This is an open call to anyone interested in data-driven journalism - which should be an important part of the journalism industry's future. Following up on the EJC roundtable held in Amsterdam on August 24 we have compiled the main messages of the great speakers present on the day into a PDF report, now available to download for free.
Ten, even five years ago, the use of data as a basis for reporting was difficult and costly, requiring IT skills far beyond what is common in the media.
Today collections of data and tools are available online, often for free.
To find out more about the goldmine of data-driven journalism, EJC spoke to Stefan Fichtel.