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Speakers

 

ANNUAL CONFERENCE keynote SPEAKERS

Denis O'Brien

Denis O'Brien

Chairman, Digicel Group

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

Lord Clement-Jones CBE

Lord Clement-Jones CBE

Liberal Democrat Spokesman for Digital in the House of Lords; Former Chair, House of Lords Select Committee on AI


ANNUAL CONFERENCE FOUNDING ORGANISATIONS

Catherine Tait

Catherine Tait

President and CEO, CBC/Radio-Canada

Craig McMurtrie

Craig McMurtrie

Editorial Director, Australian Broadcasting Corporation

Magnus Brooke

Magnus Brooke

Director of Policy and Regulatory Affairs, ITV plc


ANNUAL CONFERENCE SPEAKERS

Andrea Millwood Hargrave

Andrea Millwood Hargrave

Director General, International Institute of Communications

Adrian Cannon

Adrian Cannon

Senior Legal Counsel, Fox Sports Australia

Adriana Labardini

Adriana Labardini

ICT Regulation Consultant; Director, International Institute of Communications

Andrea Jelinek (Dr)

Andrea Jelinek (Dr)

Chair, European Data Protection Board, Austria

Andrew Barendse (Dr)

Andrew Barendse (Dr)

Managing Executive Regulatory Affairs, Vodacom SA; Director, International Institute of Communications

Angel Fu

Angel Fu

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

Ann LaFrance

Ann LaFrance

Partner and Co-Chair, Global Data Privacy & Cybersecurity Practice; 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

Cate Nymann

Cate Nymann

Senior Manager, Government Affairs & Public Policy, Cisco Systems

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; Director, International Institute of Communications

Clare Sumner (CBE)

Clare Sumner (CBE)

Director of Policy, BBC

Cordel Green

Cordel Green

Executive Director, Broadcasting Commission Jamaica

David Fares

David Fares

David Fares, Vice President, Global Public Policy, The Walt Disney Company

Derek Wilding (Dr)

Derek Wilding (Dr)

Co-Director, Centre for Media Transition, University of Technology, Sydney; President, IIC Australia Chapter

Edward Zhou

Edward Zhou

Vice President, Global Public Affairs, Huawei Technologies

Fanny Hidvégi

Fanny Hidvégi

European Policy Manager, Access Now

Gabriel Solomon

Gabriel Solomon

Head of Government & Industry Relations, Europe & Latin America, Ericsson

Gita Sorensen

Gita Sorensen

Managing Director, GOS Consulting Limited

Giuseppe D'Acquisto

Giuseppe D'Acquisto

Technology Advisor, Italian Data Protection Authority (the Garante)

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)

Hielke Hijmans (Dr)

Hielke Hijmans (Dr)

Chairman of the Litigation Chamber and Member of the Executive Committee, Data Protection Authority, Belgium

Ian Walden (Dr)

Ian Walden (Dr)

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

Chair, IIC UK Chapter; Director, 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

Lisa Felton

Lisa Felton

Head of Data, Services and Consumer Regulation, Vodafone Group

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

Nerida O'Loughlin

Nerida O'Loughlin

Chair, Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA)

Nomonde Gongxeka-Seopa

Nomonde Gongxeka-Seopa

Councillor, Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (ICASA)

Ondrej Socuvka

Ondrej Socuvka

Senior EU Public Policy and Government Affairs Manager, Google

Patrica Cooper

Patrica Cooper

Vice President, Satellite Government Affairs, SpaceX

Patricia Dooley

Patricia Dooley

Head of Public Affairs, Ericsson

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 Allan

Richard Allan

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

Roger Taylor

Roger Taylor

Chair, Centre for Data Ethics & Innovation (CDEI), UK

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

Sean Kennedy

Sean Kennedy

Partner, DT Economics Limited; Treasurer, International Institute of Communications

Simon McDougall

Simon McDougall

Executive Director Technology Policy and Innovation, Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO), UK

Sonia N Jorge

Sonia N Jorge

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

Stephen Unger (Dr)

Stephen Unger (Dr)

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

Steve Song

Steve Song

Fellow, Mozilla Foundation

Tim Cowen

Tim Cowen

Partner, Preiskel & Co LLP; Director, International Institute of Communications

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)

Antonio Nicita (Prof)

Antonio Nicita (Prof)

Commissioner, Autorità per le Garanzie nelle Comunicazioni (AGCOM), Italy

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

Cordel Green

Cordel Green

Executive Director, Broadcasting Commission Jamaica

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)

Jeffrey Paul Morgan

Jeffrey Paul Morgan

Board Member, Utilities Regulation & Competition Authority (URCA), Bahamas

Jonathan Oxley

Jonathan Oxley

Group Director, Competition, Ofcom, UK

Keng Thai Leong

Keng Thai Leong

Deputy Chief Executive (International and Corporate), Infocomm Media Development Authority, Singapore
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)

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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