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Saturday, October 10 • 10:30 - 11:30
Fact Check Your Story -- Before It's Too Late

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How do journalists avoid pitfalls and mistakes when making investigative stories? The answer is a system of pre-publication quality control.

Together with his investigative team, Nils Hanson has developed a methodological approach to fact-checking and "bullet-proofing" investigative stories that is now being adopted in other newsrooms. Participants will be taught tools to avoid becoming the target of investigations themselves.

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Fernando Rodrigues

Reporter/Columnist, UOL/Jovem Pan
Fernando Rodrigues, 52, is a Brazilian investigative journalist. Rodrigues is based in Brasília (Brazil’s capital). He has been with the news portal UOL since the year 2000. UOL (www.uol.com.br) is a leading Internet portal in Brazil with 50 million unique visitors traffic (July/2015). |   | As a print media journalist, Rodrigues worked 27 years for "Folha de S.Paulo” as Economics Editor in São Paulo and foreign correspondent in New... Read More →

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Nils Hanson

Nils Hanson är projektledare och ansvarig utgivare för Uppdrag granskning, SVT. Han fick ifjol Publicistklubbens stora pris och har även vunnit Guldspaden två gånger. Nils är författare till boken Grävande journalistik (Ordfront) och har föreläst på grävseminarier sedan mitten av 90-talet. Han är även grävgeneral för årets seminarium.

Saturday October 10, 2015 10:30 - 11:30
Lillehammer 3 (Presentations/Panels)

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