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. 

The conference hashtag is #EIJC18. Follow us on Twitter and Facebook  for the latest news and updates.
Register & pay here.

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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Pilar Velasco

Investigative Journalist Cadena SER (Prisa Group) Spain (ES)
Pilar Velasco is a Spanish journalist currently working at Cadena SER (Prisa Group), the radio network leader in Spain. Specializing in investigative and data journalism, she has exposed political and economic malpractices in Spain and uncovered high profile international corruption cases. She collaborates with several radio stations and TV channels in Spain and Latin America.

Author of several books, two about social change in Spain; and two essays in Germany about the impact of economic crisis in Europe, and how new models of citizens participation are emerging. Velasco teaches investigative journalism in Madrid and lecture about her job in conferences across Europe and Latin America. Board Member responsible of International Relations of the Spanish Association of Investigative Journalists (API). Recently chosen as World Fellow at Yale University '18. On twitter @Pevelasco @P_Investigacion

My Speakers Sessions

Saturday, May 26

9:00am CEST