The European Investigative Journalism Conference

Slides and handouts 2020

Here you will find slides and handouts from the Dataharvest Digital 2020 sessions. The slides are ordered alphabetically after session name.

“Algorithms are here already – we’ve found some for you”, speakers: Fabio Chiusi and Matthias Spielkamp, date Nov 3, 2020

“Alternative revenue sources for independent organisations”, speakers Robert Schmidt and Richard Addy, date: Oct 20, 2020

“Aviation and Shipping Industry – why are there so few stories?”, speakers: Chloë Farand and Faïg Abbasov, date: Nov 10, 2020

“Big polluters and wealthy climate deniers: who are the lobbyists in the climate field?”, speakers: Lala Hakuma Dadci and Mat Hope, date: Nov 11, 2020

“Bring your ‘silly question’ related to climate and energy!”, speakers: Sven Egenter and Julian Wettengel, CLEW, date: Sept 17, 2020

“Buy a stove for a farmer, plant a tree: where does your climate compensation money really end up?”, speaker: Sebastian Stryhn Kjeldtoft and Carl Emil Arnfred, date Nov 11, 202. Access to Politiken’s Emission reduction credit database

“Chase the money: How to write good grant applications”, speakers Brigitte Alfter and Stephanie Reuter, date Oct 22, 2020

“Climate change is fake news”, speaker: Annika Joeres, date Sept 16, 2020

“Conflict of interest monitoring network”, speakers Stéphane Horel, Anne Chailleu, Pierre-Alain Jachiet, Luc Martinon, Ioana Manolescu, Hristio Boytchev

“Coordination in good cross-border teams”, speakers: Elisa Simantke and Simon Bowers, date: Nov 24, 2020

“Crowdsourcing data and information for investigative projects”, speaker: Justus von Daniels, date Oct 20, 2020

“Data Buffet with the OECD”, speaker Jonas Teusch, date Sept 17, 2020

“Data Buffet with the European Environmental Agency”, speaker: Suzanne Dael, date Nov 10, 2020

“Digital harassment: A threat against press freedom”, speakers Maia Kahlke Lorentzen and Freja Wedenborg, date: Nov 17, 2020

“Digital security: Protect your communication”, speaker: Freja Wedenborg, date Nov 17, 2020

“Europe beyond coal – are we there yet?”, speaker: Yannis Orestis Papadimitriou, Sept 17, 2020

“Find connections in company and property registers” speaker: Miranda Patrucic, date Sept 3, 2020

FOI lunch 1: Catching up on trade secrets, speakers Stéphane Horel, Freja Wedenborg, Edouard Perrin, date: Sept. 22, 2020

FOI lunch 2: How to deal with data access obstruction?, speakers: Stéphane Horel (slides), Helena Bengtsson, Nils Mulvad, date: Sept 23, 2020

“From concept to reality: developing ideas for cross-border collaborations”, speaker Jeroen Trommen, date Oct 13, 2020

“From mine to your mobile phone: Tracking minerals”, speaker: Cécile Schillis-Gallego, date: Oct 7, 2020

“From newsletters to euros: how to monetise audience engagement”, speaker Oliver Moldenhauer, date Oct 22, 2020

“Generating story ideas from data”, speakers: Rui Barros (slides), Dada Lyndell (slides) Winny de Jong, date: Sept 30, 2020

“Going to court to get information: Cases from Spain and Greece”, date Sept. 24, speakers Stéphane M. Grueso and Stefanos Loukopoulos

“Good intentions, bad execution – green’s not always clean”, speakers:  Alisa Yurchenko, Dina Djordjević and Pippa Gallop, date Nov 11, 2020

“Hands on workshop: Signal in an editorial setting”, speaker: Freja Wedenborg, date: Nov 19, 2020

“How can journalists and independent organisations find opportunities during the coronavirus crisis”, speakers Tabea Grzeszyk and John Crowley, date: Oct 21, 2020

“How to build a data hypothesis”, speaker: Anastasia Valeeva, date: Sept 16, 2020

“How to work in multi-disciplinary teams”, speaker Uli Köppen, date Nov 25, 2020

“Journalism that empowers”, speakers Nina Fasciaux and Karel Smouter, date Nov 26, 2020. Nina’s list of resources

Mapping empty homes across Europe: getting, cleaning up and analysing different kinds of data”, speakers Hazel Sheffield and Brecht Castel, date Oct. 14, 2020

My favourite free data tool, speakers: Ana Lutzsky (slides), Friedrich Lindenberg (Aleph Data Desk and guide to ADD), Hay Kranen (slides and link to Youtube-dl), Kira Schacht (Table Capture and Tabula), Marije Rooze: Mapshaper, Daniel S: and

“Nine principles for the ethical use of AI”, speaker: Andreas Marckmann Andreassen, date: Sept 29, 2020

“Overcoming bias in collaborations”, speakers: Hadjar Benmiloud and Tabea Grzeszyk, date: Nov 25, 2020

Public health week, document with notes and links from several sessions.

“Putting yourself on the map: learn how to map data in QGIS“, speaker: Niko Kommenda, date Oct 20, 2020

“Researching the rise of the far right across Europe”, speakers Silvio Duwe and Eleonora Vio, date Oct 15, 2020

“Securing the crossborder team”, speaker: Benedikt Hebeisen, date: January 12, 2021

“Securing your sources – working with whistleblowers”, slides from Ida Nowers, date November 19, 2020

“Size doesn’t matter: how small independent organisations can learn from each other and collaborate effectively (editorial)”, speaker Rachel Knaebel, date Oct 20, 2020.

“Size doesn’t matter: how small independent organisations can learn from each other and collaborate effectively (non-editorial)“, speakers Jan-Willem Sanders and Pierre Leibovici, date Oct 19, 2020

“Spotting algorithms in the wild”, speaker: Nicolas Kayser-Bril, date Nov 3, 2020

“Stress management for journalists”, speakers Kim Brice and Robin van Raaij,

“Tenders and procurement”, speaker: Eva Belmonte, date Sept 10, 2020

“Tenders and procurement”, speaker: Manuela Cruz, date Sept 10, 2020

“The Shell Papers: Freedom of Information requests are part of the story”, speakers: Bas van Beek, Roger Vleugels, date Sept 22, 2020

“Tracking algorithms using massive FOI requests”, speaker Anne Kaun, date Nov. 4, 2020

“Tracking carbon fraudsters and future frauds on the energy market”, speaker Marius Frunza, date: Nov 11, 2020

“Tracking environmental problems with satellite pictures”, Speaker: Ben Heubl, date: October 7

“Tracking European weapons in Libya”, speakers Hans-Martin Tillack, Philipp Grüll and Benjamin Strick. investigation by Hans-Martin Tillack (in German) June 23, 2020,  and August 25, 2020. Date: October 8, 2020.

“Tracking planes and ships”, speakers Lawrence Marzouk and Dada Lyndell, date Oct 6, 2020. Other links from the session: UN First Committee Resolutions and Decisions Database, Global Witness Sudan investigation, Virtual radar

“Tracking stuff with GPS and other gadgets”, speakers: Minna Knus-Galán and Marcus Lindemann, date: Oct 8, 2020

“Using access to environmental information rules”, speaker: Daniel Simons, date Sept 23, 2020

“Where to find 137 billion euros”, speaker: Nico Schmidt, date Sept 15, 2020

“Where to look for climate&energy stories next?”, speakers Elisabetta Tola and Sven Egenter, date Nov 12, 2020