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Wednesday, November 22 • 09:45 - 10:30
Keynote: Harkanwal Singh, sponsored by the NDF Board

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Failing at change - data in stories
Attempting something new and proving it works does not necessarily change the underlying culture within an organisation, or a profession. The something new in this case is telling stories with data. 
The context for data stories is the introduction of data journalism into different New Zealand newsrooms. A cultural shift does not follow a technical one. My talk is focused on the long road to change in understanding the challenges of introducing something new and accepting short-term failure as a strategy.

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Harkanwal Singh

data journalism and visualisation, http://datastories.nz/
Harkanwal was formerly Data Editor at the New Zealand Herald, and was New Zealand’s first full-time data journalist. Currently Harkanwal is studying probability and computation at the University of Auckland. His work combines analysis and programming to create interactive visualisations. He is interested in using data analysis and visual... Read More →

Wednesday November 22, 2017 09:45 - 10:30 NZDT
Soundings Theatre, Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa 55 Cable St, Te Aro, Wellington 6011