Save the Date: European Investigative Journalism & Dataharvest Conference 2017

Our annual Investigative and Dataharvest conference is just around the corner. Join us in Mechelen and be part of the latest discussions in journalism. Feel free to share the information below with your contacts.

The European Investigative Journalism & Dataharvest Conference, organised by, is the most relevant networking event for investigative and data journalists in Europe. Join us in Mechelen, Belgium from 19 – 21 May for the most interesting edition yet!

#EIJC17 & Dataharvest offers hugely inspiring investigative journalism cases, ample opportunities to meet interesting colleagues and coders, and tons of training sessions to brush up your skills hands-on. Check out our preliminary programme. This is the one conference you do not want to miss! 

Register now

Also don’t forget to take a look at our pre-conference activities on the 18th of May! 

  • Come to the conference a day earlier and get hands-on training by some of the best data journalists. Register now for the 'train the trainers’ sessions.  
  • Coders and others interested in open data gather for the Pre-Dataharvest Hack Day and work on datasets of public interest. Register here.


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