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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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Andy Yen

Proton Technologies AG
Co-Founder & CEO
Geneva, Switzerland
Dr. Yen one is of the creators of the encrypted email service ProtonMail. Today, ProtonMail is the world's largest secure email service with users in over 150 countries. Together with a team of scientists at Swiss based Proton Technologies AG, Andy is working to make encryption and private communications accessible. While ProtonMail was originally developed to help dissidents, activists, and journalists combat mass surveillance, it has exploded in popularity and is now used by over 1 million people worldwide. Andy and his team continue to develop ProtonMail as free and open source software, in order to make secure email both easy to use and widespread.Prior to creating ProtonMail, Andy was a particle physicists at CERN (The European Organization for Nuclear Research) working on the Large Hadron Collider, the world's largest particle accelerator. Andy received his PhD in Physics from Harvard University, where his research focus was on supersymmetry and scientific computing.Think your email is private? Think again (TED Talk)Why banning secure email won't stop terrorBig data and your privacyThe CISA surveillance law has passed, here's what we can doImpact of Swiss surveillance laws on secure communications

My Speakers Sessions

Saturday, September 24