Previous Events

CIJ Cryptoparty
This event will blend panel sessions with hands-on practical training in encryption skills. The morning panels will bring together some of those leading the fight agianst the overeach of government surveillance in the UK, and address the impacts of these powers on journalists, activists and lawyers.  The afternoon will be devoted to providing practical help, advice and troubleshooting for...
Saturday 7 May 2016 Professor Stuart Hall Building, Goldsmiths College, University of London Full details
Public Debate: Does the EU’s “Investment Court System” put an end to ISDS?
Following her work investigating the World Bank's Investor-State Dispute Settlement courts with Matt Kennard, as published in the Guardian earlier this year, CIJ Bertha Fellow Claire Provost is set to moderate a public debate in Brussels next week. The debate, organised by the Seattle to Brussels Network, will examine the 'Investment Court System' mechanisms proposed during ongoing...
Thursday 12 November 2015 Press Club Brussels Europe, Rue Froissart 95 – 1040 Brussels Full details
Cross-Border Journalism: Europe and Beyond
Event starts at 19:00  When money, politics, abuse of power and corruption reach across borders, transnational networks of journalists become key to an open, accountable and democratic society. Cross-border investigations such as Swiss Leaks and Tobacco Underground have caused public outcry, and in many instances have led to legislative changes and the prosecution of...
Monday 19 October 2015 The Frontline Club, 13 Norfolk Place, London, W2 1QJ Full details
Disaster Capitalism: Talk With Antony Loewenstein
6pm-8pm Introduced by the Director of the Centre for Investigative Journalism, Gavin MacFadyen. Crisis, what crisis? How governments and corporations profit from disaster  Disaster has become big business. Multinational corpo­rations, with the aid of media and political elites, have grown more powerful than national governments. In the twenty-first century, the vulnerable have become the...
Tuesday 13 October 2015 LG01, Professor Stuart Hall Building, Goldsmtihs, University of London, SE14 6NW Full details
CIJ Summer Conference
UK's only investigative journalism training conference for journalists and everyone interested in improving their investigative skills will feature some of the world's best trainers and speakers.    Two days of hands-on training and workshops will follow by a day of keynote speeches the leading investigative journalists, activists, whistleblowers and editors.   #...
Thursday 2 July 2015 - Saturday 4 July 2015 Goldsmiths, University of London Full details
CIJ London Investigative Film Festival 2015
Three investigative documentaries will be premiered during the CIJ London Investigative Film Festival 2015, including a French investigation into illegal sales of chemical weapons Chemical Weapons: Made in Europe, as well as a double-bill of award-winning Swedish investigations into international corruption in the mobile phone industry: The Black Boxes and TeliaSonera. The event will take place...
Friday 20 March 2015 - Sunday 22 March 2015 University of Westminster, Central London Campus Full details
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: