Johanna Vehkoo is a founder of the award-winning journalism startup Long Play and co-founder of Hacks/Hackers Helsinki. Long Play is a digital publisher of investigative long-form journalism.
Vehkoo has published a book about the future of journalism after her time as a fellow at the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, Oxford University. She has also done research about fact-checking in journalism at the Wilson Center, Washington D.C. Her second book, out this autumn, is a work of reportage about abandoned places and post-industrial cities.
She holds workshops about fact-checking and verification and writes a regular column about misinformation and fakery on the internet.