2019 IRE Conference

Reboot your skills, recharge your watchdog batteries and reconnect with the world’s largest network of investigative journalists during this year’s gathering in Houston. Choose from more than 175 panels, hands-on classes and special presentations. Learn how to improve reporting and storytelling across all platforms. Celebrate the best of investigative reporting during our IRE Awards luncheon. Mix and mingle with the best in the business. Learn. Share. Connect.

All at #IRE19, which opens at 9 a.m. Thursday, June 13, and runs daily until 12:30 p.m. Sunday, June 16.

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Time and place

Thursday, Jun. 13, 2019 - Sunday, Jun. 16, 2019

Marriott Marquis Houston
1777 Walker St.
Houston, Texas 77010


Registration information

Registration for this event is open! Click here to begin.

Hurry! Registration closes on Sunday, Jun. 16 at 12:30pm.