#CIJSummer – Book your ticket now

#CIJSummer Investigative Journalism Conference 2019
Where new tools meet traditional craft

Thu 4 - Sat 6 July 2019
Professor Stuart Hall Building
Goldsmiths, University of London

The CIJ Summer Conference is the UK’s only journalism training event with an emphasis on teaching investigative skills. We offer a mixture of talks, demos and hands-on classes which are designed to equip journalists and anyone interested in investigations with up-to-date investigative methods and tools.

Are you a journalist, activist, student, academic or simply unsure? Here is why you should attend #CIJSummer.

Topics covered: 

- NEW! Cross-border investigations and collaborative journalism
- NEW! Open-source investigations
- NEW! Forensic journalism
- Data journalism: Excel, R, Graph Databases, Python and more
- Financial journalism, including offshore
- Access to information laws, including FOIA
- Covert filming
- Story-based inquiry method
- Science
Plus leading investigative journalists from all over the world!

Speakers and Trainers include: 


Book now for the #CIJSummer 2019 


Missed it in 2018? 

#CIJSummer 2018 photos.
#CIJSummer 2018 Cartoons by Andrew Garthwaite.

Previous #CIJSummer Conferences in the media: see our Media Coverage page.



“I wanted to choose a quote or caption to sum up my experience at #CIJSummer , but nothing I say will ever be able to rival the wealth of information I've gained, the amazing people I've met and the bright future that awaits the world because of them.” (2018)

“Heading home from
#CIJSummer with a notebook full of advice, tips and tricks. Im buzzing with ideas…” (2018)

"Inspirational! Fantastic for overworked, underpaid journalists. " (2017)

"Unrivalled opportunity to meet and learn with new people." (2017)

"Learnt so much in three days that I will need three months to go through the information."

"Probably the best and most valuable event of my life. Quality programme, quality people, well organised."  
"The biggest disappointment was having to be in three places at once!"
"Always something to learn. Great access to speakers. Enthusiastic and knowledgeable fellow delegates."

"A truly enlightening experience! Well worth the money!"

"The programme was superb. I'll be back!"

"Loved it! I would save my place for next year now if possible. "


Below, you can find a map of the event venue.

Please contact us for any further details

A full refund minus £35 handling fee is offered on all cancellations made in writing before 4 June 2019. After that no refunds are offered. Tickets are transferable like for like or difference paid. Contact: marina [at] tcij.org in writing.