PRESS RELEASE Zellik (Belgium), Tuesday 18 September 2018 The EIJC & Dataharvest Conference becomes an independent organisation On 10 September 2018, the board of Journalisfund.eu has decided to make The European Investigative Journalism Conference (EIJC) & Dataharvest a stand-alone venture in its own right, fully independent from Journalismfund.eu. With this decision Journalismfund.eu will also be able… Continue reading PRESS RELEASE: EIJC & Dataharvest Conference to become an independent organisation
Journalismfund.eu’s European Investigative Journalism Conference & Dataharvest has been bringing together investigative journalists and data specialists since its first conference in 2011. The eighth edition, held in Mechelen, Belgium, from May 24-27, was the most successful yet, with 470 participants from 52 countries. Following is the keynote from Joris Luyendijk, author of Swimming With Sharks:… Continue reading Joris Luyendijk’s keynote speech at EIJC18
On this page we’ll gather all EIJC & Dataharvest 2018 material, ranging from speakers’ tip sheets and presentations over written accounts and wrap-up articles to photos. If you wrote something, be sure to share it with us! Find tip sheets, presentations and other post-conference stuff here.
Journalist and author Joris Luyendijk gave much food for thought during his keynote at EIJC & Dataharvest 2018. One of the questions he tried to answer was if investigative journalists are giving ammunition to populism in Europe by writing constant negative stories on the EU. Are investigative journalists, in other words, the useful idiots of… Continue reading Joris Luyendijk’s keynote address: Bringing journalism into a new era
Have a look at what the Dataharvest Conference will look like this year. You can find us at Thomas More Mechelen. Two journalism students put this clip together especially for you.