Category: Events


International workshop on “Social Media in the Newsroom” at ICWSM

Insight News Lab is co-organising a workshop on “Social Media in the Newsroom” at the 10th International Conference on Web and Social Media (ICWSM 2016), taking place on 17th May in Cologne, Germany. Website: Hashtag: #SMnews Overview This workshop aims to focus on the intersection of social media and journalism, as a subset of Computational and […]


#SMArchiving: International Workshop on Social Media Archiving at Hypertext 2015

Insight News Lab is co-organising a workshop on Social Media Archiving at the 26th ACM Hypertext and Social Media Conference, taking place 1-4 September 2015 at the Middle East Technical University, Northern Cyprus Campus. The workshop focuses on the archiving and annotation of content produced on social media, and builds on our work on the Social Repository of Ireland […]


Hacks/Hackers Workshop: How to ask questions & build great designs

As 2013 drew to a close, Hacks/Hackers Dublin held a pre-holiday meetup at the Irish Times building. This was the second meetup for the group, which was established in the summer of 2013, and it drew over 40 members to a team-building workshop facilitated by Justin Ferrell, journalist and Fellowships Director of Stanford University’s innovative […]

Web Summit Stage

HuJo at the Dublin Web Summit

Dublin felt like the centre of the tech world this week as the razzmatazz of the Web Summit descended on the city. Over the course of the two days NASDAQ bell was rung, the Taoiseach (Irish Prime Minister) was driven on stage in an electric supercar by Elon Musk and the world’s most famous skateboarder, […]


Digital Humanities and Journalism Seminar

12.00 – 14.00, Wednesday 9 October, Moore Institute Seminar Room, NUI Galway. On Wednesday October 9th, HuJo will host a lunchtime seminar  on Digital Humanities and Journalism in collaboration with the Moore Institute. The event will be hosted at the Moore Institute in NUI Galway and is the first of the Autumn/Winter series of the  Digital Scholarship Seminars. The […]


Hacks/Hackers gets Dublin reboot

Hacks/Hackers Dublin was rebooted on Monday night with the first meeting taking place in the salubrious surroundings of the Library Bar at the Central Hotel on Exchequer Street in the heart of the city. There was an enthusiastic crowd of both Hacks (journalists) and Hackers (techies) and we were even joined by some international guests […]


HuJo launches Hacks/Hackers Dublin

HuJo is delighted to announce the first Hacks/Hackers Dublin meet-up. The meet-up is taking place on Monday September 16th at 6:30pm in the Library Bar, upstairs in the Central Hotel on Exchequer Street. It’s going to be a very informal affair, where journalists and programmers can meet up to discuss ideas around new media formats. The event […]