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Amsterdam, 17 - 18 May 2018

Design processes for news: Get inspired and learn how to use design methodologies in the newsroom in order to better understand our audiences and unlock new, creative ideas. From  building empathy with our end-users to brainstorming techniques and rapid prototyping. Apply for this Academy if you want to discover a different, collaborative, and human-centered approach to problem solving.


[Closed] Deadline: 23 April 2018 (Midnight CET)

Paris, 27 - 28 June 2018

Hyperlocal news & engagement strategies: What are the latest trends in hyperlocal journalism? How can we build meaningful connections with our users and how can we work not only for but with them? Apply for this Academy if you are interested in exploring new ways to engage with your audience and build with them a sustainable future for journalism.


[Closed] Deadline: 28 May 2018 (Midnight CET)

Barcelona, 25 - 26 September 2018

Newsroom leadership: This edition focuses on how to develop a vision and strategy for innovation and long-term sustainability. We will share best practices for team management and discuss what success looks like and how can we measure impact. Apply for this Academy if you are in a management position and want to strengthen your leadership skills to navigate innovation and bring your team along.


Deadline: 20 July 2018 (Midnight CET)

London, 16 - 17 October 2018

The topic will be announced later in the year and applications will open in summer.


Warsaw, 5 - 6 November 2018

The topic will be announced later in the year and applications will open in summer.