Elisabetta Tola

founder Formicablu

Elisabetta Tola is a science, tech and data journalist. Founder science communication agency @formicablu and @datajournalism.it, a laboratory for data driven stories and tools. Contributor for the datajournalism section of AGI @Agenzia_Italia. Author of international cross-medial and investigative projects Seedversity.org and SEEDcontrol on global agro-ecology and seed market, supported by @Journagrants and @Ejcnet, and Hearing voices supported by @Journalismfund. Radio presenter at the Italian national public radio, @Radio3scienza @Radio3tweet. Media trainer on digital journalism and verification (Google News Lab 2015-17; @MCS_Sissa; @FuturaTorino; @InCronaca). Speaker and discussant at national and international public events. Science communicator and consultant for dissemination and outreach strategies and digital products within EU-funded research projects. Currently collaborating with the European Forest Institute to develop science-media programmes for the Lookout Station.

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Events in past editions
#IJF16 / 8 april 2016

Maps, Streetview and Photosphere

Start from a datasheet to build an interactive map. Use MyMaps to produce rapidly an interactive map with markers, pictures and links. Learn how to use Streeview and its resources of historical and ...

#IJF12 / 26 april 2012

Geek Nation

Geek Nation by Angela Saini Geek Nation: how Indian science is taking over the world by Angela Saini was published globally in spring 2011. It hit the top of the non-fiction bestseller lists in Ind...