Web, search and social media for investigators

  • Event: 2017 Tulsa Watchdog Workshop
  • Speakers: Doug Haddix of IRE and NICAR; Cody Winchester of IRE and NICAR
  • Date/Time: Friday, May. 5 at 4:30pm
  • Location: Pocahontas Greadington Lrng & Creativity
  • Audio file: No audio file available.

Find documents and databases on deadline with better search techniques and the invisible Web. Learn how to locate reliable websites for enterprise stories and receive guidance on the best social media tools for your next investigation.

Speaker Bios

  • Doug Haddix is executive director of Investigative Reporters and Editors. He oversees training, conferences and services for 6,000 members worldwide. Previously, Haddix worked as an IRE training director, an assistant vice president at Ohio State University, director of the Kiplinger Program in Public Affairs Journalism, and as an editor and reporter at newspapers in Illinois, Ohio and Pennsylvania. He earned a master's in journalism from Indiana University.

  • Cody is a training director at Investigative Reporters & Editors. Before joining IRE, he worked at newspapers in Texas, Nebraska and South Dakota.

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    IRE executive director, Doug Haddix, and training director, Cody Winchester, include tons of great tools to search the Web, including social media sites, to find what you're looking for.