Hacks/Hackers BA Media Party 2014

hacks, hackers, datajournalism, entrepreneurs

28 30 August 2014

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Three awesome journeys of keynotes, workshops, demos, networking and an open data hackathon. Journalists, analysts, designers, software developers and activists working together for rebooting journalism and re-inventing media outlets.

65 speakers

  • Juan Pablo Kutianski @baldpower
  • Burt Herman @burtherman Hacks/Hackers founder. Entrepreneurial journalist finding meaning in the noise. Co-founder of Storify, Hacks/Hackers. 09 Knight Fellow @ Stanford
  • Dan Sinker @dansinker Heading up the Knight-Mozilla OpenNews project, author of @MayorEmanuel, founder of Punk Planet magazine. 09 Knight Fellow @ Stanford
  • erika owens @erika_owens
  • Friedrich Lindenberg @pudo
  • Marcos Vanetta @malev Software engineer. Hacker at http://mapa76.info and member of @Hacks/HackersBA. Knight Mozilla Fellow 2014 at the TexasTribune. Living in ATX
  • Douglas Arellanes @dougiegyro Sourcefabric co-founder and director of innovation, tech activist, expat American, CZ-EN translator, DJ on @radio1prague.
  • Justin Arenstein @justinarenstein African-based media strategist & start-up junky, consulting for Google & ICFJ. '10 Knight Fellow @ Stanford
  • Mark Boas @maboa Web App Developer specializing in Front-end, JS, Real-time Web and HTML5 esp. audio/video. jPlayer dev. Hyperaudio. Open Web & Knight-Mozilla Open News Fellow.
  • Hαrlo Holmes @harlo web & mobile dev who codes for good. head of metadata at @guardianproject / New York Times
  • Brian T. Jacobs @btjakes Designer, developer, solid state survivor. Knight-Mozilla Fellow at ProPublica
  • Aure Moser @auremoser Archivist/Analyst/Algorist/Activist 2014 Knight-Mozilla Fellow: Ushahidi + Internews-KE Girl Develop It-NYC
  • gaba @gaba
  • Ben Chartoff @BenChartoff Data and data visualization stories. 2014 @opennews fellow at @washingtonpost
  • David Lemayian @DavidLemayian Creative geek with a passion for innovation. #OpenData #OpenInnovation @Code4Africa
  • GkillCity.com @GkillCitycom
  • El Meme @elmeme_me
  • El Cambur @CamburYMedio
  • Jeanne Brooks @jmfbrooks Co-Founder/Director @NewsDisruptors, audience and engagement @WNYC's #sleepdata http://wnyc.org/sleep, @techladymafia Hacks/Hackers director
  • Sasa Vucinic @salaja Founder of IndieVoic.es - crowdfunding portal for independent media. Previously a co-founder and the first CEO of MDLF (Media Development Loan Fund)
  • Trei Brundrett @clockwerks vp product + technology for Vox Media, publisher of SB Nation and The Verge; Astros fan; maker of internet things
  • Syed Karim @syedkarim I like breaking things and building stuff. And I manage a seed fund for news-related startups. http://digitalnewsventures.org
  • marianamourasantos @marysaints Motion & Interaction designer @guardian, swimmer and Londoner (for now). '15 Knight Fellow @ Stanford
  • Jefferson Prestes @jeffprestes Evangelist developer at Paypal

68 sessions

Kenotes/Workshops Day 1 from 10am to 9pm Thursday 28th August 2014

Keynotes/Workshops Day 2 from 10am to 9pm Friday 29th August 2014

39 sessions presented by 65 speakers

Hackathon Day 3 from 11am to 8pm Saturday 30th August 2014


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