Hugo Barbieux

Hugo Barbieux studied European journalism in Brussels where he also completed a successful thesis entitled The Political and Sociological Reasons for the Resurgence of Populism. He has then studied diverse techniques of data journalism and investigation journalism including the use of computational thinking at Birmingham City University.

Latest posts

AlgoRail: Staying in the UK despite Brexit – with the help of a mobile App

EU citizens can obtain permissions to stay in the UK via a mobile app. The partly automated checking has allowed for quick processing of the first 3 million applications. At the fourth stop of our AlgoRail through Europe, Hugo Barbieux explains the app’s functionality and the reasons why both some young and old users’ despair over the app. Pablo Duro is a PhD student at Manchester Metropolitan University. A few months ago, he received the “Pre-Settled” status, […]