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Speakers

 

ANNUAL CONFERENCE keynote SPEAKERS

Randall L Stephenson

Randall L Stephenson

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, AT&T

Denis O'Brien

Denis O'Brien

Chairman, Digicel Group

Arun Bansal

Arun Bansal

Senior Vice President and Head of Market Area Europe & Latin America, Ericsson

Doreen Bogdan-Martin

Doreen Bogdan-Martin

Director, Telecommunication Development Bureau, International Telecommunication Union (ITU)

Susannah Storey

Susannah Storey

Director General for Digital and Media Policy, Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS), UK

Tom Hooper

Tom Hooper

Director, The King's Speech, Les Misérables, The Danish Girl

Ted Sarandos

Ted Sarandos

Chief Content Officer, Netflix

Gordon Sondland

Gordon Sondland

U.S. Ambassador to the EU


ANNUAL CONFERENCE FOUNDING ORGANISATIONS

Catherine Tait

Catherine Tait

President and CEO, CBC/Radio-Canada

Craig McMurtrie

Craig McMurtrie

Editorial Director, Australian Broadcasting Corporation

Peter Bazalgette (Sir)

Peter Bazalgette (Sir)

Chairman, ITV plc


ANNUAL CONFERENCE SPEAKERS

Adrian Cannon

Adrian Cannon

Senior Legal Counsel, Fox Sports Australia

Adriana Labardini

Adriana Labardini

ICT Regulation Consultant; Director, International Institute of Communications

Ajit Pai

Ajit Pai

Chairman, Federal Communications Commission (FCC), USA

Andrea Jelinek (Dr)

Andrea Jelinek (Dr)

Chair, European Data Protection Board, Austria

Angel Fu

Angel Fu

Associate, Clifford Chance, Australia; Winner, IIC Future Leaders' Competition 2019

Ann LaFrance

Ann LaFrance

Coordinating Partner, EMEA Communications Law; Co-Chair, Global Data Privacy & Cybersecurity; Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP; Vice President, International Institute of Communications

Bojana Bellamy

Bojana Bellamy

President, Centre for Information Policy Leadership

Bruno Soria (Dr)

Bruno Soria (Dr)

Associate Director, NERA Economic Consulting

Camilo Alberto Jiménez Santofimio

Camilo Alberto Jiménez Santofimio

Commissioner, Commission for Communications Regulation of Colombia (CRC)

Carlos Rey-Moreno (Dr)

Carlos Rey-Moreno (Dr)

Local Access Policy and Regulation Coordinator, Association for Progressive Communications

Chen-Ling Hung (Dr)

Chen-Ling Hung (Dr)

Commissioner, National Communications Commission, Taiwan

Chris Chapman

Chris Chapman

President, International Institute of Communications

Chris Woolford

Chris Woolford

Director of International Spectrum Policy, Ofcom, UK

Clare Sumner (CBE)

Clare Sumner (CBE)

Director of Policy, BBC

Cordel Green

Cordel Green

Executive Director, Broadcasting Commission Jamaica

Dorothy Attwood

Dorothy Attwood

Senior Vice President, Global Public Policy, The Walt Disney Company

Edward Zhou

Edward Zhou

Vice President, Global Public Affairs, Huawei Technologies

Fanny Hidvégi

Fanny Hidvégi

European Policy Manager, Access Now

Gita Sorensen

Gita Sorensen

Managing Director, GOS Consulting Limited

Grace Koh (Ambassador)

Grace Koh (Ambassador)

US Representative to the International Telecommunication Union World Radio Conference (ITU WRC-2019) and Head of Delegation

Hanna Stjärne

Hanna Stjärne

Director General, Sveriges Television AB (SVT)

Ian Walden (Dr)

Ian Walden (Dr)

Ian Walden, Professor, Centre for Commercial Law Studies, Queen Mary University of London

Isolde Goggin

Isolde Goggin

Chairperson, Competition and Consumer Protection Commission of Ireland (CCPC)

Jacquelynn Ruff

Jacquelynn Ruff

Consulting Counsel, Wiley Rein LLP, USA; Director, International Institute of Communications

Jean-Jacques Sahel

Jean-Jacques Sahel

Managing Director, Europe, ICANN; Director and UK Chapter Chair, International Institute of Communications

Jenni Sargent

Jenni Sargent

Managing Director, First Draft

Jeremy Godfrey

Jeremy Godfrey

Chair, BEREC 2019; Commissioner, Commission for Communications Regulation (ComReg), Ireland

Julie Brill

Julie Brill

Corporate Vice President, Deputy General Counsel, and Chief Privacy Officer, Global Privacy and Regulatory Affairs, Microsoft Corporation

Louisa Graham

Louisa Graham

Chief Executive, Walkley Foundation for Journalism

Manuel Kohnstamm

Manuel Kohnstamm

Senior Vice President and Chief Corporate Affairs Officer, Liberty Global

Mario Girasole (Dr)

Mario Girasole (Dr)

Vice President for Regulatory, Institutional and Press Relations, TIM Brasil

Mark Basile

Mark Basile

Director, Digital Platforms Inquiry, Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC)

Mark Lichtenhein

Mark Lichtenhein

Chairman, Sports Rights Owners Coalition (SROC)

Martin Cave OBE (Dr)

Martin Cave OBE (Dr)

Visiting Professor, London School of Economics

Nomonde Gongxeka-Seopa

Nomonde Gongxeka-Seopa

Councillor, Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (ICASA)

Pastora Valero

Pastora Valero

Vice President, Public Policy and Government Affairs, Europe, Middle East, Africa and Russia, Cisco Systems

Patrica Cooper

Patrica Cooper

Vice President, Satellite Government Affairs, SpaceX

Peter Lovelock (Dr)

Peter Lovelock (Dr)

Director and Founder, Technology Research Project Corporate (TRPC); Chair, Singapore Chapter, International Institute of Communications

Philip Marsden (Dr)

Philip Marsden (Dr)

Bank of England; HMT Digital Competition Expert Panel

Prapanpong Khumon (Dr)

Prapanpong Khumon (Dr)

Vice Dean, School of Law, University of the Thai Chamber of Commerce

Ramiro Camacho Castillo

Ramiro Camacho Castillo

Commissioner, Federal Telecommunications Institute (IFT), Mexico

Richard Allen

Richard Allen

Vice President Policy Solutions, Facebook

Richard Hooper (CBE)

Richard Hooper (CBE)

Chairman, Broadband Stakeholder Group UK

Robert Pepper (Dr)

Robert Pepper (Dr)

Head, Global Connectivity Policy and Planning, Facebook

Rosa Barcelo

Rosa Barcelo

Partner and Deputy Co-Chair, Data Privacy & Cybersecurity Practice Group, Squire Patton Boggs

Sabine Chalmers

Sabine Chalmers

Group General Counsel, BT Group

Sharon White

Sharon White

CEO, Ofcom, UK

Simon McDougall

Simon McDougall

Executive Director Technology Policy and Innovation, Information Commissioner’s Office

Sonia N Jorge

Sonia N Jorge

Executive Director, Alliance for Affordable Internet; World Wide Web Foundation

Stefano Quintarelli

Stefano Quintarelli

Chairman of the Steering Committee, AGID (Government Agency for Digital Italy)

Stephen Unger (Dr)

Stephen Unger (Dr)

Senior Advisor, Flint Global, UK; Director, International Institute of Communications

Steve Song

Steve Song

Fellow, Mozilla Foundation

Umar Garba Danbatta (Professor)

Umar Garba Danbatta (Professor)

Executive Vice President and Chief Executive Officer, Nigerian Communications Commission

Yih-Choung Teh

Yih-Choung Teh

Group Director of Strategy and Research, Ofcom, UK

 


 

REGULATOR SPEAKERS

Kiat How Tan

Kiat How Tan

Chief Executive Officer, Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA), Singapore

Ajit Pai

Ajit Pai

Chairman, Federal Communications Commission (FCC), USA

Akifumi Irie

Akifumi Irie

Advisor to Director-General, Global Strategy Bureau, Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications, Japan

Alee Fa'amoe

Alee Fa'amoe

Acting CEO & Executive Director ICT, OfReg, Cayman Islands (SNRF)

Anthony Clayton (Prof)

Anthony Clayton (Prof)

Chairman, Broadcasting Commission Jamaica (SNRF)

Camilo Alberto Jiménez Santofimio

Camilo Alberto Jiménez Santofimio

Commissioner, Commission for Communications Regulation of Colombia (CRC)

Catalina Parot

Catalina Parot

President, Consejo Nacional de Televisión (CNTV), Chile

Celene Craig

Celene Craig

Deputy Chief Executive, Broadcasting Authority of Ireland (SNRF)

Chaucer Leung

Chaucer Leung

Director-General of Communications, Office of the Communications Authority (OFCA), Hong Kong, China

Chris Chapman

Chris Chapman

President, International Institute of Communications

Dan Sjöblom

Dan Sjöblom

Director General, Swedish Post and Telecom Authority (PTS); Chair-designate, Body of European Regulators for Electronic Communications (BEREC)

Dimakatso Qocha (Adv.)

Dimakatso Qocha (Adv.)

Councillor, Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (ICASA)

Dion Smith

Dion Smith

Commissioner, Regulatory Authority of Bermuda

Emmanuel Gabla

Emmanuel Gabla

Membre du Collège, Autorite de Regulation des Communications Electroniques et des Postes (ARCEP), France

Garrett Blaney

Garrett Blaney

Commissioner & Chairperson, Commission for Communications Regulation (ComReg), Ireland

George Michaelides

George Michaelides

Commissioner, Office of the Commissioner of Electronic Communications and Postal Regulation, Cyprus (OCECPR) (SNRF)

Ian Scott

Ian Scott

Chairperson and CEO, Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC)

Isolde Goggin

Isolde Goggin

Chairperson, Competition and Consumer Protection Commission of Ireland (CCPC)

Jonathan Oxley

Jonathan Oxley

Group Director, Competition, Ofcom, UK

Kevin Bakhurst

Kevin Bakhurst

Group Director, Content and Media Policy, Ofcom, UK

Kim Mallalieu (Dr)

Kim Mallalieu (Dr)

Deputy Chairman, Telecommunications Authority of Trinidad and Tobago (TATT) (SNRF)

Lindsey Fussell

Lindsey Fussell

Group Director, Consumer and External Relations, Ofcom, UK

Ľuboš Kukliš

Ľuboš Kukliš

Chief Executive, Council for Broadcasting and Retransmission of Slovakia, and Chair, European Regulators Group for Audiovisual Media Services (ERGA)

Luciano Charlita de Freitas

Luciano Charlita de Freitas

Regulatory Specialist, National Telecommunication Agency (Anatel), Brazil

Luisa Affuso (Dr)

Luisa Affuso (Dr)

Chief Economist, Ofcom, UK

Mansoor Hanif

Mansoor Hanif

Chief Technology Officer, Ofcom, UK

Marcin Cichy

Marcin Cichy

President of the Office of Electronic Communications, Republic of Poland; Broadband Commissioner and Vice-Chair of the Body of European Regulators for Electronic Communications (BEREC)

Mark Basile

Mark Basile

Director, Digital Platforms Inquiry, Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC)

Nerida O'Loughlin

Nerida O'Loughlin

Chair, Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA)

Paul Canessa

Paul Canessa

Chief Executive Officer, Gibraltar Regulatory Authority (GRA) (SNRF)

 

Philip Marnick

Philip Marnick

Group Director, Spectrum, Ofcom, UK

Rainer Schnepfleitner (Dr)

Rainer Schnepfleitner (Dr)

Director, Office for Communications (AK), Liechtenstein (SNRF)

 
Ramiro Camacho Castillo

Ramiro Camacho Castillo

Commissioner, Federal Telecommunications Institute (IFT), Mexico

Rebecca Kelly Slaughter

Rebecca Kelly Slaughter

Commissioner, Federal Trade Commission (FTC), USA

Sandro Mendonça (Prof)

Sandro Mendonça (Prof)

Board Member, Autoridade Nacional de Comunicações (ANACOM), Portugal

Simon Thomson

Simon Thomson

Head of Telecommunications Regulation, Commerce Commission of New Zealand

Stewart Brittenden

Stewart Brittenden

Head of Communications and Postal Regulation, Gibraltar Regulatory Authority (GRA) (SNRF)

Susannah Nightingale

Susannah Nightingale

Communications Regulator, Falkland Islands (SNRF)

Tobias Schmid (Dr)

Tobias Schmid (Dr)

Director, Media Authority of North Rhine-Westphalia; Commissioner,  European Affairs, Directors of the Media Authorities (DLM), Germany; and Vice Chairman of the European Regulators Group for Audiovisual Media Services (ERGA)

Umar Garba Danbatta (Professor)

Umar Garba Danbatta (Professor)

Executive Vice President and Chief Executive Officer, Nigerian Communications Commission

Wen-Chung Guo (Dr)

Wen-Chung Guo (Dr)

Commissioner, National Communications Commission, Taiwan

Wilhelm Eschweiler (Dr)

Wilhelm Eschweiler (Dr)

Vice President, Federal Network Agency (BNetzA), Germany

Yih-Choung Teh

Yih-Choung Teh

Group Director of Strategy and Research, Ofcom, UK

 


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