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Tableau and SAM Desk announced as latest sponsors of news:rewired

| June 25, 2015 – 10:28 am | 1,381 views

Data visualisation platform Tableau and SAM Desk, which helps newsrooms find and curate content from social media, are the latest sponsors of July’s news:rewired event.

With only two weeks to go, there are fewer than 10 tickets left for Journalism.co.uk’s digital journalism conference at the headquarters of MSN UK in London.

Announcing Tableau as latest sponsor of news:rewired

| December 10, 2013 – 2:28 pm | 3,704 views

For journalists keen to get to grips with data in their reporting, and visualising the results, tools like Tableau are a valuable resource, which is why we are very pleased to announce them as the latest sponsor of news:rewired.

The one-day digital journalism conference, run by Journalism.co.uk, takes place on Thursday 20 February, and will feature an array of sessions and workshops looking at the latest innovations and opportunities for journalists to harness in their digital reporting. Here is the line-up so far.

One session in particular will offer inspiration and practical tips on how to do data journalism on a budget, addressing different tools and techniques for saving time and being more efficient when producing data-driven content.

The session will feature presentations by experts within the industry, including Esa Mäkinen, news editor of data journalism for Helsingin Sanomat and David Ottewell, head of data journalism at Trinity Mirror.

Maxime Marboeuf, data analyst at Tableau Software, will also join the panel to discuss how newsrooms of any size can use the platform – which offers a free, public version of its visualisations technology – to produce powerful data stories and visualisations, even when time or money is tight.

AS IT HAPPENED: Mapping workshop

| September 20, 2013 – 2:50 pm | 1,327 views
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A live blog from the mapping workshop at news:rewired conference in London today

Announcing Tableau as latest sponsor of news:rewired

| August 22, 2013 – 11:01 am | 2,022 views
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We’re pleased to announce Tableau as the latest sponsor of digital journalism conference news:rewired, which takes place on Friday 20 September.

Tableau’s data analyst Maxime Marboeuf will join the event’s mapping workshop, also being delivered by the Guardian’s data editor James Ball. The 45-minute workshop will look at how journalists can use a number of different tools – such as Tableau Public – to visualise data on a map.

The one day conference will cover a number of other key digital journalism skills, looking at the latest innovative techniques being used in the newsroom. This includes sessions on breaking news, online video, searching social and breaking article boundaries. See the full agenda here.

Space is limited and the event is expected to sell out. The remaining tickets can be snapped up for just £130 +VAT each. This includes refreshments, lunch and after-event drinks. Buy tickets at this link.

Announcing Tableau as latest sponsor of news:rewired – media in motion

| January 9, 2012 – 9:41 am | 3,728 views
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Data visualisation tool Tableau is returning as sponsor of news:rewired – media in motion, Journalism.co.uk’s digital journalism conference

LIVE: Session 2A – Integrated storytelling

| October 6, 2011 – 12:05 pm | 2,965 views
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Xavier Damman, co-founder, Storify; Adam Westbrook, online video journalist and lecturer and blogger; Stephen Abbott, executive producer, culture, the Guardian; and Andy Cotgreave, senior product consultant, Tableau Software discuss how journalists can use different tools for online storytelling

Announcing Tableau as the latest sponsor of news:rewired – connected journalism

| September 16, 2011 – 10:18 am | 3,428 views
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Tableau’s senior product consultant, Andy Cotgreave, will join the integrated storytelling panel at news:rewired – connected journalism.

Tableau Public is a free software application that allows journalists to create interactive charts and share them online. The software features an intuitive drag and drop interface and does not require any computer programming skills to operate.

#newsrw: 12 tips on tools in the data journalist’s toolkit

| June 1, 2011 – 3:18 pm | 4,505 views
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Speakers at news:rewired spoke about a number of tools designed to help journalists make the most out of their data stories. Here we have listed the 12 key recommendations chosen by panelists

Links: Session 2A – developing the data story

| April 4, 2011 – 10:54 am | 5,037 views
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We’re back with another collection of useful links and resources in the run up to news:rewired – noise to signal, this time looking at session 2A: Developing the data story.
Speakers on the panel will include …