With Maarten Keuleman, science journalist for newspaper De Volkskrant and Dutch journalist of the year 2021. More details coming soon.
Moderator:Rebecca Clear Speakers, time and room to be announced.
Mostly, a science reporter zooms in on topics that are socially relevant but can be approached from a safe and comfortable distance. But a pandemic is not distant for any science reporter: we’ve all been in the middle of it. How can a science reporter work in an engaged and neutral way during such a …
International collective Bellingcat, based in The Netherlands, does investigative journalism using publicly available informtion. They did impressive work in cases like the MH17-crash and the conflict in Syria. How do they use open source data in their investigations? In this workshop they’ll teach you some of their methods.
What should science do to achieve more diversity, can there be drawbacks of such a mission and what is the role and responsibility of science journalists? Invited speaker: Asha ten Broeke, Dutch science journalist and columnist Moderator:Rebecca Clear More speakers, time and room to be announced.
Alexander Pleijter (Leiden University) is an expert in online journalism and fact checking. He is one of the coordinators of the Dutch ‘News checkers’-website www.nieuwscheckers.nl, a project that aims to help the public properly evaluate (online) news and to teach journalism students the skill of fact checking. At ECSJ he will talk about how to …
Announcement of the laureates of the EFSJ Climate Grants.
The European Science Journalist of the Year Award will be announced by the EFSJ.
One needs food for thought.
After a full conference day and maybe even two field trip days it’s time to contemplate together with your science journalist colleagues. The closing drinks & bites will be hosted in the beautiful science museum Boerhaave with an amazing collection of ancient and modern artefacts which contributed to the advancement of science. The museum hosts …