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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

Knight Chair in Investigative Reporting, University of Illinois
Brant Houston is the Knight Chair in Investigative Reporting at the University of Illinois where he teaches and works on projects and research involving the use of data analysis in journalism. He is co-founder of the Global Investigative Journalism Network and the Institute for Nonprofit... Read More →

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