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Tuesday, September 15 • 14:00 - 15:15
Scraping without code: using third-party tools to scrape websites

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Do you love the endless copy pasting? If you do, this session is not for you. We will show you how to scrape from Google Docs and how to use the chrome extension tool "Scraper".

This is a demonstration, so we won't have the time to be fixing errors, but if you would like to follow along, you can download the scraper extension for Google Chrome and build the 'ImportJSON' function in your Google Sheets Here or here.

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Jose Miguel Calatayud

Freelance journalist, project director at Arena for Journalism in Europe
Jose is a freelance journalist based in Berlin since January 2020, and a project pirector at Arena, where he's been managing the Arena Housing Project, an open collaborative network for housing reporters and researchers. He launched and was the coordinator of Cities for Rent, a cross-border investigation into corporate landlords, which is currently nominated to the European Press Prize, was recognised with an honourable mention at the IJ4EU Impact Award 2022 and was nominated to the Sigma Awards for Data Journalism. Before moving to Berlin, Jose was successively based... Read More →

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Adriana Homolová

Proud coordinator of the data skills training 📊, ARENA, Follow The Money, Lost in Europe
Adriana is a freelance data journalist, trainer and public spending nerd. At Dataharvest, she coordinates the data skills training. At other times, she writes scrapers and investigates European Union for Follow The Money's Bureau Brussel and collects data on missing children in migration... Read More →
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Carmen Aguilar García

Senior Data Journalist, Sky News
Data journalist at Sky News. Scraping, cleaning, data analysis, visual storytelling but above all JOURNALISM!

Tuesday September 15, 2020 14:00 - 15:15 CEST