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Welcome, everyone, to Uncovering Asia: The Second Asian Investigative Journalism Conference. From September 23 to 25, we are bringing together top investigative reporters, data journalists, and media law and security experts from across Asia and around the world.

Below you will find more than 60 sessions and special events. There are panels on digging out hidden facts online, the environment, business, and how to fund your project; seminars on security and tracking dirty money; data journalism workshops by the best in the business; and much more.

You can follow us on Twitter at #IJAsia16. On behalf of your hosts — the Global Investigative Journalism Network, Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, and the Centre for Investigative Journalism, Nepal, we wish you a big hello! Namaste!

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Friday, September 23 • 09:00 - 09:15
Welcome & Opening Remarks

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Welcome to the 2nd Asian Investigative Journalism Conference! We are so glad you can join us for this groundbreaking event. We'll have short opening remarks by your hosts from the Centre for Investigative Journalism, Nepal, the Global Investigative Journalism Network, and the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung. We'll talk about how to get the most of the conference, including some housekeeping items like our hashtag (#IJAsia16) and wifi access. 

Thanks for coming! 

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David Kaplan

Executive Director, Global Investigative Journalism Network
David E. Kaplan is executive director of Global Investigative Journalism Network (GIJN), the international association of investigative reporting organizations, with 155 member groups in 68 countries. He has worked as an investigative journalist for more than 30 years, reported from... Read More →
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Namrata Sharma

Chairperson, Center For Investigative Journalism (CIJ) Nepal
Namrata is the chairperson of the Centre for Investigative Journalism, Nepal. She is an editor and senior journalist with Nepali magazine Women’s Voice. She has over twenty years of experience in Nepal’s print media and writes regularly on gender issues. Namrata is an active Women's... Read More →
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Torben Stephan

Director, Konrad Adenauer Stiftung
Torben Stephan is Director of Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung's (KAS) Media Programme Asia. He studied political science in Berlin and worked for many years as newspaper journalist and editor. After joining KAS he launched together with the Global Investigative Journalism Network (GIJN... Read More →

Friday September 23, 2016 09:00 - 09:15 GMT+0545
Regal 1 & 2 1st Floor