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Reynolds Workshop at IRE: 10 Business Databases

June 15, 2016 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Wondering where to obtain data for your business and investigative stories?

Find out at our pre-conference workshop for IRE attendees June 15, 2016, from 2-4 p.m.

Data journalist Steve Doig, the Knight Chair at Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication, will demonstrate 10 data sources you may never have heard of that can lend rich context to your business and economic stories and spark meaningful investigations.

From ZIP code-level business patterns to foreign trade imports and exports to hospital data, Doig will walk you through seldom-used databases that hold treasures for reporters.

You’ll learn what’s in the data sets, how to get them, what you can pull from them, what questions to ask of the data and potential story ideas to develop — you’ll leave armed with new knowledge and fresh ideas.

This pre-conference workshop is produced by the


June 15, 2016
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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New Orleans Marriott
Travel/Hotel The conference will be held at the New Orleans Marriott. The discounted room rate is available until Tuesday, May 24, 2016, or until our room block is full (whichever comes first). Our room block has sold out prior to the deadline the past few years, so make your reservation early. Hotel Details (Conference Hotel) New Orleans Marriott 555 Canal Street
New Orleans,LA70130United States
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