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Knight Community Information Challenge Boot Camp 2013

Instructor: KDMC Staff

Winners of the 2013 Knight Community Information Challenge participated in this workshop designed to help them plan their news and information projects. The ten winning projects included data and open government efforts as well as journalism projects.

Speakers included:

  • Denise Malan, director of data services at Investigative Reporters and Editors and the Investigative News Network
  • Dan O'Neil, executive director of the Smart Chicago Collaborative
  • Lisa Williams, Director of Digital Engagement at the Investigative News Network
  • Susan Mernit, editor and founder of Oakland Local


The four-day workshop was designed for winners of the Knight Community Information Challenge to help them plan and launch their projects.