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Thursday, November 16 • 15:45 - 17:00
Building Your Own Database

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Too often you have you can't get data or the information does not exist digitally. In those situations, you need to build your own database. This class will show you the principles that you need to follow when building your database to ensure accuracy and to do it in the most efficient way possible.

Note: Data Labs have 38 seats with computers. These workshops may reach capacity quickly, so we recommend you arrive early.

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Brant Houston

Professor, University of Illinois
Brant Houston is the Knight Chair in Investigative Reporting at the University of Illinois where he teaches investigative and data journalism and oversees an online newsroom. He previously was executive director of Investigative Reporters and Editors, a group of 5,000 members, and before that an award-winning investigative reporter for 17 years. He is co-founder and chair of the Global Investigative Journalism Network and co-author of... Read More →

Thursday November 16, 2017 15:45 - 17:00
Maths Sciences Building - Lab 3 West Campus, Torrance St, Johannesburg

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