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Cedric Sam is a programmer and researcher at the JMSC working in the field of data and computational journalism.
Since joining the JMSC is February 2010, Cedric has worked on the China Media Project website and provided expertise on technical matters. He is the teaching assistant for the data journalism course.
Prior to coming to Hong Kong, Cedric worked for CBC/Radio-Canada in his hometown of Montreal.
His data projects with La Presse during the last general election in Canada, including a map of political financing, were viewed by more than half a million pairs of eyes and won him the Canadian Online Publishing Award for best cross-platform initiative.
Cedric completed undergraduate studies in Biochemistry and Computer Science at McGill University in 2004, and is currently putting the finishing touches to a part-time Master of Design (Interaction Design Specialism) at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University School of Design.