Programme


Module 1, September 3rd – 7th, 2018

Monday, Sep 3rd

09.30 – 10.30

Welcome. Presentation of participants. What is it all about?

Hans Manson, Drew Sullivan

10.30 – 12.00

Introduction to investigative reporting

Drew Sullivan, Miranda Patrucic

12.00 – 13.00

Lunch

13.00 – 16.00

Introduction to investigative reporting

Drew Sullivan, Miranda Patrucic

16.15 – 18.15

Riga sightseeing tour

19.00

Welcome dinner

Tuesday , Sep 4th

09.30 – 12.00

Interviewing, source development

Rosemary Armao, Miranda Patrucic

12.00 – 13.00

Lunch

13.00 – 15.00

Interviewing, source development

Rosemary Armao, Miranda Patrucic

15.00 – 17.00

Ethics, reporting standards

Rosemary Armao, Miranda Patrucic

Wednesday, Sep 5th

09.30 – 12.00

Public records, tools for investigative reporting

Rosemary Armao, Miranda Patrucic

12.00 – 13.00

Lunch

13.00 – 17.00

Searching commercial databases

Miranda Patrucic, Olesya Shmagun

Thursday, Sep 6th

09.30 – 12.00

Project planning

Ilya Lozovsky, Miranda Patrucic

12.00 – 13.00

Lunch

13.00 – 17.00

Project planning

Ilya Lozovsky, Miranda Patrucic

19.00

Networking reception with Latvian journalists

Friday, Sep 7th

09.30 – 12.00

Information security

Smári McCarthy, MP Iceland

12.00 – 13.00

Information security

Smári McCarthy, MP Iceland

13.00 – 15.30

Information security

Smári McCarthy, MP Iceland

Evening

Module 2, November 26th – 30th, 2018

Monday, Nov 26th

09.30 – 12.00

Develop your stories

Ilya Lozovsky, Miranda Patrucic

12.00 – 13.00

Lunch

13.00 – 17.00

Follow the Money I

Miranda Patrucic

19.00

Get together dinner

Tuesday, Nov 27th

09.30 - 12.00

Organized crime, shadow economy, money laundering

Stevan Dojcinovic, Miranda Patrucic

12.00 – 13.00

Lunch

13.00 – 17.00

Organized crime, shadow economy, money laundering

Stevan Dojcinovic, Miranda Patrucic

Wednesday, Nov 28th

09.30-12.00

Organized crime, shadow economy, money laundering

Stevan Dojcinovic, Miranda Patrucic

12.00 – 13.00

Lunch

13.00 – 17.00

Personal Security

Vlad Lavrov, Stevan Dojcinovic

Thursday, Nov 29th

09.30 – 12.00

Advanced research on the Net

Paul Myers, Researchclinic, UK

12.00 – 13.00

Lunch

13.00 – 17.00

Advanced research on the Net

Paul Myers, Researchclinic, UK

Evening event

Friday, Nov 30th

09.30 – 12.00

Advanced research on the Net

Paul Myers, Researchclinic, UK

12.00 – 13.00

Lunch

13.00 – 17.00

Advanced research on the Net

Paul Myers, Researchclinic, UK

19.00

Networking dinner with Latvian journalists

Module 3, March 25th – 29th, 2019

Monday, Mar 25th

09.30 – 12.00

Verification of news

Tom Trewinnard, Meedan

12.00 – 13.00

Lunch

13.00 – 17.00

Verification of news

Tom Trewinnard, Meedan

19.00

Dinner

Tuesday, Mar 26th

09.30 – 12.00

Fact checking

Leijla Camdzic, Olesya Shmagun

12.00 – 13.00

Lunch

13.00 – 17.00

Develop your stories

Ilya Lozovsky, Miranda Patrucic, Leijla Camdzic

Wednesday, Mar 27th

09.30 – 12.00

Understanding financial records

Miranda Patrucic

12.00 – 13.00

Lunch

13.00 – 17.00

Follow the money II

Miranda Patrucic

Thursday, Mar 28th

09.30 – 12.00

Storytelling

Ilya Lozovsky

12.00 – 13.00

Lunch

13.00 – 17.00

Storytelling

Ilya Lozovsky

19.00

Gala dinner

Friday, Mar 29th

10.30 – 12.30

Develop your stories

Ilya Lozovsky, Miranda Patrucic

12.30 – 13.30

Summary and Thank you

Hans Månson

13.30

Lunch

To be added when/if possible: 
Human rights Nils Muižnieks, Commissioner for Human Rights, Council of Europe

Coffee breaks will be offered every day at 15.00

From OCCRP: Drew Sullivan, Miranda Patrucic, Lejla Camdzic, Ilya Lozovsky, all Sarajevo; Vlad Lavrov, Riga, Rosemary Armao, Amman and Stevan Dojcinovic, Belgrade

From the Centre for Media Studies at SSE Riga: Olesya Shmagun

Other speakers: Smári McCarthy, Reykjavik, Tom Trewinnard, moving around!, Paul Myers, UK