Previous Events

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
Protection for Whistleblowers: Day of Action
Whistleblowers, victims of abuse, union members, students, campaigners, and all other supporters are invited by The Whistler, to meet at Parliament Square at noon on Wednesday, 10 September, to take part in a silent protest against abuse of whistleblowers. The Whistler are calling for a new law, Edna's law, that will protect all whistleblowers and stop the wrongdoing. Edna was a vulnerable...
Wednesday 10 September 2014 Parliament Square, London Full details
InfoSec Workshop Belfast
Jason Murdock, Editor of Off The Record wrote about the day's training: A day with the surveillance expert – CIJ’s Arjen Kamphuis This workshop will give an overview of the range of threats from public and private organisations and the various measures to deal with them. You will be taught what tools to use (and not use) under certain conditions and how to overcome state-level...
Tuesday 8 July 2014 Belfast Full details