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    May 2020, Speaker at an online discussions on post-COVID challenges, focusing on economic and social vulnerabilities esp. digital divide, organized by Digital Asia Hub

    Feb 2020, Served as judge on the global Sigma Awards, successor of the Data Journalism Award.

    Oct 2019, Attended Wuzhen Summit, the biggest annual internet conference in China.

    Oct 2019, Observed Sherpa Meeting of UNSG’s Digital Financing Task Force, in Washington DC, USA

    Aug 2019, Started new job at UNDP Headquarters as Digital Transformation Specialist, in the Executive Office of the Administrator, in New York, U.S.

Book Chapter: Alternative Data Practices in China

After almost an year, my chapter on the Alternative Data Practices in China is now published virtually on the Data Journalism Handbook 2.0 – the bible for the practitioners in the space.

(Repost) Digging Data in China: A Growing Industry

A panel in the recent GIJN Asia Conference on the latest development of data journalism in China.

(Repost) From Asia and beyond: experts discuss data journalism challenges

Ahead of this year’s Data Journalism Awards deadline, the organizer invited a few of us for a Slack chat to discuss data journalism development in Asia and beyond.

Why Open Data Is Good for China

(This op-ed was originally published on Global Policy, Mar 2017. The team at the Global Public Policy Institute (GPPi) offered a lot of help from shaping the structure to editing the language. Special thanks to Joel, Mirko and Maddie.) In the past decade, open data has grown out of a conceptual discussion into a global … Continue reading