Getting started: Intro to CAR and the conference

  • Event: 2016 CAR Conference
  • Speakers: Elizabeth Lucas of Kaiser Health News; Lisa Pickoff-White of KQED Public Radio
  • Date/Time: Thursday, Mar. 10 at 9:00am
  • Location: Colorado F
  • Audio file: No audio file available.

Are you new to data journalism or does this happen to be your first time at a CAR conference? Is it time to up your game but you're not sure how to take the next step? If so, this session will help you get on track to make sure that you get the best experience possible from the 2016 CAR Conference. We'll highlight sessions and give you tips for success during and after the conference. This session is good for: Those new to data journalism or the CAR Conference.

Speaker Bios

  • Liz Lucas is the data editor at Kaiser Health News (KHN) and a member of the investigative team. Previously she worked at IRE as the NICAR Data Library director and trainer. She lives in St Louis. @eklucas

  • Lisa Pickoff-White is a data reporter at KQED, a public radio and tv station based in San Francisco. She previously has worked at the Center for Investigative Reporting and other outlets. Her work has been honored with awards from the Online News Association, Investigative Reporters and Editors, the Society of Professional Journalists and SXSW Interactive. Feathered dinosaur and data enthusiast. @pickoffwhite

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  • Intro to CAR and the Conference
    Are you new to data journalism or does this happen to be your first time at a CAR conference? Is it time to up your game but you're not sure how to take the next step? If so, this slideshow will help you get on track to make sure that you get the best experience possible from the 2016 CAR Conference. We'll highlight sessions and give you tips for success during and after the conference. This session is good for: Those new to data journalism or the CAR Conference.