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Power Reporting 2015

9 – 11 November, Wits University, Johannesburg

Power Reporting – the African Investigative Journalism Conference is the largest gathering of investigative journalists in Africa. In 2015 – the A-Z of financial investigations, including an investigative journalist’s guide to company accounts, off-shore tax havens, transfer pricing and tax avoidance.

Data journalism for everyone – from beginners to the cutting edge.

Corruption in sport – the fall of FIFA.

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Information about the 2015 speakers will be available soon A draft programme will be available in September 2015 FNB Building, West Campus, University of the Witwatersrand Accommodation information will be available soon
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Over three hundred and fifty people attended the tenth Power Reporting conference held in early November 2014 at Wits University, Johannesburg. African delegates, South African journalism students, international speakers, the SA data journalism team, journalists from South Africa’s media houses, packed the classes to exchange ideas and skills.

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The 4th annual Carlos Cardoso Memorial Lecture will be held on the evening of November 10. Cardoso was a Wits student deported to Mozambique in 1974 because of his support for the Frelimo Government.

He became a journalist, but while investigating a massive political and financial fraud, he was assassinated in the streets of Maputo on 22 November 2000. More details to follow..

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Power Reporting 2013:

Speaker presentations:

  • Alex Kotlowitz’s radio pieces
  • Resources from the conference

Power Reporting 2012:

Speaker presentations:

  • Izak Minnaar: Online Searching
  • Izak Minnaar: Kenya Open Data Initiative
  • Prof Anton Harber: Carlos Cardoso Memorial Lecture – about Cardoso
  • Izak Minnaar: Online Narratives
  • Gabriel Tabatcheik: Diarios Secretos

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Information about the 2015 registration will be available soon


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