Previous Events

Goldsmiths Media Forum: HSBC Files
5:00-7:00pm Speaker: David Leigh, former Investigations Executive Editor at the Guardian. Chair: Gavin McFadyen, director, Centre for Investigative Journalism.  Award-winning investigative journalist David Leigh gives an unmissable insight into how the major HSBC tax avoidance scandal was broken. Leigh worked with an international team to expose the bank's schemes designed to help its...
Thursday 12 March 2015 LG01 Professor Stuart Hall Building, Goldsmiths College, University of London Full details
Logan Symposium on Secrecy, Surveillance, and Censorship
BOOK YOUR TICKET NOW The Logan Symposium gathers a unique and powerful coalition of individuals with a single goal — the defence of freedom and democracy. The WikiLeaks and Snowden revelations made clear that we are all vulnerable, both as individuals and as nations. For journalists, the disclosures also impacted much of what we do and, importantly, how we do it. Remarkably, we also...
Friday 5 December 2014 - Sunday 7 December 2014 The Barbican Centre, London Full details
Goldsmiths Media Forum: Whistleblowing
Come and listen to leading figures in the fight to secure protection and justice for whistleblowers in both the UK and US. Speakers: Eileen Chubb: Whistleblower who exposed abuse of the elderly in British care homes, and founder of UK NGO Compassion in Care. Beatrice Edwards: Founder of US NGO, the Government Accountability Project. Chair: Gavin MacFadyen, Director of the Centre for Investigative...
Thursday 4 December 2014 LG01 Professor Stuart Hall Building, Goldsmiths College, University of London Full details
When Farmers Die: Inequality and Agrarian Distress
P. Sainath is an Indian journalist and photojournalist focusing on social problems, rural affairs, poverty and the aftermaths of globalisation in India. He has won over 40 global and national awards for his reporting (and turned down several, including the Padma Bhushan, because in his view journalists should not receive awards from governments they cover and critique). He is the winner of...
Monday 3 November 2014 Coventry: Centre for Agroecology, Water and Resilience Full details
The People vs PFI: Launch Conference
  The 'Private Finance Initiative' was cooked up by the government, the big banks and accounting firms as a way of making a profit by providing our public services. But it's only about private interests. It's for the private sector, by the private sector. And it's quietly killing off our public services. The People vs PFI is a campaign by the people for the people. We...
Saturday 1 November 2014 The London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel St, Bloomsbury WC1E 7HT London Full details
Goldsmiths Media Forum: The Future is Digital
Speaker: Aron Pilhofer, recently appointed executive editor digital at the Guardian.  Chair: Gavin McFadyen, director, Centre for Investigative Journalism.  Aron Pilhofer is a pioneering data and digital journalist who was responsible for the groundbreaking 'Snow Fall' multi media story in the New York Times. He is also the founder of the Hacks and Hackers organisation. ...
Thursday 30 October 2014 LG01 Professor Stuart Hall Building, Goldsmiths College, University of London Full details
Screening: Attacking the Devil
The Centre for Law,Justice and Journalism and The Bureau of Investigative Journalism invite you to the screening of Attacking The Devil: Harry Evans and the last Nazi War Crime. This documentary, which won the Special Jury award at this year’s Sheffield International Documentary Festival, tells the story of the Sunday Times Insight team’s investigation of the thalidomide scandal. The...
Thursday 23 October 2014 City University London Full details
Goldsmiths Media Forum: Investigative Journalism: Where Next?
Investigative Journalism: Where Next? Come and hear leading figures in the media talk about their work and join in the debate on key issues. Thursday 2nd October, 5-7, LGO1 in Professor Stuart Hall building, Goldsmiths Investigative Journalism: Where Next? After Snowden, Wikileaks and Leveson what is the future for investigative journalism? And how far can the new digital tools help us find out...
Thursday 2 October 2014 LG01 Professor Stuart Hall Building, Goldsmiths College, University of London Full details
NUJ - Introduction to Privacy and Information Security: Concepts and Tools
This free workshop for NUJ members will give attendees an overview of the range of threats from public and private organisations and the various measures to deal with them. The trainer will look at what tools to use (and not use) under certain conditions and how to defeat state-level attacks against your communications on a shoestring budget. While many of the threats to electronic communications...
Wednesday 17 September 2014 NUJ Headland House, 308-312 Gray’s Inn Road, London Full details
Cardiff - Introduction to Privacy and Information Security: Concepts and Tools
Event cancelled Unfortunately we have had to cancel this event. If you are interested in attending something similar at a future date, please email: minal@tcij.org JOMEC, Cardiff University15 September This workshop will give attendees an overview of the range of threats from public and private organisations and the various measures to deal with them. The trainer will look at what tools to...
Monday 15 September 2014 JOMEC, Cardiff University Full details