Thursday, November 16 • 11:15 - 12:30
Editing the Investigative Story

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Great editors are hard to find. Great investigative editors are even more rare. It takes a unique combination of skills to help organize, protect, nurture and motivate investigative reporters, who can be notoriously difficult to manage. And that's just inside the newsroom. Outside await angry officials, companies, lawsuits, and other challenges. Here's advice from some of the best in the business.

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Eva Jung

Investigative Journalist, Berlingske
Eva Jung has been working as an investigative journalist since 2011 with daily Berlingske, Denmark. Since 2017 also based in Brussels as EU correspondent. Through 2017 and 2018 investigated the 200 bn euro money laundering scandal at Danske Bank. Jung and colleagues have been awarded... Read More →

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Marina Walker Guevara

Deputy Director, International Consortium of Investigative Journalists
Marina Walker Guevara is deputy director of the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists, an independent network of reporters headquartered in Washington, DC. A native of Argentina, her investigations have won and shared more than 25 national and international awards... Read More →
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Musikilu Mojeed

Editor-in-Chief/Chief Operating Officer, Premium Times
Musikilu Mojeed, Nigeria, is an award-winning investigative journalist and editor-in-chief at Nigeria's Premium Times. Mojeed was a 2012 Knight Journalism Fellow at Stanford University, and Ford Foundation International Fellow at The City University of New York. He was a jury member... Read More →
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Mark Schoofs

Investigations & Projects Editor, BuzzFeed News
Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Mark Schoofs is Buzzfeed News' Investigations & Projects Editor. He was previously a senior editor at ProPublica, the non-profit investigative reporting organization. Before that, he had worked for more than 11 years at The Wall Street Journal, where... Read More →

Thursday November 16, 2017 11:15 - 12:30 PST
Wits Science Stadium - Auditorium 5 West Campus, Torrance St, Johannesburg