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  • Event: 2019 CAR Conference
  • Speakers: Caitlin Ostroff of McClatchy; Cody Winchester of IRE and NICAR; Matt Wynn of USA TODAY Network
  • Date/Time: Sunday, Mar. 10 at 9:00am
  • Location: Emerald Cove - conference level
  • Audio file: No audio file available.

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Speaker Bios

  • Caitlin Ostroff graduated in May from the University of Florida with a dual degree in journalism and political science. She worked for The Independent Florida Alligator, a student-run paper serving the university and Gainesville, Florida community. While there, she helped start the #SaveStudentNewsrooms initiative, which aims to discuss issues facing student-run papers and find solutions. She's currently a Data Reporter for McClatchy's DC Bureau, based at the Miami Herald.

  • Cody Winchester has been a watchdog reporter, data specialist and web developer for daily newspapers in South Dakota, Nebraska and Texas. Before joining IRE as a training director in April 2017, he was a news applications specialist at the Austin American-Statesman.

  • Matt Wynn is a senior data reporter on USA Today's investigations team. Before that, he was the director of investigations at MedPage Today. @mattwynn

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