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03.09.2019

Workathon for the Outriders Lab trainers in Warsaw

Outriders Lab trainers meet again to finalise their presentations during a work-a-thon spree.

23.07.2019

Train the Trainers in Warsaw

Between July 23 and 25 we met in Warsaw for a few days of an educational design training – we were working on how to build an educational curriculum for the next season of Outriders Network.

19.07.2019

First Media Garage Session in Warsaw

We met with eight participants from five media outlets from Ukraine, Belarus and Moldova for three days workshops to create their organisations tuning plans. Within next weeks they will also start working with mentors from various fields.

02.07.2019

Outride.rs joins Membership Puzzle Project

Membership Puzzle Project is a research initiative based at New York University. We are joining an amazing group of media organisations from all around the world to develop our email magazine and membership model.

24.06.2019

“Zones of fear” project in Belgium

Is Molenbeek a breeding ground for terrorists? As part of the “Zones of Fear” project, we are working on another text about so-called no-go zones and areas of sharia. This time we check the information about Molenbeek district in Brussels.

15.06.2019

Festival Wachlarz gather over 500 people

Wachlarz is a festival gathering reporters and travellers who meet to talk about the world. This year the theme of the event was “Freedom”. We featured 16 speakers who shared their experience of discovering and exploring various countries.

10.06.2019

The third stop in the Zones of Fear project

In Marseilles, we collect materials for the third part of the reportage about so-called areas of sharia and no-go zones in European cities. We talk with inhabitants, activists and local activists about how does the life in Marseille look like.

06.06.2019

Outriders Meetup in Warsaw: Community Engagement

Our Warsaw meetup devoted to the topic of community engagement was designed as a conversation start-up for Polish new media interested in engaging their communities beyond social media. We have talked about crowdfunding, subscription models, events organizing and strategic communications. Colleagues from Przekrój, Tygodnik Powszechny, Krytyka Polityczna, Non/Fiction, and PISMO showed up. Thank you for coming!

01.06.2019

Outriders Network meetup at Lviv Media Forum

At Lviv Media Forum we have hosted a workshop on storytelling with Insta Stories as well as a session devoted to the topic of interactive storytelling. Our speakers included Rafał Hetman from our team, Eva Lopez from Deutsche Welle and Zhanna Novik from Radio Free Europe. More than 100 people showed up the meetup. Lviv Media Forum remains one of our favorite journalism events. Thank you for having us!

10.05.2019

London – the next step in Zones of Fear project

London is the second city that we visit as part of our “Zones of Fear” project. According to some media and politics, in the capital of Great Britain, there are so-called no-go zones and areas of sharia in which radical Muslims want to implement Sharia law.

03.05.2019

Splice Beta in Thailand

Splice Beta is the first event in Asia so broadly bringing journalists and media startups together. We participated in the first edition and also took part in one of the sessions where we talked about Outriders Studio.

photo: Jittrapon Kaicome

26.04.2019

Tapes – new interactive story

25.04.2019

Our first member meeting

We invited members of Outride.rs community to take part in our kick off meeting of “łączymy” platform. We met in Bar Studio in Warsaw to present our initial ideas and gather feedback from people. After three hours we left really pumped with energy.

15.04.2019

New Caledonia – new interactive story

“(In)dependence” is an interactive story about New Caledonia, its inhabitants and their pursuit for independence, about their life and customs.

11.04.2019

Outriders Network Meetup in Minsk: Cross-border Reporting

Outriders Meetup in Minsk was organised in collaboration with the Press Club in Belarus. The talks included Tina Lee from Hostwriter talking about their work, Hanna Liubakova from Outriders sharing her experiences of reporting on Belarus abroad, and Jakub Górnicki presenting Outriders model of building trans-national collaborations and managing a diverse newsroom.

05.04.2019

Outriders sessions at International Journalism Festival

We went to the XIV International Journalism Festival in Perugia where we spoke about Solutions & Engagement Journalism, mediascape in Ukraine, journalistic innovations in the CEE and media start-ups struggle all over the world.

Meetup Budapest
21.03.2019

Outriders Network Meetup in Budapest: Disinformation

In the capital of Hungary, we gathered to talk about disinformation. Joined by speakers from Italy, Macedonia and Austria we held two workshops, consultations and public event. All together over 110 people took part!

21.03.2019

#Łączymy (connecting) campaign begins

#Łączymy means #Connecting. For us it means two things – set of “listening activities” which we introduce for our community (and not only) which will help us better understand society’s issues, problems and fears. As well as it’s the name of campaign which promotes it all and begins roll out.

Meetup Sofia
14.03.2019

Outriders Network Meetup in Sofia: Cross Border Stories

Over 100 people joined us for workshops and meetup about cross-border stories in the capitol of Bulgaria.  Almost 800 shared interest in all activities!

05.03.2019

Looking for reporters to join #ZonesOfFear project

After producing first part of the project we now go into its cross-border part. We are looking for reporters based in Germany, France, London and Belgium.

21.02.2019

Let’s get together – announced as theme of Outriders Summit 2019

Second edition of Outriders Summit will happen on November 21st and 22nd in Warsaw.

15.02.2019

Zones of Fear project begins in Malmö

Zones of Fear is a reporting project about life of Muslims in Europe. It will combine cross-border collaboration of reporters as well as interactive way of telling the story. The first part happened in Sweden and Rafał Hetman together with Marcin Suder were lead reporters.

23.01.2019

Vienna Unconference – The European Media Literacy Toolkit for Newsrooms

Ewa Dziardziel took part in a unconference hosted by Global Editors Network. Among 20 journalists she shared her knowledge and thoughts on media literacy as well as ideas about tools for journalists to help them fight with disinformation.

27.11.2018

New outride.rs website goes into beta

Our designer Arkadiusz Sołdon and coder Piotr Kliks created a new design of Outride.rs to make it look like a magazine.

15.11.2018

Session and media production at Megaphone event

Jakub Górnicki and Rafał Hetman conducted a workshop on storytelling and how to use it as a tool for building a brand and community engagement.

12.11.2018

Journalism (R)evolution conference in Sofia, Bulgaria

Jakub Górnicki talked about Outriders business model during discussion panels In Search of a New Business Model and How Do They Innovate?

05.11.2018

News Impact Academy in Warsaw

Ewa Dziardziel took part in a two-days workshop on how to engage audience members and learned about the different membership systems.

27.10.2018

Kickstarting media hackathon in Minsk

LaunchME Hackathon was organized by the first Belarusian accelerator for technology startups in the media industry, an initiative of Press Club Belarus and SPACE in partnership with the British Embassy in Minsk.

26.10.2018

Talking at MMIT Forum in Minsk

On the second day of Media Management and IT Forum, Jakub Górnicki run workshop on storytelling: Let me tell you a story.

25.10.2018

Presenting solutions journalism in Kraków

Rafał Hetman was explaining the idea of solutions journalism and how it can support local communities at Ashoka organised event.

09.10.2018

Code for All Summit

Jakub Gornicki was a host at Code for All Summit in Bucharest, an event which brings together the key players in civic technology from around the world.

08.10.2018

Rafał Hetman nominated to Mediatory

He was nominated for two interactives: Clear Water and The Luggage, and for transforming them into Instastories.

06.10.2018

g0vtech Summit in Taiwan

Jakub Górnicki gave a speech about the intersection of journalism and civic tech – two fields which for a long time didn’t go together, and how solutions journalism can connect those two.

27.09.2018

Solutions journalism workshop with Tina Rosenberg

Tina Rosenberg a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist (Solutions Journalism Network) introduced the concept of solutions journalism during the workshop we have organized with Ashoka CEE.

26.09.2018

Outriders celebrates 1 year anniversary

Proudly we got to this point and after hard work on Outriders Summit, we finally had a moment to celebrate Outriders first anniversary.

24.09.2018

Second edition of Digital Cultures launches

Outriders were one of the partners of Digital Cultures –  a conference which serves as an international platform for meetings between Polish artists and international culture managers, organized by Adam Mickiewicz Insitute.

23.09.2018

Workshop at Digital Cultures

Nobody wants to fund culture? Nonsense! – Jakub Górnicki run a workshop about different financing models and knock down stereotypes around them with invited guests.

21.09.2018

Session “Covering migration in an atmosphere of hostility” at n-ost media conference

Jakub Górnicki was moderating discusson between Robert Brestan  from HlidaciPes, and Boróka Parászka from 168ora.hu.

15.09.2018

Outride.rs begins publishing regular articles from China

Lola García-Ajofrín, a Spanish reporter living in Shanghai started writing regular articles about living in China.

14.09.2018

Digital Influencers Hub in Thesalloniki

01.09.2018

Correctiv Festival in Düsseldorf

Thanks to EJC we took part in another JFF gathering and joined the discussion about challenges in setting up and running non-profit newsroom.

31.08.2018

Gorani is also our first story released in “stories” format on Instagram, Facebook and Google AMP

18.08.2018

Multimedia Kalisz project begins

07.08.2018

Announcing the winners of the Ukrainian Democractic Challenges grant program

06.07.2018

Work begins on new outride.rs website

After long process of defining outride.rs mission, vision, goals and editorial process we started a process of designing the new website which will embody what we want to accomplish with our platform.

21.06.2018

Advisory Board of Outriders announced

07.06.2018

Personal Democracy Forum in New York

01.06.2018

Global Editors Network in Lisbon

19.05.2018

Panel at Lviv Media Forum

26.04.2018

Personal Democracy Forum CEE in Gdańsk, Poland

18.04.2018

Introducing Dispatches from Turkey

17.04.2018

Wachlarz Community meetup with Mateusz Waligóra

16.04.2018

Solutions Journalism Workshop with Nina Fasciaux and Samantha McCann from the Solutions Journalism Network

12.04.2018

Outriders at the International Journalism Festival in Perugia

13.03.2018

Wachlarz Community Meetup with Andrzej Budnik (Los Wiaheros)

13.02.2018

Wachlarz Community Meetup with Maria Hawranek and Szymon Opryszek

17.01.2018

Journalism Funders Forum in Amsterdam

Journalism Funders Forum is a project by European Journalism Centre which connects funders and media organisation. We were eager to share our thoughts on what challenges journalism startups and what funders could do to adapt to changing environment in which we operate in.

12.01.2018

Wachlarz Community Meetup with Bartek Sabela

12.12.2017

Grand Press Digital 2017 for Outride.rs!

12.12.2017

Local Community Meetups Wachlarz are back!

08.12.2017

Outride.rs at the Digital Stories Lab

During the first edition of Digital Stories Lab organised by Total Immersion foundation we had a pleasure background information about how we work on various interactive stories of ours to an international group of participants.

06.12.2017

Corruption-Free Cities of the Future in Albania

06.12.2017

Our “Migration” Exhibition at TEDxPoznań

05.12.2017

Human Rights Communication 2.0 in Budapest

At the event organised by ODIHR a branch of OSCE we did two things. One – presented our way of thinking behind telling stories and then conducted a workshop for human rights defenders from participants from Europe, South Caucasus and Central Asia.

30.11.2017

Wrażliwy (“Sensitive”) Festival

27.11.2017

Introducing Dispatches from the Middle East

21.11.2017

Workshop for the School of Digital Leaders “Re:media”

18.11.2017

CompassFest in Lviv

14.11.2017

Data vs. the truth at the DataFest in Georgia

09.11.2017

We made it! 105% of Our Crowdfunding Goals Achieved

06.11.2017

Mogadishu – interactive story from Somalia

29.10.2017

Outride.rs nominated to the Mediatory Award!

27.10.2017

Mosul Exhibition at the Szwalnia Theatre in Łódź

23.10.2017

Lunik IX at the “Kontynenty” meeting in Lublin

23.10.2017

Marcin Suder and Jakub Górnicki at the Blog Forum in Gdańsk

23.10.2017

Talking about Outride.rs at the Film Spring Open

09.10.2017

TransUkraine – an interactive story about traveling through Ukraine

27.09.2017

Outriders Nonprofit Organisation Officially Registered

26.09.2017

Official Launch of the Outride.rs and the kick off of the Crowdfunding Campaign

25.09.2017

Multimedia Story at the Digital Cultures Festival in Poland

15.09.2017

Deep Breath wins the hostwriter Pitch Prize!

15.09.2017

Introducing Dispatches from Latin America

11.09.2017

NewsSummit in Budapest

11.09.2017

Outriders in Belgrade at the Business and Trust Forum

09.09.2017

Training Young Journalists in Potsdam

27.08.2017

Mosul at the Non Fiction Festival in Cracow

26.08.2017

Two Multimedia Exhibitions at MiedziankaFest

25.08.2017

Mosul – photostory about the Battle of Mosul

14.08.2017

Jekaterina Pavlova starts the DCN Fellowship at Outride.rs

25.07.2017

Suspended – an Interactive Story

24.07.2017

Journalism and monetisation – a hackathon in Moldova

28.06.2017

Difficult topics – StoryCode Warsaw

22.06.2017

Outride.rs in the finals of the Global Editor’s Lab in Vienna

10.06.2017

How to make journalists projects? PressClub in Minsk

03.06.2017

Journalism Funders Forum in Hamburg

26.05.2017

How to combine journalist values with technology? Lviv Media Forum 2017

05.05.2017

Deep Breath – our interactive project happening now on 4 continents

19.04.2017

Introducing Dispatches from Ukraine

05.04.2017

Civic Technology and Media – Personal Democracy Forum 2017

05.04.2017

Digital Disruption Forum in Kiev

20.03.2017

Outriders wins the Editor’s Lab in Warsaw

16.03.2017

Our Partnership with the NiemanLab

16.02.2017

Many tools. One Story. RockIt 2017

26.01.2017

Aula Polska and the role of the foreign correspondends

17.01.2017

World 2016

10.01.2017

Starting Outriders!