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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Thomas Schnedler

Netzwerk Recherche
Project director
Thomas leads the non-profit journalism program of Netzwerk Recherche, the German Association of Investigative Journalists. The program aims to strengthen non-profit journalism in Germany and Europe. It includes conferences, advice, training opportunities and the Grow grant for non-profit journalism. In addition, he is one of the spokespersons of the German initiative to establish non-profit journalism (Forum Gemeinnütziger Journalismus).

Thomas previously worked as a project head at Correctiv, the first investigative non-profit newsroom in Germany, where he helped to build the Reporterfabrik, a digital educational platform for journalists and civic reporters. At the University of Hamburg, he made his PhD with a thesis on precarious working conditions in German journalism.


My Speakers Sessions

Friday, May 25

2:45pm CEST


My Moderators Sessions

Friday, May 25

1:00pm CEST