Public Engagement

General Public

GeoJourNews 2016

Wednesday, June 8, 2016 at 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

Wollman Hall, Eugene Lang College 65 West 11th Street Room B500, New York, NY 10011

GeoJourNews 2016 is a media and technology conference catered to journalists to showcase the power of visualization and mapping.

Attendees will hear from developers, journalists, and activists from various communities of practice working specifically on interactive mapping stories, GIS challenges and creative coding solutions that couple storytelling and cartography in powerful and creative narrative.

For more information, including the conference schedule, a list of presenters, and ticket information, visit the GeoJourNews site.

Tickets are $65, but CartoDB is providing a limited number of free tickets to members of the New School community. Students and faculty can use the code newschoolgeo to receive a 100% discount when signing up.


Thsi event is hosted by CartoDB and Journalism + Design.

About Journalism + Design:

Journalism + Design is a new interdisciplinary undergraduate program at Eugene Lang College that merges design thinking with time-tested journalistic principles and practice. Follow us on Twitter @JournoDesign.

About CartoDB:

CartoDB is a location intelligence and visualization engine that empowers you to effortlessly transform data into insights.

Event Type

Conferences and Symposia


General Public


Media and Technology


Eugene Lang College of Liberal Arts


Publishing and Journalism, Data, Mapping, and Information Design, Technology, Video, Audio, and Web-based media


$65, Free for New School students and staff with code newschoolgeo

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Detailed Directions

By Train:
The 4, 5, 6, N, R, Q and L to 14th St./Union Square.
The A, C and E to 14th St. and 8th Ave.
The 1, 2 and 3 to 14th St. and 7th Ave.
The F and M to 14th St. and 6th Ave.
PATH train to 14th St. and 6th Ave.

Event Registration Required

This event requires registration.