april 21 2016

Thursday, April 21th, 2016
07:00pm - 08:00pm


Make-i-stan, 2nd Floor Arfa Software Technology Park, Ferozepur Road, Lahore, Pakistan

Bright Minds Baithak: Hacks/Hackers Pakistan with Shaheryar Popalzai

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Bright Minds Baithak is a series of talks at the intersection of Design, Technology and Social Impact.

For this issue Makeistan is excited to invite Shaheryar Popalzai for a discussion on the use of technology and open data in Journalism and community engagement, and the role of engineers and coders in media innovation and the future of journalism.

Headshot_ShaheryarPopalzai_0Shaheryar Popalzai is a co-founder of Hacks/Hackers Pakistan and an ICFJ Knight Fellow based in Pakistan. His main areas of focus are news innovation, digital media strategy and data-driven journalism.

About Hacks/Hackers:
Journalists call themselves “hacks”, someone who can churn out words in any situation. Hackers use the digital equivalent of duct tape to whip out code.

Hacks/Hackers brings them all together, to help them create a more engaged and informed world.

If you want to participate, please sign up here: http://goo.gl/forms/Phr9SCU34O. Seats are limited and we will send you a confirmation email before the event.