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Friday, October 9 • 12:00 - 15:30
Workshop: Exposing International Wrongdoing with Code and Journalism

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If you ever wondered how can journalists and programmers work together to produce brilliant investigations, this is your workshop. We will use shipping data -- coming sometimes from obscure websites -- to find unknown patterns and interesting stories. You will get your hands dirty by doing a case study from beginning to end and by collaborating with professionals from different backgrounds than yours. Both journalists and coders are welcome. Please, bring your laptop to make the most of the session.

((Logistical note: There will be a 30-minute break to grab lunch. Participants will be allowed to bring the food to the workshop room).

Speakers
avatar for Mar Cabra

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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Rigoberto Carvajal

Data expert, International Consortium of Investigative Journalists
Rigoberto Carvajal is ICIJ’s data expert. He graduated from the Costa Rica Institute of Technology as a computer engineer, and has strong experience in software development and database administration and analysis. He is passionate about database technologies for business intelligence, but he discovered it can be even more rewarding to utilize all these powerful data tools in a newsroom, contributing to stories that have a global... Read More →
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Emilia Díaz-Struck

Research Editor, ICIJ / Freelance
Emilia Díaz-Struck is the lead researcher for ICIJ's cross-border investigations. She is a professor of journalism at the Central University of Venezuela, and also co-founded Venezuelan news website Armando.info. Emilia has been a contributor for the Washington Post, and has also written for the magazine Poder y Negocios and Venezuelan newspapers El Universal and El Mundo. She was previously the investigative reporting coordinator at the Press... Read More →
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Giannina Segnini

Journalism Professor, Columbia University
Giannna Segnini heads the Data Concentration Program at The Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism. She was the head of the investigative team at «La Nacion» in Costa Rica. Their investigations has led to prosecution of more than 50 politicians, businessmen and public servants in Costa Rica, UK, USA, France and Finland. Two former presidents in Costa Rica is convicted for corruption. Segnini has been training journalists... Read More →


Friday October 9, 2015 12:00 - 15:30
Møterom B Under reception desk

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