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Thursday, October 8 • 11:00 - 12:00
How To Investigate a Bank

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Here's the inside story of a collaborative investigation that exposed how the Swiss branch of one of the world’s biggest banks, HSBC, profited from doing business with tax dodgers and criminals around the world. Team members talk about how they reconstructed and mined the leaked financial data to find the patterns of wrongdoing that made headlines around the world and triggered official inquiries in several countries. Also: why the French journalists who obtained the files decided to share them with colleagues around the world rather than have their own scoop.

This session is made in collaboration with the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ).

Moderators
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Gerard Ryle

Director, ICIJ
Gerard Ryle leads the ICIJ’s headquarters staff in Washington, D.C., as well as overseeing the consortium’s more than 190 member journalists in more than 65 countries. Before joining as the ICIJ’s first non-American director in September 2011, Ryle spent 26 years working as a reporter, investigative reporter and editor in Australia and Ireland, including two decades at The Sydney Morning Herald and The... Read More →

Speakers
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Mar Cabra

Head of the Data & Research Unit, International Consortium of Investigative Journalists
Mar Cabra is hoofd van de Data & Research Unit van het International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ) en in die functie spin in het web bij de Panama Papers en BahamaLeaks. Eerder werkte ze onder meer voor de BBC, de International Herald Tribune en The Huffington Post. Ze won de Spaanse Larra Award  als veelbelovendste journalist onder de 30. Cabra stond ook aan de wieg van de eerste... Read More →
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David Leigh

Guardian investigations editor 2000-2013, The Guardian
Guardian investigations editor 2000-2013 | | Professor of Reporting City University, London | | Trustee, Centre for Investigative Journalism, London | | Member, Intl Consortium of Investigative Journalists, Washington DC | | Co-author Guardian book on WIkileaks -new edition out October
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Oliver Zihlmann

Head of joint investigation team, Le Matin Dimanche and SonntagsZeitung
Oliver Zihlmann, 43, Switzerland, is head oft the joint investigation team of Le Matin Dimanche and SonntagsZeitung, two Sunday newspapers in the French and German parts of Switzerland. He focuses with his team on Dataprojects and Investigations on subjects like fiscal fraud, terrorism, money laundering and crime. The team did the main reporting in Switzerland on Swissleaks, Luxembourg Leaks, China Leaks and Offshore Leaks.He began... Read More →


Thursday October 8, 2015 11:00 - 12:00
Lillehammer 1-2 (Keynote hall)

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