The Centre for Investigative Journalism
The Centre for Investigative Journalism

Data Journalism: Keeping it Local

How do you add a new skill as a local journalist? From two different perspectives, Helena Bengtsson and Claire Miller will talk about how they educate and inspire regional reporters to work with data journalism methods. They will provide examples of stories, both from single titles and shared among several different outlets.

Claire Miller

Claire Miller is an award-winning investigative data journalist. She has worked across national and regional newspapers in the UK, with more than a decade's experience of using data skills to dig out data, find stories, and create visualisations.

Helena Bengtsson

Helena Bengtsson is the data journalism editor at Gota Media, a regional publishing company in the south of Sweden with 13 local titles. She previously worked as the data journalism editor at Sveriges Television, Sweden’s national television broadcaster, for 27 years and has also served as Editor, Data Projects of the Guardian UK between 2014-2017.
  • 4 July 2024 10.00–11.00
Location: LG 01
Local Journalism