EIJC & Dataharvest is an annual, four-day conference, organised by Journalismfund.eu, which brings together journalism heavyweights, data specialists and coding whiz-kids to exchange skills and story ideas. EIJC18 & Dataharvest will take place on Thursday 24, Friday 25, Saturday 26 and Sunday morning 27 May 2018. Like last year, place to be is the charming city of Mechelen, 20 minutes outside of Brussels and very easily accessible! Address is Zandpoortvest 60, 2800 Mechelen at Thomas More University College - Campus De Vest. 

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Journalismfund.eu vzw is an independent non-profit organisation under Belgian law that aims to promote quality in-depth and cross-border journalism by giving working grants to journalists, by providing networking opportunities and by organising training sessions.
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Saturday, May 26 • 1:00pm - 2:15pm
Behind the scenes of the Daphne Project

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When a journalist loses his or her life in the pursuit of a story and for the free flow of information, other journalists committed to the same ideals need to help that story reach the public. This is the philosophy of Forbidden Stories, a new non-profit journalism newsroom which made headlines this April when publishing a crossborder investigative series of articles about the networks of tax avoidance that the killed journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia had been working on. Laurent Richard, the founder of the project, will take you behind the scenes on how the research was planned and coordinated following the killing.

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Laurent Richard

Founder and Executive Director, Forbidden Stories
Laurent Richard is a journalist, executive producer of investigative documentaries, founder and executive director of Forbidden Stories. For more than 20 years, Laurent Richard has been conducting international investigations and major reports for television. At the age of 25, he... Read More →

Saturday May 26, 2018 1:00pm - 2:15pm CEST
C113 Zandpoortvest 60, 2800 Mechelen