Previous Events

CIJ Talk: Intro to Programming
This event is full. Always been curious about programming, but not sure if you'll be suited to it? Wondering what development is like, but never dipped your toe in the water? Or, are you taking your first steps, and in need of a helping hand? This session, with Jonathan Richards, is designed for the beginner programmer. It will assume no programming knowledge. It's divided into thee...
Tuesday 2 October 2012 Room AG35, College Building, 280 St John Street, City University London, EC1V 4PB Full details
Surveillance and Internet Security Workshop
A two-day workshop with Jacob Appelbaum and the Centre for Investigative Journalism discussing surveillance with a focus on practical internet anonymity will take place at City University in September 2012. Places are limited so book early to avoid disappointment. More information and a booking form can be found here. 
Saturday 15 September 2012 - Sunday 16 September 2012 City University London Full details
The Fight against Corruption
The Sussex Centre for the Study of Corruption (SCSC), Transparency International UK and Clifford Chance are pleased to announce that they will be hosting: The Fight Against Corruption conference this September. Conference participants will analyse what causes corruption, what efforts have been made to counteract it, and most importantly, where does the study and...
Thursday 6 September 2012 - Friday 7 September 2012 Clifford Chance, Canary Wharf, London Full details
Investigative Journalism MA
The last few places are available on this year’s MA in Investigative Journalism at City University London, starting on 24 September 2012. The one-year MA combines core journalistic skills with advanced research and investigation techniques including computer-assisted reporting, the effective use of public records and databases, and FOI. Course lecturers include David Leigh, Gavin MacFadyen...
Wednesday 1 August 2012 Facebook Q&A Full details
Summer School 2012
Dr Phil Hammond - GP, writer, broadcaster and comedian - will join and Sheila Coronel as a keynote speaker at the CIJ Summer School.  We apologise that George Galloway will no longer be speaking due to unforeseen circumstances. For more information please visit the Summer School 2012 section of our website. The Watergate Equation:Investigative Journalism = Good Journalism + Time This year...
Friday 6 July 2012 - Sunday 8 July 2012 City University London Full details
Summer School Keynote Speeches Open to the Public
Come and hear what Sheila Coronel, Dr Phil Hammond and the Leveson Inquiry panel have to say at the CIJ 2012 summer school. All keynote speeches will be open to the public.  Book your place now. Fri 6 July at 2pm  The Lessons From Leveson: Do investigative journalists need to behave differently? - £5  David Leigh (Investigations Executive Editor, The Guardian), Charlotte...
Friday 6 July 2012 - Sunday 8 July 2012 City University Full details
Covering Corruption Workshop
The International Press Institute, in cooperation with the US-based Investigative News Network, is to host a one-day seminar for investigative reporters covering corruption on 23 June in Port of Spain, Trinidad. The workshop will focus on examples of successful journalism projects on corruption with an emphasis on how to collaborate internationally on investigations into political and corporate...
Saturday 23 June 2012 Hyatt Regency Trinidad Full details
In a League of its Own: is Sport Above Human Rights?
A discussion followed by a screening of England vs Ukraine. To celebrate the launch of the latest issue of Index on Censorship, 'Sport on Trial', footballer Clarke Carlisle, award-winning sports journalist Mihir Bose and Olympics historian Martin Polley will discuss sport and ethics with editor Jo Glanville. Topics for discussion include: can sport be a force for good? Who owns the...
Tuesday 19 June 2012 Free Word Centre, EC1R 3GA Full details
WikiLeaks Press Conference
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange launched the website's new project, the publication of files it claims shows a global industry that gives dictatorships tools to spy on their citizens. Spy Files project was carried out in collaboration with the Bureau of Investigative Journalism. Watch on City University’s website: WikiLeaks Press Conference and find out more on the WikiLeak...
Thursday 1 December 2011 City University London Full details
How to Look for a Dictator's Loot
This event will look at how dictators and corrupt politicians use the global financial system to loot government coffers, accept bribes and spend the proceeds of corruption on a life of luxury. Robert Palmer and Anthea Lawson will work through a number of Glob