Previous Events

Why are Whistleblowers Still Being Failed?
LONDON, 10 June 2014 The Whistler, an umbrella group of organisations providing support for whistleblowers, has announced a discussion on PIDA law which will take place on 27 June 2014 from 2pm-4pm at the Free Word Centre, London.   The Public Interest Disclosure Act of 1998 (PIDA) came into force following a number of major disasters and scandals of the previous decade. Introduced by...
Friday 27 June 2014 Sassoon Beer Room at the Free Word Centre, London Full details
Launch of The Whistler
LONDON, 7 March 2014 The Whistler, an umbrella group of organisations who provide support for whistleblowers, has announced its UK launch at 6pm, 20 March 2014 in Room A214 at City University London. We are inviting the press and members of the public to attend this event. Please RSVP to Magdalena Gawlicka at magdalena@tcij.org or book your place online. The Whistler is a fellowship alliance that...
Thursday 20 March 2014 City University London Full details
Live Screening of Out Of My Window
A live screening of Kat Cizek's web documentary Out Of My Window will take place on Sat 15th of March at City University London as part of the CIJ Webdocs Weekend.  Out Of My Window is one of the world's first interactive 360 degrees documentaries about the state of our urban planet, told by the people who look out on the world through highrise windows. It's a journey around the...
Saturday 15 March 2014 Room BG02, City University London Full details
Media Consortium Annual Conference
Gavin MacFadyen, director of the CIJ will be taking part in a one-day workshop on secrecy and surveillance, as part of the Media Consortium's No Secrets: Journalism in the Age of Surveillance Workshop. Subjects being discussed will be NSA Surveillance and the Use and Abuse of Whistleblowers. The Media Consortium's Annual Conference is a three-day event held in Chicago, that offers...
Thursday 27 February 2014 - Saturday 1 March 2014 Chicago Full details
The Whistler International Launch
Given the massive interest and support whistleblowers are receiving, the Whistler Fellowship Alliance, an umbrella group of organiations who provide support for whistleblower has announced its international launch at 6pm Tuesday 18 February, at City University, London. The Whistler Fellowship Alliance brings together Compassion in Care, Cure the NHS, Courage Foundation and the Centre for...
Tuesday 18 February 2014 Room A109, City University London Full details
London Investigative Film Festival 2014
Bookings are now open for year's festival where we will be showing five investigative documentaries, including the UK premiere of the French film Big Tobacco, Young Targets. Directed by Paul Moreira, the film looks at how tobacco companies are targeting children with their advertising. The festival will open with the screening of West of Memphis - a documentary that follow the...
Friday 7 February 2014 - Sunday 9 February 2014 Oliver Thompson Theatre, City University London Full details
Data Journalism: Mapping the Future?
To mark the publication of Data Journalism: Mapping the Future? Edited by John Mair and Richard Lance Keeble with Paul Bradshaw and Teodora Beleaga (Abramis). PanelDavid Ottewell - Head of Digital Trinity MirrorMartin Stabe - Head of Digital The Financial TimesJacqui Taylor - MD Flying Binary Limited Chair: Raymond Snoddy. (Former Media Editor The Times)   The panel will discuss if data...
Wednesday 22 January 2014 Adam Street Private Members Club, London Full details
Talk: Eric Schlosser on Nuclear Weapons
Eric Schlosser is one of the greatest American storytellers of our time. His award-winning investigative journalism exposed the fast food industry in his pioneering book Fast Food Nation; now he’s back with a groundbreaking account of accidents, near-misses, extraordinary heroism and technological breakthroughs. His new book, Command and Control, reveals the secrets of the nuclear weapons...
Tuesday 15 October 2013 Conway Hall Full details
Data Hack Day
When: 22nd June 9.30 - 18.00 Where: King's College London, Strand, London WC2R 2LS Click here to book your place Calling all: Designers | Programmers | Illustrators | Statisticians | Political Scientists | Copywriters Use Your Open Data Skills to Expose the International Arms Trade On June 22nd, open data enthusiasts are invited for a fun day of collaboration and innovation as Campaign...
Saturday 22 June 2013 King's College London, WC2R 2LS Full details