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Thursday, August 11 • 15:00 - 15:50
Lightning Talks: Research, distribution, fantasy, bots, data newbies

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The latest research from journalism scholars
Renee Barnes, University of the Sunshine Coast

From source to seekers: Bypassing the mainstream media
Carolyn Barry, Queensland Brain Institutes

Do your research before writing a novel
Assaph Mehr, Author

ABC Election Bot No 1 reporting for duty!
Simon Elvery, ABC Interactives Team

Basic Excel skills for data starters
Matt Liddy, ABC Interactives Team

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Renee Barnes

Senior lecturer, University of the Sunshine Coast
Renee Barnes is a senior lecturer in journalism at the University of the Sunshine Coast. Prior to joining academia Renee worked for numerous media organisations including the ABC, 'The Age' and Australian Associated Press. Renee's passion is online journalism and her research and... Read More →
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Carolyn Barry

Digital communications, Queensland Brain Institute
Carolyn is a digital communications specialist, with a science bent. She was online and social media editor at Australian Geographic, before making the leap to the Queensland Brain Institute in 2015. Her articles have appeared online and in print, in publications including National... Read More →
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Simon Elvery

Digital journalist, ABC Digital Interactive Storytelling Team
Simon Elvery is an award-winning digital journalist with more than a decade of experience telling stories on the web. He is an organiser of Hacks/Hackers Brisbane, a monthly community event that invites speakers to explore the intersection of new technologies and storytelling and... Read More →
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Matt Liddy

Editor, ABC
Matt Liddy is editor of the ABC News Digital Storytelling team. He has more than 15 years’ experience as a digital journalist, and leads a team with skills in journalism, coding, design and illustration who work together to uncover and tell stories that matter.
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Assaph Mehr

Author, Freelance
Assaph has had his nose in a book since he was five, and had to yell at the librarian that he can read already so he could get a card. With diverse tastes - from fantasy to philosophy, from ancient times to the far future — his first novel Murder In Absentia is an “historically-themed... Read More →

Thursday August 11, 2016 15:00 - 15:50 AEST
Chauvel Cinema 2 249 Oxford Street, Paddington NSW