Computation + Journalism Symposium

Past Event

We will hear from leading industry practitioners and academic researchers. Speakers, panels and displays will expose you to the latest in computational thinking about media, tools used by top journalists, and creative ideas at the intersection of media and technology.

This is a two-day event. The cost of the ticket covers both days.

General - $80
Academics, journalists, researchers.

Student - $20
Must be considered full-time students at the time of the symposium.


Find registration details here. It is $80 for professionals and just $20 for students.

Event Schedule

Day 1

Friday, March 20
9:15am – 8pm

8:30 – 9:15am Registration & Breakfast

9:15 – 9:30am Welcome Remarks & Introduction

9:30 – 10:30am Keynote - Amanda Cox

10:30 – 11:00am Coffee Break

11:00am – 12:30pm Expert Panel - Forecasting & Risk

12:30 – 1:30pm Lunch

1:30 – 1:35pm Presentation of student awards

1:35 – 2:30pm Keynote - Deen Freelon

2:30 – 3:00pm Coffee break

3:00 – 4:15pm Panel – Politics & Classification

4:15 – 5:30pm Panel – Data & Modeling in the Newsroom

5:30 – 6:00pm Break

6:00 – 8:00pm Reception / Posters

Day 2

Saturday, March 21
9:30am – 3:30pm

8:30 – 9:30am Breakfast

9:30 – 10am Keynote – David Rothschild

10:00 – 10:30am Coffee Break

10:30am – 12:00pm Expert Panel – Graphics

12:00 – 1:30pm Lunch

1:30 – 2:00pm Community Town Hall

2:00 – 3:15pm Panel – Noise, Bias and Uncertainty

3:15 – 3:30pm Closing

More info
March 20, 2020
8:30 am
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Mar 21, 2020
Northeastern University (ISEC building)
805 Columbus Ave, Boston, MA 02120