Programa | WAN-IFRA COVID-19 Training & Data Challenge 2020

Programa | WAN-IFRA COVID-19 Training & Data Challenge 2020



April 27

  • 09:00

    Webinar 1: How leading media cover Covid-19 with a data-driven approach

    This session will look at some of the best data-driven reports on Covid-19 from all over the world as a source of inspiration. You will also learn to access different data and information resources on Covid-19.

April 28

  • 09:00

    Webinar 2 : Find stories from Covid-19 related data

    This session will equip you with digital tools and skills that can help you extract, process and analyze data related to Covid-19.

    Tools: Find data/information with Google Advanced Search, data extraction with Tabula, data analysis with Google Sheets.

April 29

  • 09:00

    Webinar 3 : Visual-driven storytelling with digital tools

    You will learn how to present your Covid-19 stories with a more engaging and visual-driven approach with different digital tools.

    Tools: Data visualization with Flourish

May 13

  • 09:00

    Webinar 4 : Digital tools for map-based reporting on Covid-19

    You will learn how to use free digital tools to make simple online interactive maps that can help you to tell your Covid-19 story better.

    Tools: Google My Maps, Flourish

May 14 to May 22
Thursday to Friday

  • 09:00

    One-On-One Coaching Sessions

    Participants will be invited to book an hour-long coaching slot with trainer Keng, to discuss their Covid-19 assignments, related projects or their Covid-19 Data Challenge entry (see below). Slots will be available on a first-come-first-served basis and will have to be reserved online via the booking link participants will receive.

June 11

  • 15:00

    Covid-19 Data Challenge submission deadline

    Put your newly-acquired data journalism and visualization skills to the test! Take part in the Covid-19 Data Challenge and showcase the work you and your team have done! Top 3 winning teams will win a pair of tickets worth SGD3,960 to attend Digital Media Asia in Hong Kong 22-23 October 2020! View the Judging Criteria, Terms & Conditions here.

June 18

  • 10:30

    Webinar 5 : Audience to decide the top 3

    Top 3 shortlisted entries will be invited to present their winning entries and take questions from the audience for the audience to decide the first, second and third places!

WAN-IFRA COVID-19 Training & Data Challenge 2020