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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!

Sunday, September 25 • 10:45 - 12:00
Lightning Talks: Great Stories You've Never Heard Of

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In this popular session, journalists present favorite investigative stories in a short format -- just five to seven minutes per presentation. Come hear about gutsy investigations your colleagues have done across Asia. Have a story you want to present? Write us at hello@gijn.org. 

Moderators
avatar for Sheila Coronel

Sheila Coronel

Dean of Academic Affairs, Columbia University
Sheila is academic dean of the Graduate School of Journalism at Columbia University. She is concurrently also director of the Stabile Center for Investigative Journalism and Stabile professor of professional practice. She began her reporting career in the Philippines and was co-founder... Read More →

Speakers
avatar for Syed Bin Amir

Syed Bin Amir

Magic Grantee, BazarWatch
I'm Bangladeshi born and raised, but spent half a decade in the US for college and grad school becoming a techie who likes journalism and data science. Working on a data journalism project called BazarWatch as a Magic Grantee of the Brown Institute for Media Innovation right now... Read More →
avatar for Zyma Islam

Zyma Islam

Person/ Magic Grantee, The Brown Institute for Media Innovation
Developing a data journalism project on food frauds/ food adulteration for The Brown Institute at Columbia Journalism School. Interning at National Public Radio Visuals was the best internship ever. Previously covered crime, riots, cops for The Daily Star in Bangladesh
avatar for Sreenivasan Jain

Sreenivasan Jain

Managing Editor, NDTV
Sreenivasan Jain is Managing Editor of NDTV, India's most respected 24hrs news and current affairs broadcaster.  He presently anchors an award-winning weekly ground reportage and investigative show, Truth vs Hype, which focuses on political corruption, conflict zones and untold... Read More →
avatar for Jungseok Park

Jungseok Park

Reporter, KCIJ / Newstapa
Park is an editor and a senior reporter at Newstapa, a news site run by the Korean Center for Investigative Journalism. He covered high officials corruption and wrongdoings as a reporter at Korean Broadcasting Service (KBS) for 13 years before joining Newstapa in 2012. His investigative... Read More →
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Mukesh Pokhrel

Investigative Journalist, Himal Khabarpatrika
Mukesh Pokhrel is an investigative journalist with Himal Khabarpatrika, a weekly magazine  in Kathmandu. His stories include this report -- Guilty Until Proven Innocent -- with Nepal's Centre for Investigative Journalism... Read More →
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Gemini Cheng Pui Shan

Journalist, Ming Pao
Gemini Cheng Pui Shan is an investigative reporter at Ming Pao Newspaper, Hong Kong. She participated in the reporting of the Panama Papers leak as part of the paper's investigative reporting team. Cheng and her team also wrote a feature series on a loophole in voter registrations... Read More →


Sunday September 25, 2016 10:45 - 12:00
Regal 1 1st Floor

Attendees (49)