The Lab has cohosted the 3rd Data Journalism Competition in China

May 14, 2017 by
Filed under: News 

data journalismCo-hosted by a dozen online media and universities including Web Mining Lab at City University of Hong Kong, the 2017 Data Journalism Competition is open for public entries from May 1 to Aug 15, 2017. Students of undergraduate and post-graduate programs around the world can form teams to participate (registered here). There are two categories of competition, including Data News Reports or Data Research Report.

The organizers of the Competition provide all teams a series of real world data on geolocation, weather, housing price, healthcare cost, and movie box office records, to facilitate the design and production of news/research reports.

The top 10 entries will be awarded as follows:


N of Awards

Cash per Award (RMB)

Grand Award



Data News Award 1st Class



Data News Award 2nd Class



Data News Award 3rd Class



Data Research Award



The results of the Competition will be announced at the Conclusion Ceremony at Wuhan University in Nov 2017.



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