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Thursday, September 14 • 09:00 - 12:00
Get that data! An intro to scraping for journalists with the goal of building your own datasets

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Workshop description: How many times were you frustrated by the fact that the information you need is out there on the web, but you don't have time to put it on a table. Let the robots work for you! In this workshop you will learn the basic skills required to scrape information out of websites and take advantage of powerful free tools to do the job. No coding required!

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Marco Tulio Pires

Lead of Google News Lab in Brazil, Google News Initiative
Marco Tulio Pires es el líder de Google News Labs Brasil. Trabaja con periodistas y medios de comunicación para fomentar la innovación periodística en toda América latina.-------Marco Tulio Pires is the Lead of Google News Lab in Brazil. He works with journalists and news organizations... Read More →

Thursday September 14, 2017 09:00 - 12:00 GMT-03
Sala Galería Konex - Sarmiento 3131
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  • skillsAndBackground o build your own datasets based on unstructured data available on the web.
  • skillsAndBackgroundLevel Low
  • twitter @mtrpires
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  • expectedOutcome To build your own datasets based on unstructured data available on the web.
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  • creator name Marco Túlio Pires
  • creator email mtrpires@google.com