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Dr. Jan Georg Plavec
Editor at Stuttgarter Zeitung / Stuttgarter Nachrichten

Jan Georg Plavec (b. 1984) is an editor at Stuttgarter Zeitung (Stuttgart Times) and Stuttgarter Nachrichten (Stuttgart News) focusing on data journalism. Emphasis is hereby given to editorial innovation. In 2018, the Fine Particle Radar project he led was awarded the Konrad Adenauer Prize and a European Newspaper Award. Plavec completed a traineeship at Stuttgarter Zeitung in 2011-12 and went on to become an editor. He studied communication, political science and finance at the University of Hohenheim. He is a co-inventor of JoT-CoN 2019.

11:00-12:00
// Guido Burger, Maker - fab-lab.eu
// Dirk Brockmann, Humboldt-Universität Berlin
Chair: Dr. Jan Georg Plavec, Stuttgarter Zeitung / Stuttgarter Nachrichten
18:30-19:30
// Dr. Jan Georg Plavec, Stuttgarter Zeitung / Stuttgarter Nachrichten
// Dr. Jakob Vicari, tactile.news
// Hendrik Lehmann, Der Tagesspiegel
// Isabelle Buckow, Freelance Reporter
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(Booking through our partner MFG)

Due to COVID-19, the Journalism of Things Conference 2021 will take place via Zoom. Participants will receive access details by email. There are two types of ticket: Basic Ticket, which entitles you to use all streams; or Plus Ticket, where holders get a hardware package with which they can immediately start tinkering in the workshops.

Basic Ticket: €25

Access to all talks and workshops, also available as recordings after the conference.

Plus Ticket: €75

Access to all talks and workshops, also available as recordings after the conference. Plus a hardware package worth €150. This includes all the components needed for the workshops: an Octopus board; a sensor for a CO2 traffic light; a speedometer; a fitness bracelet; components for collecting and measuring microplastics.