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Welcome, everyone! Mark your calendars -- Asia’s first investigative journalism conference is happening. Join us in Manila on November 22-24 for this breakthrough event, bringing together top investigative reporters, data journalists, and media law and security experts from across Asia and around the world. 

Check back soon for updates on our program. IJAsia14 will feature nearly 30 sessions and special events. There will be 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.

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Sunday, November 23 • 9:00am - 9:15am
Welcome and Opening Remarks

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Welcome to Uncovering Asia! Your hosts will offer brief opening remarks, including ideas on how to get the most out of the packed two days of workshops, panels, and special events we've put together for you. Next comes a showing of Investigative Impact, a five-minute video just released by the Global Investigative Journalism Network on the extraordinary impact of investigative reporting around the world. 

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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 138 member groups in 62 countries. He has worked as an investigative journalist for more than 30 years, reported from two dozen countries, and won or shared more than 25 awards. He has managed nonprofit newsrooms, investigative teams, and numerous cross-border projects. During the... Read More →
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Malou Mangahas

Executive Director, Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism
MALOU MANGAHAS is executive director of the Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism, a pioneering nonprofit launched in 1989. She is a veteran of Philippine journalism, served as a Nieman fellow at Harvard University, and has worked for various newspapers and news agencies based in Manila and overseas. She has worked for radio (briefly as a program host) and television (as executive producer of Debate, and as co-host of Palaban... Read More →
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Torben Stephan

Director, Media Programme Asia, Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung
Torben Stephan is Director of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Media Programme Asia. He studied political science and worked for many years as a journalist and editor for different newspapers in Germany. Following journalism, he spent ten years working in political campaigns, and then moved to the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung.

Sunday November 23, 2014 9:00am - 9:15am
Ballroom CDE

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