Source:1494Jennifer LaFleur, Thomas Hargrove, John Perry, Janet Roberts
Affiliation:The Center for Investigative Reporting, Scripps News Washington Bureau, The Oklahoman, Reuters
*Moderated by Jennifer LaFleur, The Center for Investigative Reporting
No data is/are perfect, but there are things you can do to make sure it's as bulletproof as possible. This session will cover tests you should put your data through to make sure it will hold water, questions you should ask data administrators about their data to make sure you don't get fooled, and how reporting on the ground can bolster the data you use for stories and apps.
This session is good for: Anyone who wants to be right