IJAsia16 has ended

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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Sherry Lee

The Reporter
COO & Deputy CEO
Sherry Hsueh-Li Lee is now the COO, Depty CEO and Chief Editorial Writer of The Reporter and the adjunct assistant professor of the Graduate Institute of Journalism at National Taiwan University. She was a Sauvé Scholar of McGill University and a visiting scholar of the Universities Service Centre for China Studies at Chinese University of Hong Kong. She has won many important awards in her career. Lee endeavors to explore new possibilities of journalism and facilitate more cross-border collaborations. She is the board member of the Environmental Reporting Collective (ERC),a network of journalists dedicated to investigating environmental crimes. In the past five years, she has authored two award-winning books, Far Sea Fishery And Slavery At Sea (2017) and In Their Teens, In Their Ruin (2018). She won the Best Editor of the Year Award of Taipei International Book Exhibition for her co-authored and edited book Fiery Tides (2020), a book on Hong Kong’s anti-extradition movement. In 2022, she edited a book on the Russian invasion in Ukrainian, War in Ukraine (2022) and The Many Faces of Addiction: Taiwan’s Eternal War on Drugs(2023). She thinks Taiwan is a great window to understand China, East Asia and Southeast Asia. If you have any project related to these areas, please feel free to contact her or The Reporter.
Thursday, September 22

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18:00 GMT+0545

Friday, September 23

07:30 GMT+0545

09:00 GMT+0545

09:15 GMT+0545

10:45 GMT+0545

11:15 GMT+0545

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14:00 GMT+0545

15:15 GMT+0545

15:45 GMT+0545

17:00 GMT+0545

Saturday, September 24

09:00 GMT+0545

10:45 GMT+0545

13:30 GMT+0545

14:45 GMT+0545

15:15 GMT+0545

16:30 GMT+0545

16:45 GMT+0545

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Sunday, September 25

09:00 GMT+0545

10:15 GMT+0545

10:45 GMT+0545

12:00 GMT+0545