Notes on the Hawaii false alarm, one year later

Alex Wellerstein, a professor at the Stevens Institute of Technology and participant at the 2019 Hawaii Journalism Workshop organized by Atomic Reporter and the Stanley Foundation, posted a blog entry after the workshop ended, on January 13th, 2019. Today is the one-year anniversary of the Hawaii false alarm, in which the Hawaii Emergency Management Agency… Read More Notes on the Hawaii false alarm, one year later

Hawaii 2019 Journalism Workshop: Visit to East-West Centre and Simulation Game

Day two of the 2019 Hawaii Journalism Workshop included a talk on “Asia–Pacific Security: Regional Tensions and New Dimensions of Nuclear Risk”, moderated by Ota Masakatsu; a panel moderated by Alex Wellerstein focusing on “Digital Disinformation, Cyber Meddling, and Mean Tweets”; and, tailor-made for this event, an intensive simulation game that involved reporters directly and… Read More Hawaii 2019 Journalism Workshop: Visit to East-West Centre and Simulation Game

Hawaii 2019 Journalism Workshop: First impressions

The first day of the 2019 Hawaii Journalism Workshop has ended in Kapolei. Highlights of the day were presentations by Alex Wellerstein on Crisis Response and the New Nuclear Threat Landscape; Jaclyn Kerr on Information and Communications Technologies, and Nuclear Crisis Stability; Katie Joseff on Social Media Disinformation in Crisis Situations; and Andrew Futter on Cyber… Read More Hawaii 2019 Journalism Workshop: First impressions