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Friday, November 17 • 17:45 - 19:15
GIJN Members Meeting

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This conference is made possible because of the Global Investigative Journalism Network, an association of 155 nonprofits and kindred organizations in 68 countries. GIJN works with its members, partner groups, and journalists to build and strengthen the practice of investigative journalism worldwide. The GIJN Board of Directors will hold an open meeting, with reports by the chair and executive director, followed by presentations from those hoping to host the Global Conference in 2019. 

Moderators
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Brant Houston

Knight Chair in Investigative Reporting, University of Illinois
Brant Houston is the Knight Chair in Investigative Reporting at the University of Illinois where he teaches and works on projects and research involving the use of data analysis in journalism. He is co-founder of the Global Investigative Journalism Network and the Institute for Nonprofit... Read More →

Speakers
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Jan Gunnar Furuly

Journalist, Aftenposten
Journalist at the investigative unit at daily Aftenposten in Oslo, Norway. Board member at Global Investigative Journalism Network (GIJN) and member of the Advisory Council at SKUP in Norway.
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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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Anton Harber

Professor, Journalism and Media Studies, University of the Witwatersrand
Anton Harber is Professor of Journalism and Media Studies at University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg. His research interests include journalism; media; and history of South African media. Harber is the Founding Editor of the Mail & Guardian newspaper (previously known as... Read More →
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Carlos Eduardo Huertas

Director, CONNECTAS
Carlos Eduardo Huertas is the Director of CONNECTAS and also the Chief of Party of the Investigative Reporting Initiative in the Americas, a project of the International Center for Journalists (ICFJ). CONNECTAS is a regional journalistic platform that promotes the interchange of information and knowledge about key issues in the Americas. It started during Huertas period as a Nieman Fellow 2012 at Harvard University with the support of the Knight Foundation. Now, this platform... Read More →
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Eva Jung

Investigative Journalist, Berlingske
Eva Jung has been worked as an investigative journalist since 2011 with daily Berlingske, Denmark. | | Has recently worked on the #laundromat cross border cooperations. Berlingske obtained the leak that became The Azerbaijani Laundromat, shared it with the OCCRP and the two media... Read More →
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David Kaplan

Executive Director, Global Investigative Journalism Network
David E. Kaplan is executive director of Global Investigative Journalism Network (GIJN), the international association of investigative reporting organizations, with 155 member groups in 68 countries. He has worked as an investigative journalist for more than 30 years, reported from... Read More →
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Oleg Khomenok

Senior Media Advisor, Internews Network
Oleg Khomenok is a Global Investigative Journalism Network Board member, senior media advisor of Internews Network, and program manager of Strengthening of Investigative Reporting in Ukraine project (Slidstvo.info). He has more than 20 years of experience in journalism, media education... Read More →
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Syed Nazakat

CEO and Editor-In-Chief, DataLEADS and CIJ (India)
Syed Nazakat is an award-winning journalist, media entrepreneur, founder and Editor-In-Chief of DataLEADS, which is a data-driven Indian initiative aimed to create new platforms of data research and storytelling. DataLEADS conducts series of unique data boot camps in different parts... Read More →
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Bruce Shapiro

Executive Director, Dart Center for Journalism & Trauma
Bruce Shapiro is executive Director of the Dart Center for Journalism and Trauma, encouraging innovative reporting on violence, conflict and tragedy worldwide from the Center’s headquarters at Columbia University in New York City.
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Margo Smit

ombudsman, NPO
Margo Smit is news ombudsman since August 1, 2015, overseeing the journalistic output of the Dutch public broadcasters at NPO since january 1, 2017. | Smit has been working in journalism since 1989. She was successively a desk editor at commercial and public broadcasters, parliamentary... Read More →



Friday November 17, 2017 17:45 - 19:15
Wits Science Stadium - Auditorium 3 West Campus, Torrance St, Johannesburg,

Attendees (142)