Got an awesome conference idea? IRE wants to hear from you


Investigative Reporters & Editors (IRE) has opened its call for session pitches and ideas for its annual conference, which will be June 14-17, 2018, in Orlando, Florida.

The conference will include more than 150 panels, hands-on classes and special presentations focused on watchdog reporting across all platforms.

Anyone can submit session ideas or other suggestions using this form

Here are a few ways you can contribute:

  • Share a speaker suggestion (you or someone else)
  • Suggest a panel you’d like to attend
  • Tell us about a topic, skill or piece of software you’d like to see covered
  • Pitch an entire session (topic, speakers, title, etc.)
  • Tell us about a session you loved at a past conference or workshop and hope to see again in Orlando
  • Share your suggestions for making the conference a more inclusive environment for all attendees

Ideas are due by 12 January 2018. 

IRE is a nonprofit, membership organization based in the United States with the mission of supporting and training investigative journalists.

Visit the IRE website for more information about the conference. Please direct questions to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

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