The European Investigative Journalism and Dataharvest Conference organised by Journalismfund.eu, is the most relevant networking event for investigative and data journalists in Europe. Dataharvest EIJC17 will take place on Friday 19, Saturday 20 and Sunday morning 21 May 2017, with a pre-conference Hack Day on Thursday 18 May.
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Saturday, May 20 • 12:00 - 13:00
Make parsing great again - with Regex FULL

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MAKE PARSING GREAT AGAIN - WITH REGEX: In the real world, raw data is often messy. Regex is a tool that helps you dive into a pile of text and pull out meaningful information. In this class, you'll learn how to turn unstructured data -- Donald Trump's Twitter feed - into a clean text file, ready to import into your favorite database manager. (Intermediate / Advanced. Only 25 people allowed in, first come first serve.

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Robert Gebeloff

Robert Gebeloff is a New Yorks Times reporter specializing in data analysis. He works on in-depth stories where numbers help augment traditional reporting.

Saturday May 20, 2017 12:00 - 13:00 CEST