Category: Events

ScraperWiki Q&A

If you’ve ever wondered what “data journalism” is or how new technologies are influencing investigative journalism and beat reporting then you might want to shimmy on down to Buswell’s Hotel at 7pm tonight. Scraperwiki is giving a FREE talk about…

Data Journalism /Branch Meeting

Two speakers will give a presentation on Data Journalism at the next Dublin Freelance branch meeting at 7pm on Monday 15 November 2010 at Buswells Hotel in Dublin. Francis Irving and Julian Todd will speak about Data Journalism: Mining the…

Book agents

If you’re looking to place a book with an agent, Sheila Crowley, London-based agent, and two Irish publishers, Brian Langan from Transworld Ireland and Jean Harrington of the Irish Publishers Association are giving a talk to Irish PEN (www.irishpen.com) this…

Nominatons invited

Nominations are invited for the following NUJ bodies: Appeals tribunal Disabled Members council Equality council Journalist Editorial Advisory Board NUJ Extra Pensioners’  Committee / Pensioners’ Parliament Professional Training Committee Standing Orders Committee TUC Delegation Women’s TUC Delegation Closing Date: 1pm,…

Party Time

That’s right folks, it’s time for a party to cheer us all up. On Thursday, 4 November at 6.30pm the monthly MediaThink session: “Where journalists think, link and drink” will discard the thinking (and peer-to-peer training) and focus on chatting…

Reporting the Recession

Reporting the Recession, a seminar for journalists by journalists. Register by emailing name/role to pmullan@into.ie (Organised by NUJ Dublin Press & PR Branch) Tuesday October 19 Main Hall Teachers Club Parnell Square West 6.30 to 9.30pm with refreshments break Open…

It’s Good to Know …

Event notice / reminder: It’s Good to Know … how to access information. Date: Tuesday, Sept 28th 2010 Time: 6.00pm to 7.30pm Attendance: Free and open to the public Venue: Central Hotel, Exchequer Street, Dublin, Ireland Contributors: Gavin Sheridan (Journalist…

MediaThink

Media Think MediaThink is a peer to peer collaborative network of journalists who get together to talk about all things media related. We’ll also be offering short courses to fellow journalists in subject areas of their choice. (Beverage consumption is…

Hacks & Hackers Hack

As part of the Innovation Dublin festival, Hacks & Hackers comes to Ireland on Tuesday 16 November. Dublin Freelance Branch is pleased to take part in sponsorship of this event. This one day workshop provides a chance for journalists to…