Nicola Bruno

Co-Founder, Effecinque


Nicola Bruno is an Italy-based journalist, digital producer and researcher.
He is the Co-founder of Effecinque, a news-cooperative developing innovative formats for digital media outlets. He is also a partner of, a data-journalism network working on data-driven investigations and visualizations.
Nicola Bruno has been a Journalism Fellow at the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism at the University of Oxford, where he has conducted research on social media verification and the rise of European news-startups.
Among his RISJ publications: Tweet First, Verify Later. How Real Time Information is Changing the Coverage of Wordlwide Crisis Events and Survival is Success. Journalistic Online Start-Ups in Western Europe (with Rasmus K. Nielsen).
He is the co-author of La Scimmia che Vinse il Pulitzer. Storie, avventure e (buone) notizie dal futuro dell’informazione (Bruno Mondadori), a non-fiction book focused on the most innovative journalism projects around the world.

4 March 2016

Covering Human Stories: Formats, Newsgathering and Storytelling