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On the Trail of the Impact Pack

On the Trail of the Impact Pack

Our Impact Pack continues to make its way around the globe. Check out the full list below to see where the decks have been. AFI DOCS Impact Lab, Washington, DC Central European University, Budapest, Hungary ComNet17, Miami Beach, Florida Conservation Media Group, Camden, ME Culture…

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The Impact Pack at AFI Docs Impact Lab and around the world

The Impact Pack at AFI Docs Impact Lab and around the world

Earlier this month, Jessica Clark worked with participants of the 2017 AFI Docs Impact Lab to use the Impact Pack to shape their strategies and goals. The Impact Pack has been featured in workshops and presentations around the world. So far, in addition to ongoing…

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iSeeChange National Picks Up Steam

iSeeChange National Picks Up Steam

Ever wondered why the weather’s gotten so volatile? That’s the guiding question for iSeeChange. At Dot Connector Studio, we’re psyched to help Executive Producer Julia Kumari Drapkin expand this crowdsourced climate reporting project across the country. Incubated at Colorado public station KVNF via AIR’s Localore…

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Spring tidings from the Dot Connector Studio team

Here’s what’s sprouting at Dot Connector Studio — discover our latest strategy tool, hot spots we’ll be hitting in the next few months, and media picks. We’re collaborating with the Tribeca Film Institute, MIT’s Open Documentary Lab and The Fledgling Fund to develop visual models…

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On the Road Again! Media That Matters, TFI Interactive, MIForum and More

On the Road Again! Media That Matters, TFI Interactive, MIForum and More

Today at Dot Connector Studio HQ, I am saddling up for a snowy trip to DC, to join doc makers, researchers and funders for the 11th Annual Media That Matters conference. The focus is on media and impact, and I will be showcasing strategy tools we have helped to develop and…

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On the Trail of Emerging News Interfaces at ONA14

On the Trail of Emerging News Interfaces at ONA14

How can “cusp interfaces”—which bridge the membrane between physical and digital—be used to create new forms of journalism? Find out what I discovered at the Online News Association conference in Chicago, in this piece for PBS MediaShift. Plus, an extra bonus for those who make…

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Why I’ve Got My Eye on the Revenge of Analog

Why I’ve Got My Eye on the Revenge of Analog

This week on Medium, I write about the growing backlash against our always-on, mobile lifestyle, and ponder how new ways of connecting the digital to the physical might provide a remedy. Here are the first two pieces in my ongoing project titled The Revenge of…

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AIM and Shoot Recap

AIM and Shoot Recap

Couldn’t join us last week in LA for Media Impact Focus: AIM and Shoot? See my recap on the Media Impact Funders site for perspectives on social change documentary and photography from The National Geographic, the Magnum and Open Society Foundations, Participant Media and more.

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