Eli Vivas

Co-Founder, StoryData

StoryData

Co-Founder

@eli_vivas

Biography

Co-founder of the data communication agency StoryData since 2018, when she decided to leave El PeriĆ³dico de Catalunya after 20 years to carry out data journalism projects.

She was co-founder of Hacks/Hackers Barcelona organizing journalism and technology events such as Hacks Hackers Media Disrupt with Google News Lab.

She has organized and participated in several hackathons, such as the Global Editor Networks, where she presented the project "Elections via Telegram" in 2014, when nobody used Telegram as a media channel. She won the BBVA + Civio InnovaData Award for the FUGA2 project. Professor of Digital Journalism, and coordinator of the postgraduate course in data journalism and Visualization at Blanquerna (Ramon Llull University). Lecturer in the Master's Degree in Communication and Gender at the UAB. Director of the itinerary of Data Journalism in Open Data Initiative. Ambassador of the WomenLiderTIC Conference in Barcelona. Graduate in Journalism from the UPF and in Linguistics from the UAB.