Citizens Engaged: How New Forms of Journalism Can Power Democracy
in a Post Analog World
Prior to his move to the Guardian, he was associate managing editor for digital Strategy and editor of Interactive News at the New York Times. He was at the Times for nine years in various positions.
Often called a pioneer of digital storytelling, Pilhofer co-founded DocumentCloud.org and Hacks & Hackers in 2009. Prior to his work at the Times, he worked for the Center for Public Integrity and Investigative Editors and Reporters. He spent five years with Gannett Newspapers in New Jersey
He is a graduate of the University of Minnesota with a degree in history.
The Keynote Session is scheduled Thursday, August 4 at 6:45 p.m. The opening reception follows immediately.