Verification, Investigation, and Digital Ethics
On Tuesday 31 March 2015, the third edition of the News Impact Summit (NIS Hamburg) will be held in the beautiful harbor city of Hamburg, Germany. On the occasion of the book release of the Verification Handbook for Investigative Reporting, the NIS Hamburg will shed light on the theme "Verification, Investigation and Digital Ethics".
Organised by the European Journalism Centre (EJC)and the News Lab at Google, this one-day public event will bring the journalists and media trainers spearheading the field of fact-checking, verification, journalistic investigation and research to the media centre of Germany. The summit will offer 8 workshops and skills training on the topics varying from UGC verification techniques (basics & advanced) to tools training on Google Earth, Map and StreetView, and from designing state-of-art newsroom workflow strategies to applying verification methods into data gathering and analysis.