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    CIJ Summer Conference
    2-4 July 2015
    Goldsmiths, University of London
    #CIJSummer
     

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Timetable 2015

The CIJ Summer Conference 2015 timetable will be constantly updated as the speakers and talks are confirmed.

Those sessions marked as [Rec] will be recorded. 

Biographies for all our speakers can be found on the Teachers and Speakers page. Additional information on each session can be found on the Class Information page.

CIJ Summer Conference party will take place on Friday 3 July.
A sandwich lunch for speakers and delegates is provided on Saturday 4 July.
Tea and coffee is served twice a day on all three days. 

For more information, email: marina@tcij.org

Thursday 2 July
8.15-9.00 Registration, tea and coffee - Professor Stuart Hall Atrium
 
9.00-9.30 Welcome by Gavin MacFadyen, Director of the CIJ - Professor Stuart Hall LG01
 
  Talk 1 Talk 2 Talk 3 Data Journalism Data Journalism
9.30-10.40

Understanding Company Accounts: How to Get the Most out of Companies House. Martin Tomkinson and Robert Miller

Libel and Privacy Law. Justin Walford

Correctiv: Germany's New Investigative Outlet. David Crawford

TBC Introduction to Data Journalism: How to get the most out of the CAR tracks for maximum impact. Aron Pilhofer, David Donald, Luuk Sengers. Crina Boros
 
10.55-12.05

Understanding Company Accounts 1: Profits and Losses. Raj Bairoliya

Sign up required
Introduction to Interactive Storytelling. Sandra Gaudenzi

Case Study: Who shot down Flight MH17? David Crawford

Access 1: Understanding Databases (B), Hands-on, Aron Pilhofer Excel 1: the Power of Data Analysis for Stories (B), Hands-on, David Donald
 
12.05-13.20 Lunch break
 
           
13.20-14.30

Understanding Company Accounts 2: Assets and LiabilitiesRaj Bairoliya
S
ign up required

TBC

CooperativeNew Ways of Doing Investigations: The Bristol Cable.
Adan Cantwell-Corn and Alon Aviram

Access 2: Digging for the Story (B), Hands-on. Aron Pilhofter Excel 2: Finding the Patterns in the Data (B), Hands-on, David Donald
 
14.45-15.55

Understanding Company Accounts 3: The Small Print and Q&A. Raj Bairoliya
S
ign up required

TBC TBC Access 3: Joining databases for deeper analysis (B), Hands-on. Aron Pilhofer Excel 3: Summarising Your data for the Big Picture (B), Hands-on, David Donald
 
16.10-17.20

Understanding Company Accounts 4: an Interactive Demonstration. Raj Bairoliya
S
ign up required

TBC TBC TBC Excel 4: Stats: Excel as data analysis tool (B), Hands-on David, Donald

  

Friday 3 July
8.40-9.00 Registration, tea and coffee - Professor Stuart Hall Atrium
 
  Talk 1 Talk 2 Talk 3 Data Journalism Data Journalism
9.00- 10.10

Financial Journalism - TBC

Story-based Inquiry 1:  A method through the madness: Using hypotheses and chronologies to frame and advance your project. Mark Lee Hunter

Information Access Law – Freedom of Information and Beyond. Jenna Corderoy and Sid Ryan

SQL 1 (A), Hands-on, David Donald Excel 1: the Power of Data Analysis for Stories (B), Hands-on
 
10.25- 11.35

Financial Journalism - TBC

Story-based Inquiry 2: Creative Techniques. Scenarisation and source mapping. Luuk Sengers

Information Access Law:  Asking the right questions. Jenna Corderoy and Sid Ryan

SQL 2 (A), Hands-on, David Donald Excel 2: Finding the Patterns in the Data (B), Hands-on
 
11.35- 12.45 Financial Journalism - TBC DIY Investigationsand citizen journalism: Bellingcat. Eliot Higgins

Information Access Law: Getting the Answers. Jenna Cordery and Sid Ryan

Story-based Inquiry 3: Practical Tools. Using a research database and other record keeping software. Luuk Sengers

Excel 3: Summarising Your data for the Big Picture (B), Hands-on
 
12:45-13.45 Lunch break
 
           

13.45-
14.55

Financial Journalism - TBC

Story-based Inquiry 4: Crafting the Story. A continuous process. Mark Lee Hunter

Advanced Online Search Murray Dick

Fusion Tables: Mapping your data (A), Hands-on, Crina Boros Data management: Importing, cleaning and creating your own data tables, (B)
 

15.10- 16.20

Financial Journalism - TBC

TBC Verifying Online Sources Murray Dick Data journalism at the Guardian (A) Aron Pilhofer TBC
 
16.30- 17.40

TBC

TBC Verifying online sources
Murray Dick
TBC TBC
   

17.40- 20.00        CIJ Summer Conference Party

 
Saturday 4 July
  Talks                                                                                                                                                           Secuirty Clinic                                               
 
9.30-
10.30

TBC

InfoSec Clinic
 

10.40- 
11.40

TBC

InfoSec Clinic

 

12.00-
13.00

HSBC Leaks: from blowing a whistle to front pages
With Herve Falciani (the HSBC leaks whistleblower), David Leigh (Investigative Journalist)and James Oliver (BBC Panorama) 
InfoSec Clinic
 
13.00-14.00 Lunch for speakers and delegates
 
  Talks                                                                               Security Clinic                                                               
 

14.00-
15.00

 

TBC

 

InfoSec Clinic
 

15.10-
16.10

TBC

InfoSec Clinic
 

16.20-
17.20

TBC  
 
Thank you and goodbye