Speakers

From all over Europe

Lech Walesa, the former Polish president, and Peace Nobel Prize winner
Basil Kerski, Director of European Solidarity Center (ECS)
Thorbjørn Jagland, *) General Secretary, Council of Europe
Manuel Mateo Goyet, Representative of EU Commissioner for Digital Economy and Society
Mogens Blicher Bjerregård, President, European Federation of Journalists (EFJ)
Harlem Désir, OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media
Patrick Penninckx, Head of Department, Information Society, Council of
Grzegorz Nawrocki, a former journalist of the Polish National Television (TVP)
Elda Brogi, Scientific Coordinator of the Centre for Media Pluralism and Media Freedom (CMPF) at the European University Instiute (EUI), Florence
Baris Altintas, MLSA founder, journalist and blogger
Monika Valecic, Programme Coordinator, Croatian Journalists’ Association
Marton Gergely, former Editor, HVG Weekly
Alexandra Rybinska, Board member, Association of Polish Journalists (SDP)
Tomasz Milkowski, International secretary of the Main Board, Association of the Republic of Poland (SDRP)
Krzysztof Bobinski, Society of Journalists (TD)
Scott Griffen, Deputy Director, International Press Institute (IPI)
Silvia Chocarro, Senior Consultant, IFEX Network Paris
Zuzanna Rudzińska-Bluszcz, Chief Coordinator for the Strategic Litigation, Office of the Commissioner for Human Rights
Freja Wedenborg, journalist, specialized in legislation regard data
Jodie Ginsberg, CEO, Index of Censorship (IOC)
Flutura Kusari, Legal Advisor, European Centre for Press & Media Freedom (ECPMF)
Matthew Caruana Galizia, Pulitzer prize-winning journalist (ICIJ)
Kjersti Løken Stavrum, CEO, Tinus
Marilyn Clark, Professor, University of Malta
Tom Law, Director of Communication, Ethical Journalism Network
Dunja Mijatovic, independent expert; human rights, media freedom
Marina Tuneva, Executive Director, Media Ethics Council Macedonia
Jean Paul Philippot, President of the EBU
Tomasz Wróblewski, Polish journalist, former Editor-in-Chief of Newsweek Polska, Rzeczpospolita and Wprost.
Wout van Wijk, Director, News Media Europe
Maja Vasic-Nikolic, Project team coordinator, Independent Journalists’ Association of Serbia
Galina Arapova, Director mass media defence centre
Rico Grimm, Editor, Krautreporter

*) – to be confirmed