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Thursday, August 11 • 9:00am - 10:30am
Building Bots: How Bots Can Help in the Newsroom or Tell the Story

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Bots can be invaluable, but what is a bot and how do you build one? What do you do with them once you build them? What are good examples of incorporating them into reporting? This hands-on workshop will cover demos, programming tips and how to turn data from your bots into a story.

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Frank Bi

Editorial Engineer, The Verge
Frank is an editorial engineer at Vox Media’s The Verge, a website that covers the intersection of technology, science, art, and culture. He lives in New York City.

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Jenny Ye

Producer, Data News Team, WNYC New York Public Radio
Jenny Ye is the producer of the WNYC (New York Public Radio) Data News team. She works closely with reporters and editors on data driven stories, from research to visualization. She is a native New Yorker, and studied Computer Science and Ethnic Studies at Harvard College.

Thursday August 11, 2016 9:00am - 10:30am PDT