Speakers

Heiko Maas

Federal Minister for Foreign Affairs, Federal Republic of Germany

David Kaye

UN Special Rapporteur on the promotion and protection of the right to freedom of opinion and expression

Ambassador Dr. Thomas Fitschen

Special Representative for Cyber Foreign Policy and Cybersecurity, German Federal Foreign Office

Katherine Getao

ICT Secretary, Ministry of Information, Communications and Technology, Government of Kenya

Audun Halvorsen

State Secretary to Minister of Foreign Affairs Ine Eriksen Søreide, Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs

H.E. Mr. Damjan Manchevski

Minister of Information Society and Administration

Maria Sefidari

Chair, Wikimedia Foundation

Jovan Kurbalija

Executive Director, Secretariat of the UN SG High-level Panel on Digital Cooperation

Moez Chakchouk

Assistant Director-General for Communication and Information, UNESCO

Timothy Garton Ash

Professor of European Studies at Oxford University and author of “Free Speech: 10 Principles for a Connected World”

Mark Graham

Professor of Internet Geography at the OII, Faculty Fellow at the Alan Turing Institute

Emilar Gandhi

Head of Public Policy for Southern Africa, Facebook

Wafa Ben-Hassine

MENA Policy Counsel, Access Now

Wolfram von Heynitz

Head of the Cyber Policy Coordination Staff, German Federal Foreign Office

Lorna McGregor

Professor of International Human Rights Law at Essex Law School and Director of the Human Rights Centre at the University of Essex

Scott Busby

Deputy Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor

Hibah Kamal-Grayson

Senior Policy Analyst, Google

Eileen Donahoe

Executive Director, Stanford Global Digital Policy Incubator

Heli Tiirmaa-Klaar

Ambassador at Large for Cyber Security, Estonia

Rauno Merisaari

Ambassador for Human Rights and Democracy, Finland

Kenneth Adu Amanfoh

Director Information Technology, NCA Ghana and President of Africa Cybersecurity and Digital Rights Organisation.

Lynn St. Amour

Chair of the UN Internet Governance Forum’s Multistakeholder Advisory Group (IGF-MAG)

Thorsten Benner

Co-founder and director of the Global Public Policy Institute (GPPi)

Andrew Puddephatt

Lead, Freedom Online Coalition Secretariat and Executive Chair, Global Partners Digital Advisory Board

Frerieke van Bree

Programme Manager, Digital Defenders Partnership

Frane Maroevic

Director, Office of the OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media

Doug Rutzen

President and CEO, International Center for Not-for-Profit Law

Andy O’Connell

Head of Content Distribution & Algorithm Policy, Facebook

Peter Varga

Regional Civil Society Coordinator, Open Government Partnership

Alison Gillwald

Executive Director, Research ICT Africa

Tara Denham

Director, Centre for International Digital Policy Global Affairs Canada

Lillian Nalwoga

Programme Manager, CIPESA

Toby Mendel

Executive Director, Centre for Law and Democracy

Philippe-André Rodriguez

Senior Advisor, Center for International Digital Policy, Global Affairs Canada

Dennys Antonialli

Executive Director, Internet Lab Brazil

Jeanette Hofmann

Head, Internet Policy Field Research Group, WZB Berlin Social Science Center

Mark Latonero

Research Lead, Data & Human Rights, Data & Society

Amie Stepanovich

U.S. Policy Manager and Global Policy Counsel, Access Now

Stefan Heumann

Member of the Management Board, Stiftung Neue Verantwortung (SNV)

Daniel Holznagel

Legal Officer, German Federal Ministry of Justice and Consumer Protection

Luca Belli

Professor of Internet Governance and Regulation at Fundação Getulio Vargas Law School

Anja Kovacs

Director, Internet Democracy Project

Solana Larsen

Editor, Mozilla Internet Health Report

Guy Berger

Director for Freedom of Expression and Media Development, UNESCO

Kaja Ciglic

Director, Digital Diplomacy, Microsoft

Maryant Fernandez Perez

Senior Policy Advisor, European Digital Rights

Bedavyasa Mohanty

Associate Fellow, Observer Research Foundation’s Cyber Initiative

Jyoti Panday

Policy, Idea-IIM Telecom Centre of Excellence (IITCOE), Indian Institute of Management

Daphne Keller

Director of Intermediary Liability, Stanford Center for Internet and Society

Mishi Choudhary

Legal Director, Software Freedom Law Centre

Sanja Kelly

Director - Freedom on the Net, Freedom House

Katharine Kendrick

Co-chair of the Freedom Online Coalition Advisory Network

Bernard Shen

Assistant General Counsel - Corporate, External, and Legal Affairs Department, Microsoft

Grace Mutung’u

Associate, Kenya ICT Action Network

Matthew Shears

Co-chair of the Freedom Online Coalition Advisory Network and ICANN Board Member

Nicole Karlebach

Leader, Business & Human Rights Program, Oath

Michael Samway

President, The Business and Human Rights Group

Jason Pielemeier

Policy Director, Global Network Initiative

Edetaen Ojo

Executive Director, Media Rights Agenda

Anri van der Spuy

Manager - Africa Digital Policy Project, Research ICT Africa

Karmen Turk

Partner, Triniti Law Firm

Rebecca MacKinnon

Director - Ranking Digital Rights, New America

Jessica Dheere

Co-founder and Executive Director, SMEX

‘Gbenga Sesan

Executive Director, Paradigm Initiative

Juan Carlos Lara

Manager, Public Policy and Research, Derechos Digitales

Lisl Brunner

Director of Global Public Policy, AT&T

Mallory Knodel

Head of Digital, ARTICLE 19

Tatiana Tropina

Senior Researcher, Max Planck Institute for Foreign and International Criminal Law

Hanane Boujemi

Freedom Online Coalition Advisory Network

Elonnai Hickok

Chief Operating Officer, Centre for Internet and Society

Deborah Brown

Global Policy and Advocacy Lead, Association for Progressive Communications