories that can lead to constructive social change. Come find out what's happening in journalism, how data is transforming the media, and how computer scientists and engineers can join with reporters to find, develop, and present the important stories of our time.