Patrick Docke will be our guest at the Diederich College as part of the Radio Television Digital News Association RIAS German/American Exchange Program. Patrick currently works at the central news-division of German Television ARD as a copy-editor and managing editor.
The conference will focus on data and new technology. Speakers will address aspects of data visualization and journalism, the need for statistical reasoning and numeracy, data visualization as a design problem, big data vs. journalistic data, the ethics of data visualization and journalism and the ethics of data mining and analytics.
Les Aspin Center, the Department of Political Science and the Diederich College will host an election night screening party in the JPad.