Mar Cabra

Head of Data & Research Unit, International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ)

Biography

Mar Cabra is the head of the ICIJ Data & Research Unit, which produces the organization's key data work and also develops tools for better collaborative investigative journalism. She has been an ICIJ staff member since 2011, and is also a member of the network. Mar fell in love with data while being a Fulbright scholar and fellow at the Stabile Center for Investigative Journalism at Columbia University in 2009/2010. Since then, she's promoted data journalism in her native Spain, co-creating the first ever masters degree on investigative reporting, data journalism and visualization and the national data journalism conference, which gathers more than 500 people every year. 

12 May 2016

Trolls, Corruption, Falsehood: Reporting 'Truth' in the Digital Age

24 February 2015

New approaches and tools to cover the European Union

25 April 2016

Newsroom Innovation & Digital Transformation: Data, Impact and Collaboration