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Dataharvest/EIJC, the European Investigative and Data Journalism Conference organised by Journalismfund.eu, is the most relevant networking event for investigative and data journalists in Europe. Dataharvest/EIJC15 will take place on Friday 8, Saturday 9 and Sunday morning 10 May 2015, with a pre-conference Hackaton on Thursday 7 May. Like the previous years, the conference will take place in the centre of Brussels.
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Sunday, May 10 • 09:00 - 10:25
Using hypotheses: the core of the investigative method

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In Story-Based Inquiry, an investigation begins with a hypothesis. This is an answer to the question “What do you think that happened?” In this session participants will learn to explore possible story angles, and to rephrase them as concrete events that can be verified. Knowing what you are looking for increases your chances of discovering it. A hypothesis also makes it easier to co-operate in a team and to “sell” an idea to editors or clients.

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Mark Lee Hunter

Founding member, Story-Based Inquiry Associates
Mark Lee Hunter is onderzoeksjournalist en docent. Samen met collega’s van business school Insead onderzocht hij de recente successen van zogenaamde ‘stakeholder media’. Hij is medeoprichter van The Stakeholder Media Project en co-auteur van “Power Is Everywhere: How stakeholder-driven media are capturing a future in the news industry, and how they can build your future”, dat... Read More →
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Luuk Sengers

Trainer, Lecturer, Investigative Journalist, Freelance journalist
Luuk Sengers Luuk Sengers is docent onderzoeksjournalistiek, onder meer aan de opleiding Internationale Research Journalistiek(IRJ). Daarnaast traint en adviseert hij professionals in het gebruik van onderzoekstechnieken. Samen met Mark Lee Hunter ontwikkelde Sengers de internationaal gewaardeerde Story-Based Inquiry methode, een systematische en snelle manier om onderzoek te doen.

Sunday May 10, 2015 09:00 - 10:25
1.22 Erasmushogeschool, 70 Zespenningenstraat, 1000 Brussels, Belgium

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