Conceiving and organizing an investigation

  • Event: 2017 New York Watchdog Workshop
  • Speakers: Janet Roberts of Reuters; Walt Bogdanich of The New York Times; Andy Court of 60 Minutes
  • Date/Time: Friday, Jan. 27 at 10:10am
  • Location: Newsroom
  • Audio file: Only members can listen to conference audio

Speaker Bios

  • Walt Bogdanich joined The New York Times in January 2001 as an investigative editor. Since 2003, he has worked as an investigative reporter. He previously produced stories for “60 Minutes,” and ABC News. He also reported for The Wall Street Journal in New York and Washington. He is a 3-time recipient of the Pulitzer Prize and author of the “Great White Lie,” an examination of hospital care in America.

  • Andy Court is an investigative producer for 60 Minutes. A graduate of Yale University, he worked as a newspaper reporter and magazine editor before moving to television. Andy has won Emmy, duPont, Peabody, Loeb, Murrow, and Writers Guild awards for stories that have examined everything from high-level corruption in the Iraqi government to the high cost of end-of-life care in American hospitals.

  • Janet Roberts heads the data journalism team at Reuters and has been wringing stories out of data since she was a student in Phil Meyer’s journalism class at UNC. Before Reuters, she worked at the New York Times, the St. Paul Pioneer Press and the Wilmington Star-News. She has been a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in Explanatory Journalism and the Goldsmith Prize for Investigative Reporting. @jersey_janet

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