Luc Hermann to speak at the Power Reporting 2013 - The African Investigative Journalism Conference

 The French investigative journalist Luc Hermann, co-director and executive producer of Premières Lignes (French independent television news agency), will be one of the main keynote speakers at Power Reporting 2013. The African Investigative Journalism Conference will be held from 28 to 30 October at Wits University.

Luc Hermann produces investigative documentaries for the major French networks and international distribution. He also anchors a weekly radio programme on spin doctors for French national public radio, and regularly teaches investigative courses. He has produced numerous stories on the pharmaceutical industry, and was an international reporter, covering the wars in Kosovo and Iraq. He was editor-in-chief with Canal+ for 18 years.

More on Luc Hermann : http://pltv.fr/presentation_en.php


Luc Hermann will give two keynote addresses :
- Monday 28 October - 11.15-12.30 : Spinning health - How big pharma sells drugs
- Tuesday 29 October - 11.00-12.15 : The untaxables - How corporates dodge tax


Luc Hermann participation to Power Reporting 2013 is supported by the French Institute of South Africa.
5 regional participants from Mozambique, Namibia, Zimbabwe & Zambia will also take part in the conference, with the support of the regional audiovisual attaché of the French Embassy in South Africa and the French Embassies in the region.

For more information about the conference : http://www.journalism.co.za/index.php/powerreporting.html