Bellingcat Online Workshop (16 hour), Apr 23-26, 2024, EU times

Tuesday, 23 April 2024 10:00 AM - Friday, 26 April 2024 2:00 PM CEST

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Participant Bellingcat Online Workshop incl. 21% VAT, Apr 23-26, 2024 Partial Approval - €1,350.00

Sale ends on 23/04/2024

The ticket price is inclusive of 21% VAT and additional fees. All individuals applying for this course are subject to the Dutch VAT of 21%. If your application is paid for by a company to which different VAT rules apply, please mention your VAT number in the registration form and opt for payment by bank transfer, after which we will send you a separate invoice. Please note that this event requires you to register before purchasing your ticket. This means you will not be required to pay before we approve the current registration request.

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Tuesday, 23 April 2024 10:00 AM - Friday, 26 April 2024 2:00 PM CEST

This workshop is a verification course and course in social media & individual-focused research, taking place April 23 - 26, 2024 from 10:00 AM to 02:00 PM CEST (Amsterdam), covering the following topics:

  • Introduction to open source investigation
  • Creative search fundamentals
  • How to conduct (nearly) traceless and anonymous/pseudonymous research

Beginning to intermediate verification topics, including:

  • Verification of user-generated materials
  • Intuitive reverse search techniques in digital investigations
  • Geolocation & chronolocation of visual materials
  • Using mapping and satellite services in investigations

Beginning to advanced social media topics, including:

  • Fundamental techniques and creative search strategies on individuals & groups
  • How to archive digital materials for open source investigations
  • Tracking transportation services (e.g. naval vessels, aircraft) for investigations

Cancellation policy

- You will be registered as a participant only after we have received full payment of the workshop fee;

- If you cancel your registration up to one week before the start of the workshop, you will be refunded the total workshop fee, minus EUR 25 (+ VAT and fees) (administrative costs);

- If you cancel within six to two days before the start of the workshop, you will be reimbursed 50% of the workshop fee. If we are able to replace you with a waiting list candidate, then the total fee (minus EUR 25 (+ VAT and fees)  administrative costs) will be refunded.


Bellingcat is an international collective of researchers and citizen journalists using digital verifiable information to investigate a broad range of topics and uncover wrongdoing. Our research is based on facts and evidence and we publish articles with the aim to find objective truth and advance justice, transparency and accountability. We cooperate, share and train others to spread our knowledge, build networks and expand the online open source community.

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