Summer School 2016
The 2016 Summer School was held at Goldsmiths, University of London. Some of the sessions were recorded and you can watch them online:
Welcome by Gavin MacFadyen
The Importance of Investigative Journalism
The CIJ's director talks about why investigative journalism is as important as ever and the plans for the CIJ.
James B. Steele: A Document State of Mind
This session by the Pulitzer Prize winning journalist explored how to find and analyse obscure reports and documents on persons, institutions, companies and programs – valuable information that is often otherwise unattainable.
New Business Models for Journalism: Building Success by Building Community
Rob Wijnberg and Ernst-Jan Pfauth talk to Mark Lee Hunter about De Correspondent - a Dutch journalism platform that focuses on background, analysis, investigative reporting.
Talks and Training
The Ferret: Nosing Up The Trousers Of Power
Rachel Hamada and Peter Geoghegan explain how The Ferret has evolved into a worker- and reader-owned cooperative, how it is exploring different methods of funding, including crowdfunding and subscriptions, learn from its successes and its challenges and discover what its goals are for the future.
Jonathan Stoneman's hands-on introduction to the most powerful free data cleaning tool.