Digital sleuthing on deadline

  • Event: 2018 New Orleans Watchdog Workshop
  • Speaker: Cody Winchester of IRE and NICAR
  • Date/Time: Saturday, Sep. 15 at 4:15pm
  • Location: Norman C Francis Building 105 auditorium
  • Audio file: Only members can listen to conference audio

When news breaks, you need to be nimble and smart in finding sources, backgrounding people, verifying what’s real vs. fake, and staying ahead of the competition. Learn key sites, apps and social media strategies to quickly build a digital dossier on someone.

Speaker Bios

  • 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.

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  • Digital sleuthing on deadline
    Learn key sites, apps and social media strategies to quickly build a digital dossier on someone, from IRE trainer Cody Winchester.