Tomorrow morning the 2nd #newsHACK will kick off in Glasgow and Dublin. This News Industry Hack event is a partnership with Global Editors Network, and the event part of their global #EditorsLab programme. You can read more about the event on my post here.

The teams participating from across Europe and the USA include SKY News, The Financial Times, Scottish Television (STV), BBC, The Times, YLE, Wall Street Journal, UCL, Storyful, Swansea University, University of West Scotland, NewsWhip, The Drum, Trinity College Dublin, Digital Enterprise Research Institute, Dublin City University, and many more.

Two winning teams will be selected to go through to the #EditorsLab final in Barcelona in June.

To see how the event develops, you can follow the #newsHACK live blog which will start tomorrow morning here on the #newsHACK website.

There will also be updates on BBC News Labs' Google+, Twitter and YouTube channels.

Matt Shearer is Innovation Manager, BBC News Labs


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