James B. Steele: A Documents State of Mind

Documents are a mainstay of the best investigative reporting around the world. This session by the Pulitzer Prize winning journalist explored how to find and analyse obscure reports and documents on persons, institutions, companies and programmes – valuable information that is often otherwise unattainable. It also explored the vital role of data in helping to analyse complex public issues and the ever-greater role data is playing in investigative journalism today.