Events you should check out this summer

May 6, 2018

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Welcome to May, hacks and hackers!

Summer is on its way (or rather, winter, if you’re in the South), and with it comes a variety of new events in Germany, Hong Kong and the UK. If you know of a conference, convening or other event that may interest your fellow hacks or hackers, let us know.

Worth a read:

Job openings:

Location Employer Opening
China South China Morning Post Data analyst - magazines
Russia GQ Video editor
UK CNN Motion graphics intern
US Pactio Director of Content
US Marketplace Social engagement coordinator
US Sacramento Bee Data reporter
US Mercury News Data journalist
US BostInno Reporter
US DC Inno Reporter
US Politico Tech newsletter writer
US Texas Tribune Software engineer
US Axios Product designer
US Axios Android developer
US Axios iOS developer
US Freedom of the Press Foundation SecureDrop engineer
US Bangor Daily News Digital editor
US Enigma Software engineer
US 18F Visual designer
US MIT Technology Review UX designer
US PRX Software engineer

Upcoming events:

Month Day City Country Event
May 10-11 Montclair US Collaborative Journalism Summit
May 16-18 Toronto Canada RightsCon journalism security conference
May 24-27 Mechelen Belgium Dataharvest European investigative journalism symposium
May 25-27 Hong Kong China New. Now. Next. Media Conference
May 29-30 Kiev Ukraine MisinfoCon Kyiv
May 30-1 Oakland US Code for America summit
June 4-5 New York US Ops conference on digital media revenue
June 13 Bonn Germany Global Media Forum
June 14-17 Orlando US Investigative Reporters and Editors conference
June 20-21 Cardiff UK European Data and Computational Journalism Conference
June 29-30 Hamburg Germany NDR Annual Conference - Alternative: Facts!

Project funding:

Deadline Fund
Rolling MisinfoCon micro-grants
Rolling Solutions Journalism Network Freelance Fund
Rolling Ukraine Media Development Fund
May TruthBuzz fellowship
May Open Media Hub videojournalism grants
July Open Society Fellowships

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