Here is a more detailed rough schedule for the 2011 BarCamp NewsInnovation: Throughout, we’ll be encouraging BCNI attendees to check out the hackathon in the TV Studio room. 9 a.m.: Doors open at Annenberg Hall, Temple University, North Philadelphia 9:30 a.m.: Welcome, coffee and bagels [Board opens] 9:45 a.m.: Hackathon introduction with rules and timeline … [Read more…]
After a hard day of talkin’ shop, it’s only proper to relax with your fellow journos. Thanks to our friends at the newly created Center for Public Interest Journalism, BCNI afterparty attendees will dine on the finest sliders in North Philadelphia and be able to redeem a drink ticket for one free draft beer. Beginning a … [Read more…]
You already know that we’re organizing an Open Gov Hackathon presented by Tropo during BCNI 2011. As you can see in our FAQs here, the event is part and parcel in our day-long news innovation conversation. Now we’re ready for some details. WHAT: A one-day hacking event bringing together coders, designers, hackers and journalists to … [Read more…]
A big part of journalism innovation in the future lies in data and development. Journalists and developers need to come together. You know that. So do we. That’s why we’re thrilled to announce that, running concurrently with BCNI, we’re hosting our first Open Gov Hackathon presented by Tropo. This further cements BCNI as an anchor … [Read more…]
Yes, that’s right, Philly Tech Week, six days of events celebrating technology and innovation in Philadelphia, is running April 25-30. And BarCamp NewsInnovation is an anchor event on April 30, the week’s final day. So, plan for BCNI, but celebrate some of the other events. Check out the calendar on the PTW website.