1. About the Conference

    Conference Updates

    Next CIJ Investigative Journalism Conference will take place 2-4 July 2015 at Goldsmiths, University of London.

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  2. Timetable 2015

    Timetable

    Plan your time at the Summer School.

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  3. Class Information

    Class Information

    Detailed information about what you can expect at the 2014 CIJ Investigative Journalism Conference and Summer School.

     

     

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  4. Teachers and Speakers

    Teachers and Speakers

    Find out who who'll be speaking and teaching at this year's CIJ Investigative Journalism Conference and Summer School.

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  5. Previous Summer Schools

    Previous Summer Schools

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About the CIJ Summer Conference

 

CIJ Summer Conference 
NEW DATES!
2-4 July 2015
New Academic Building
Goldsmiths, University of London

The CIJ Investigative Journalism Conference (formerly Summer School) is the only eventin the UK offering 5 strands of practical training for journalists and anyone interested in advancing their investigative skills. 

Topics include: 

- Inspirational investigations from around the world
- Data journalism (formerly Computer Assisted Reporting)
- Understanding company accounts
- Tax avoidance and offshore jurisdictions
- Libel and Privacy Law
- Story-based Inquiry
- Freedom of Information Act
- Covert filming
- i-Docs (WebDocs) and data visualisation

You can download the Summer School brochure 2014 as a pdf for your reference.

"Always something to learn. Great access to speakers. Inthusiastic and knowledgeable fellow delegates."
"A truly enlightening experience! Well worth the money!"
 

SPEAKERS 2015:

Some of the worl;s leading journalists and journalism trainers will be speaking and teaching at the event. 
See our speakers list.

NEW FORMAT: 

The first two days of the conference will feature practical courses and hands-on workshops, which will enable participants to start practicing their new skills immediately. 
Day three: Saturday 4th of July will feature keynote speeches and discussions from some of the leading journalists in the UK and internationally. 
You can book for all three days or for each day individually. 

 

2014 DELEGATES' FEEDBACK:

"Top class speakers."

"Inspiring, lots of great people to meet and start new projects with. Amazing speakers."

"I am coming away inspired and with new skills."

"Greatly exceeded all expectations for content, contacts and firing up my own ideas."

"Learnt so much in three days that I will need three months to go through the information."

"Always something to learn. Great access to speakers. Inthusiastic and knowledgeable fellow delegates."

"Inspired me on a number of issues for my work. Made some new contacts."

"Would have been awful to miss such a fantastic opportunity. Though a first-timer, what I have learned in three days have set in an explosive manner."

"The event couldn't have been better!"

"Gets better every year!"

"A truly enlightening experience! Well worth the money!"

"Exceeded all expectations!"

"The programme was superb. I'll be back!"

 

Bookings

Bookings are now open! 

Prices 2015
15% Early Bird discount till 30 April 

Freelancers/small organisations (fewer than 10 people): 
Day 1 - £140 (£119 - early bird)
Day 2 - £140 (£119 - early bird)
Day 3 - £110 (93.50 - early bird)
Days 1-3 - £360 (£306 - eraly bird) 

Big organisations (10+ people): 
Day 1 - £180 (£153 - early bird)
Day 2 - £180 (£153 - eraly bird)
Day 3- £130 (£110.50 - early bird) 
Days 1-3 - £460 (£391 - early bird)

Students*

Day 3  - £70 (£59.50 - early bird)
Days 1-3 - £175 (148.75 - early bird)

*Only full time students qualify for the discount and must present a valid student card. 
There is currently no option for students to attend days 1 or 2 only. We may have availability two weeks before the event. Please contact the organisers. 

Cancellations policy
A full refund, minus £20 handling fee, is offered to cancellations made by email before the 2nd of June 2015. 
After that places are not refundable, but are transferable as long as the transfer is like for like or the difference paid. 

Please REGISTER FIRST then pay by bank transfer or PayPal.


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