Eventful helps produce news reports using hybrid crowds (online and offline). Eventful automatically recruits and guides crowd workers who attend events in person to perform information collection missions. Eventful explores and hopes to problematize the concept of "journalism as a service."
- Elena Agapie, Jaime Teevan, and Andrés Monroy-Hernández, Crowdsourcing in the Field: A Case Study Using Local Crowds for Event Reporting, in Human Computation (HCOMP), AAAI - Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence, August 2015.
- Elena Agapie and Andres Monroy-Hernandez, Eventful: Crowdsourcing Local News Reporting, Collective Intelligence Conference, 2014.