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Djordje Padejski

Stanford University - John S. Knight Journalism Fellowships
Impact Leader
San Francisco Bay Area
Djordje Padejski is the Impact Leader at Stanford University’s JSK Fellowships, where he mentors fellows and alumni pursuing innovative projects, and focuses on innovation and computational journalism. He is an international award-winning investigative journalist, member of ICIJ’s Offshore Leaks investigation. He was the founding director of FOIA Machine, a public record platform hosted by the Center for Investigative Reporting, now by Muckrock Foundation. He conceptualized FOIA Machine as a 2012 Knight Fellow at Stanford.
Padejski entered journalism as a student during the Milosevic regime in Serbia, and has become one of the leading investigative journalists since. His stories about organized crime in 2005, earned him the Serbian Award for Investigative Reporting. In 2006, he co-founded the Center for Investigative Reporting in Serbia - CINS, and served as founding director, conducting trainings and overseeing award-winning projects on government corruption. In 2008, he joined OCCRP to work on cross-border investigative projects in the Balkans.
Friday, November 17

21:30 PST