Adele Humbert

co-founder. Investigative journalist & podcast producer, Insider Podcast

Adèle Humbert is an investigative journalist and podcast producer based in Paris. She is the cofounder of Insider Podcast, an investigative podcast production company. She worked as a podcast producer at the Medill Justice project in Chicago where she investigated potential wrongful convictions. Her podcast “Shaken” is an award-winning audio piece examining potential wrongful conviction in a Shaken baby case in Michigan. Shortly after the podcast was published the case was reopened. In 2017, she investigated the Paradise Papers with Radio France in Paris, France. She also coproduced a three-episode investigative podcast on children taken by their parents to Syria “The little returnees” was awarded at the 2018 German French Journalism Award ceremony (‘Best Digital Audio Production’) and nominated at the Prix Europa 2018 and Prix Longueur d’Ondes 2019.

Adele is speaking at

Documentaries French Translation
September 26, 2019
4:15 pm - 5:30 pm
Lecture Hall 150, HafenCity Universität (HCU)



Investigative podcasts are currently some of the most popular series among podcast listeners and are well suited to the many twists and turns of an investigation. What does it take to get into this hot medium? How can you benefit from using effective audio and storytelling techniques to draw listeners in to investigative stories?

Join this international panel of investigative reporters and producers who have turned their investigations into impactful and award-winning podcasts in Canada, Germany, France, and the US.

French translation for this session is provided by CFI, the French media development organization.

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