10 Lessons from 10 Journalism Hackdays around the World

Hack The Newsroom! #editorslab

Over the past 10 months, my job at the Global Editors Network gave me the opportunity to be touring the most renowned newsrooms all over the world to organize journalism hackdays where teams of journalists, designers and developers competed in the development of innovative journalism tools, content and apps.

From the New York Times to India Today, through Zeit OnlineNOS in Holland, Clarin in Argentina and many others, it’s been an incredible trip to different journalistic cultures. And it’s not over, as I’m just back from 24.com in Cape Town and The Guardian in London, with the next stop at Gruppo L’Espresso next week, and back to Paris at Le Parisien the following week…