Elisabetta Tola ia a journalist and science communicator. She lectures in data journalism, science communication and multimedia at the Masters in Science Communication at Sissa, Trieste and other journalism schools.
Co-founder of the science communication agency Formicablu, radio presenter of the daily science programme Radio3Scienza on RAI Radio 3 and of the weekly tech&digital innovation programme Pensatech at Radio Città del Capo, Elisabetta i salso a freelance contributor for Wired Italy, RaiExpo, L’Espresso and other science&tech media and for the Italian publisher Zanichelli.
She is co-founder of the iData research project and organizer of the first data journalism courses in Italy and of the Hacks&Hackers Italian chapter, co-author of the Wired Italy #safeschools data investigation on seismic risk assessment in Italian schools and founder of datajournalism.it, a web lab for data-driven stories and tutorials.
Elisabetta is the author of Seedversity.org, a crossmedial on-going project on agro-biodiversity in collaboration with Rai Radio3Scienza and Wired Italy and supported by an Innovation and Development Reporting grant of the European Journalism Center.