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avatar for Zaffar Abbas

Zaffar Abbas

Dawn newspaper
avatar for Gulnara Akhundova

Gulnara Akhundova

International Media Support (IMS)
Head of Department for Global Response
avatar for Richard Akinwumi

Richard Akinwumi

Premium Times
Head, Digital Strategy & Technology
avatar for Roby Alampay

Roby Alampay

Founder and Chairman
avatar for Simon Allison

Simon Allison

The Continent
avatar for Hibah Ansari

Hibah Ansari

Sahan Journal / Report for America
avatar for Knut Olav Åmås

Knut Olav Åmås

Fritt Ord Foundation
Executive director
avatar for Beata Balogová

Beata Balogová

avatar for Amanda Barrett

Amanda Barrett

The Associated Press
Deputy Managing Editor
avatar for Merel Borger

Merel Borger

Limelight Foundation
avatar for Christian Burger

Christian Burger

Der Standard
Head of Community Management
avatar for Ulrike Butschek

Ulrike Butschek

Head of Department for Human Rights
avatar for Lydia Cacho

Lydia Cacho

Journalist, social activist and writer
avatar for Cansu Çamlıbel

Cansu Çamlıbel

Duvar English
avatar for Vivian Chime

Vivian Chime

TheCable / Report for the World
avatar for Claudia Ciobanu

Claudia Ciobanu

Balkan Insight - Reporting Democracy
Poland correspondent
avatar for Steve Coll

Steve Coll

Columbia University
Dean of Columbia Journalism School
avatar for John Daniszewski

John Daniszewski

The Associated Press
Vice President, Standards
avatar for Mark Dekan

Mark Dekan

Ringier Axel Springer Media AG
avatar for Marius Dragomir

Marius Dragomir

CEU Democracy Institute
Director, Center for Media, Data and Society (CMDS)
avatar for Boryana Dzhambazova

Boryana Dzhambazova

avatar for Stephen Engelberg

Stephen Engelberg

avatar for Mary Fitzgerald

Mary Fitzgerald

Director, Information Democracy
avatar for Márton Gergely

Márton Gergely

avatar for Scott Griffen

Scott Griffen

International Press Institute (IPI)
Deputy Director
avatar for Amelie Gue

Amelie Gue

AmiNet Project
Trainer and founder
avatar for Nadja Hahn

Nadja Hahn

avatar for Naomi Hunt

Naomi Hunt

ProSiebenSat.1 PULS 4
Head of Transformation; Content Creation & Communication
avatar for Věra Jourová

Věra Jourová

European Commission
Vice-President for Values and Transparency
avatar for Andy Kaltenbrunner

Andy Kaltenbrunner

Medienhaus Wien
Managing Director
avatar for Sipho Kings

Sipho Kings

The Continent
Editorial Director
avatar for Maribel Königer

Maribel Königer

ERSTE Foundation
Director Communication, Journalism and Media
avatar for Daniela Kraus

Daniela Kraus

Presseclub Concordia
Secretary General
avatar for Ondrej Liska

Ondrej Liska

Regional Director Europe
avatar for Javier Luque Martinez

Javier Luque Martinez

International Press Institute (IPI)
Head of Digital Communications
avatar for Nevşin Mengü

Nevşin Mengü

Diken, Duvar & Deutsche Welle Turkish
Reporter, producer and TV anchor
avatar for Mira Milosevic

Mira Milosevic

Global Forum for Media Development
Executive Director
avatar for Marie-Laure Muchery

Marie-Laure Muchery

Fund manager
avatar for Nigel Mugamu

Nigel Mugamu

Founder and Chief Storyteller
avatar for Veronika Munk

Veronika Munk

Founder and Editor-in-Chief
avatar for Caroline Muscat

Caroline Muscat

The Shift News, Malta
Managing editor
avatar for Dapo  Olorunyomi

Dapo Olorunyomi

Premium Times
Publisher & CEO
avatar for Kristin Olson

Kristin Olson

OSCE, Office of the Representative on Freedom of the Media
Principal Adviser
avatar for Sameer Padania

Sameer Padania

Lead Author: A New Deal for Journalism (Forum I&D)
avatar for Réka Kinga Papp

Réka Kinga Papp

avatar for Jacqui Park

Jacqui Park

Head of Network Strategy and Innovation
avatar for Khadija Patel

Khadija Patel

International Fund for Public Interest Media
Head of Programmes
avatar for Audrius Perkauskas

Audrius Perkauskas

EU Commission, DG Connect, Audiovisual and Media Services Policy
deputy Head of Unit
avatar for Sangeeta Barooah Pisharoty

Sangeeta Barooah Pisharoty

The Wire
National Affairs Editor
avatar for Christoph Plate

Christoph Plate

KAS Media Africa
Director Media Programme Subsahara Africa
avatar for Maria Ressa

Maria Ressa

avatar for Teresa Ribeiro

Teresa Ribeiro

Representative on Freedom of the Media
avatar for Gerold Riedmann

Gerold Riedmann

Managing Director, Russmedia
Editor-in-Chief, Vorarlberger Nachrichten
avatar for Pravit Rojanaphruk

Pravit Rojanaphruk

Khaosod English
Columnist and senior staff writer
avatar for Anton Ruliou

Anton Ruliou

Belarus in Focus Information Office
Project coordinator
avatar for Sinatou Saka

Sinatou Saka

RFI and France 24
Journalist, Editorial project manager
avatar for Patrice Schneider

Patrice Schneider

Media Development Investment Fund
Chief Strategy Officer
avatar for Thabiso Sekhula

Thabiso Sekhula

Distribution Manager
avatar for Charles Sennott

Charles Sennott

The GroundTruth Project
Founder , CEO & Editor
avatar for Supriya Sharma

Supriya Sharma

Executive Editor
avatar for Nana Siebert

Nana Siebert

Deputy Editor-in-Chief
avatar for Florian Skrabal

Florian Skrabal

avatar for Mungo Soggot

Mungo Soggot

Founder & CEO
avatar for Markus Spillmann

Markus Spillmann

Chair of the IPI Executive Board
Founder & CEO, SPILLMANN Media Strategy Management GmbH
avatar for Karl Oskar Teien

Karl Oskar Teien

Schibsted / Aftenposten
Director of Product
avatar for Galina Timchenko

Galina Timchenko

CEO and Founder
avatar for Barbara Trionfi

Barbara Trionfi

International Press Institute (IPI)
Executive Director
avatar for David Tvrdoň

David Tvrdoň

Petit Press
Subscription growth and retention specialist
avatar for Siddharth Varadarajan

Siddharth Varadarajan

The Wire
Founding Editor
avatar for Peter ter Velde

Peter ter Velde

Project Manager
avatar for Alexander Wrabetz

Alexander Wrabetz

Austrian Broadcasting Corporation - ORF
Director General
avatar for Dragana Zarkovic-Obradovic

Dragana Zarkovic-Obradovic

Balkan Investigative Reporting Network, BIRN
avatar for Anita Zielina

Anita Zielina

Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism
Director of News Innovation and Leadership
avatar for Paweł Ławiński

Paweł Ławiński

Deputy Editor-in-Chief