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GIJC 2021

In partnership with the Global Investigative Journalism Network

Image: Nick Jaussi / GIJN

Image: Nick Jaussi / GIJN

Registration is now open for the 2021 Global Investigative Journalism Conference, the largest international gathering of investigative and data journalists, hosted by the Global Investigative Journalism Network.

This year’s conference will be held entirely online from November 1–5.

JNI is playing a key role, hosting the Asia-Pacific part of the conference.

GIJC21 will feature regional programs, hands-on workshops, multiple language translation, and extensive networking opportunities. It is a chance to learn from the best in the business — award-winning journalists from around the world, pioneers of data journalism, and fearless investigators who have exposed corruption and abuses of power around the world.

The program will features 65 sessions on a range of topics, including:

Secure your tickets

Early bird tickets are on sale now for US$100 until September 20. After that, general registration begins at US$125 until October 25. Students may attend for US$50.

Journalists from developing and transitioning countries can apply for a GIJC21 Fellowship, but you need to act soon: The fellowship deadline is August 17. GIJC fellows can attend the entire week for free, with access to all conference videos for six months.

Grab your tickets now


The Institute will also co-host the 2022 Global Investigative Journalism Conference in Sydney from October 27–30, 2022.

The 2021 conference was originally scheduled to take place in Sydney. After consulting public health experts, co-hosts JNI and GIJN decided to postpone the in-person conference to 2022.


The most recent GIJC was held in Hamburg, Germany, in 2019. Image: Raphael Huenerfauth/GIJN
Global Investigative Journalism Conference

About GIJC

The Global Investigative Journalism Conference is the world’s largest gathering of international reporters. Conferences are usually held every two years. The 2021 conference is being held online, with an in-person event in Sydney, co-hosted by JNI.