Apr. 19, 2013 11:00 am

Philly Tech Week 2013 Presented by AT&T Media/Transparency

Preview some of the Media/Transparency events that will occur during Philly Tech Week.

At this year's News Hackathon brainstorming event.

In the weeks leading up to Philly Tech Week Presented by AT&T, we'll be highlighting events from each of our five tracks. Find the other previews here.

Get access to two news and content-oriented unconferences and hear from local online news outlets about the work they’re producing.

That’s just a few of the Media/Transparency track events we have planned for Philly Tech Week 2013 presented by AT&T. Track sponsors include Temple University’s Center for Public Interest Journalism and Technically Philly.

Find the full lineup of Media/Transparency events here.

  • BarCamp NewsInnovation and News Hackathon [Saturday, April 27, 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.] It’s the annual unconference focused on the future of news, paired with a news hackathon that will hook up reporters and developers to create useful tools for reporting and informing the public.
  • Content Camp [Saturday, April 27, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.] This unconference, focused on content creation and consumption, will run concurrently with BarCamp News Innovation and the News Hackathon. editor Emily McManus will speak at the event.
  • Getting Technical with Online Media [Wednesday, April 24, 8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.] Organized by the Philadelphia Public Relations Association, this panel will  editors and publishers from online media outlets like, Flying Kite Media and Patch talking about the impact of their organizations. RSVP by Monday, April 22.
  • The Transformation of  a Digital Incubator [Monday, April 22, 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.] The third class of the Project Liberty Digital Incubator is underway. Learn how Philly’s first incubator that’ s housed at a major local media company is changing.
Juliana Reyes

Juliana Reyes began as lead reporter at Philly in July 2012. Previously, she was a city services beat reporter for the Philadelphia Daily News, as part of a project called “It’s Our Money.” She is learning to drive, learning to bike (in the city) but is an expert at taking SEPTA. She grew up in North Jersey and Manila, Philippines but she left the tropics for Bryn Mawr College, where she majored in linguistics. She now lives in West Philly.


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