Participants SIF17

The list is updated continuously

First name Last name Organisation/company Country
Susan Aaronson George Washington University UNITED STATES
Tewfik Abdelbari Touts sur l’Algérie – TSA ALGERIA
Mais Katt Rozana NETHERLANDS
Rasha Abdulla The American University in Cairo EGYPT
Wael Eskandar Freelance EGYPT
Afef Abrougui Global Voices TUNISIA
Salome Achba Mediachecker GEORGIA
Kenneth Adu-Amanfoh National Communications Authority GHANA
Sara Fratty Youth Observatory GUATEMALA
Lara Aharonian Women’s Resource Center ARMENIA
Beryl Aidi Amnesty International KENYA
Mwananawe Aimable I M R O RWANDA
Abdihakim Ainte iRise Hub SOMALIA
Omar Al Abdallat FreePen JORDAN
Gigi Alford U.S. State Department, DRL UNITED STATES
Abdalaziz Alhamza Raqqa is being slaughtered silently “RBSS” SYRIA
Khaled Alharbash Rozana GERMANY
Shakeeb Al-Jabri Independent SYRIA
Maryam AlKhawaja Gulf Centre for Human Rights DENMARK
Shaima Madboly Almasry Alyoum Newspaper EGYPT
Mohammed Almaskati Frontline Defenders BAHRAIN
Zahraa Al-Mrayatee Baghdad city of peace carnival IRAQ
J. Bob Alotta Astraea Foundation UNITED STATES
Nadia Al-Sakkaf University of Reading UNITED KINGDOM
Yahya Al-Salqan Jaffa.Net/ PITA PALESTINE
Walid Al-Saqaf Internet Society SWEDEN
Raja Althaibani WITNESS TURKEY
Anantya Van Bronckhorst Think.Web INDONESIA
Maria Paula Angel Arango Dejusticia COLOMBIA
Mathias Antonsson Civil Rights Defenders SWEDEN
Micael Aragao Lagergren Internews SWEDEN
Frank Asiimwe THE FUTURE FOR AFRICAN ACTIONS ON SUSTAINABLE INITIATIVES (FAASI) RWANDA
Albert Askeljung UNDP SWEDEN
Lina Attalah Mada Masr Media EGYPT
Htaike Htaike Aung Myanmar ICT for Development Organization MYANMAR
Chan Myay Aung The Irrawaddy Media, Co., Ltd MYANMAR
Renata Avila Web Foundation GUATEMALA
Yara Bader Syrian Center for Media and Freedom of Expression GERMANY
Asad Baig Media Matters for Democracy PAKISTAN
Madeleine Bair Watching Western Sahara UNITED STATES
Wafa Ben Hassine Access Now TUNISIA
Meriem Ben Miloud Nation Institut of Information Technologies ALGERIA
Ngabonziza Benoit Ministry of Youth and ICT RWANDA
Cathleen Berger Mozilla GERMANY
Guy Berger UNESCO FRANCE
Huong Bergström Immigrant-institutet SWEDEN
Benedicte Berner Civil Rights Defenders SWEDEN
Fatima-Zahra Biaz New Work Lab MOROCCO
Ed Bice Meedan UNITED STATES
Gökhan Bicici dokuz8NEWS TURKEY
Ellery Biddle Global Voices UNITED STATES
Barbara Birungi Mutabazi Hive Colab UGANDA
Helena Bjuremalm International IDEA SWEDEN
Neil Blazevic DefendDefenders UGANDA
Eva Blum-Dumontet Privacy International UNITED KINGDOM
Martin Borgioli Hiperderecho PERU
Kerstin Borglin Spider, Stockholm University SWEDEN
Carolina Botero Fundación Karisma COLOMBIA
Charles Bradley Global Partners Digital UNITED KINGDOM
Folashade Braimoh Women’s Technology Empowerment Centre NIGERIA
Loreto Bravo Digital Integrity Fellowship Program-HIVOS MEXICO
Melissa Bryant Privacy International UNITED KINGDOM
Joost Bunk The Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs NETHERLANDS
Faten Bushehri Freelance Multimedia Journalist NETHERLANDS
Ineke Buskens Facilitating the Future SOUTH AFRICA
Silvia Cadena APNIC Foundation AUSTRALIA
Carolina Caeiro LACNIC ARGENTINA
Enrico Calandro Research ICT Africa SOUTH AFRICA
Richard Calland University of Cape Town SOUTH AFRICA
Maria Paz Canales Derechos Digitales CHILE
Michael Carbone Access Now GERMANY
Ulla Carlsson University of Gothenburg SWEDEN
Alaksiej Čarniajeŭ Belarus IT Aid BELARUS
Alberto Cerda Silva Ford Foundation UNITED STATES
Sopheap Chak Cambodian Center for Human Rights CAMBODIA
Trimita Chakma Asia Pacific Forum on Women, Law and Development (APWLD) BANGLADESH
Anna May ASL19 CANADA
Arslan Chikhaoui NSV Consultancy & Studies Center ALGERIA
Sandi Chimpala Techtrends Zambia ZAMBIA
Ana Chirita ATIC REPUBLIC OF MOLDOVA
Jane Coffin Internet Society UNITED STATES
Yaso Cordova Berkman KLein Center at Harvard BRAZIL
Camilo Cordova Mas y Mejor Internet para Bolivia BOLIVIA
Bia Barbosa Intervozes BRAZIL
Tonyo Cruz tonyocruz.com / Manila Bulletin PHILIPPINES
Laura Cunningham US Department of State, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor UNITED STATES
Nighat Dad Digital Rights Foundation PAKISTAN
Patience Dalieh William V. S Tubman University LIBERIA
Margiyono PT Telkom Indonesia INDONESIA
Leslie De Freitas IFEX CANADA
Elisa De La Nuez Fundacion Hay Derecho SPAIN
Agustina Del Campo Centre for Studies on Freedom of Expression and Acces to Information CELE ARGENTINA
Jessica Dheere Social Media Exchange LEBANON
Wahyudi Djafar Institute for Policy Research and Advocacy (ELSAM) INDONESIA
Munya Bloggo Magamba Network ZIMBABWE
Nadja Dolata Kvinna till Kvinna SWEDEN
Luis Neves Cabral Domingos Community Information and  Comunication Support Centre MOZAMBIQUE
Eileen Donahoe Center for International Governance Innovation UNITED STATES
Foster Vulindlela Dongozi Zimbabwe Union of Journalist ZIMBABWE
Mikhail Doroshevich e-baltic.ORG / Baltic Internet Policy Initiative BELARUS
Benslimane Dounia RACINES MOROCCO
Mariela  Ferreira Spider – The Swedish Program for ICT in Developing Regions SWEDEN
Bruno Duarte Freelance PARAGUAY
Sam Dubberley Amnesty international GERMANY
Sam Hourani FORSA (for9a.com) JORDAN
Laurent Elder International Development Research Centre CANADA
Sherif Elsayed-Ali Amnesty International UNITED KINGDOM
Noha El-Shishtawy WEBI EGYPT
Natalia Enciso ISOC PARAGUAY PARAGUAY
Aki Enkenberg Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland FINLAND
Monica Enríquez-Enríquez Astraea Foundation UNITED STATES
Ester Eriksson VirtualRoad.org SWEDEN
Marcelo Espinel Vallejo Fundación Ciudadanía y Desarrollo / Fundamedios ECUADOR
Anriette Esterhuysen Association for Progressive Communications SOUTH AFRICA
Craig Fagan World Wide Web Foundation GERMANY
Zena Qaragholi Uni of Baghdad / We Do Help Organization for humanitarian development and relief IRAQ
Paul Fehlinger Internet & Jurisdiction FRANCE
Diana Fernandez Access Now COSTA RICA
Camilo Fonseca Recon COLOMBIA
Kersti Forsberg Fojo Media Institute SWEDEN
Bennett Freeman Global Network Initiative UNITED STATES
Helani Galpaya LIRNEasia SRI LANKA
Vladimir Garay Derechos Digitales CHILE
Liza Garcia Foundation for Media Alternatives PHILIPPINES
Luis Fernando García R3D MEXICO
Beth Gertz Digital Impact Alliance (DIAL) UNITED KINGDOM
Iffat Gill ChunriChoupaal – The Code to Change NETHERLANDS
Alison Gillwald Research ICT Africa University of Cape Town SOUTH AFRICA
Lea Gimpel GIZ GERMANY
Grace Githaiga Kenya ICT Action Network (KICTANet) KENYA
Christian Gmelin GIZ GERMANY
Camilla Goldbeck-Löwe Ericsson AB SWEDEN
Sam Gregory WITNESS UNITED STATES
Doni Grembi Alliance Against Discrimination of LGBT ALBANIA
Japreet Kaur Grewal Centre for Internet & Society INDIA
Juscelina Guirengane National Young Entrepreneurs Association (ANJE) MOZAMBIQUE
Aditi Gupta Global Partners Digital UNITED KINGDOM
Paulina Gutierrez ARTICLE19 México & Central America Office MEXICO
Evren Gönül IPS Communication Foundation TURKEY
Christina Hagner Kvinna till Kvinna SWEDEN
Ramy Raoof Egyptian Initiative for Personal Rights (EIPR) EGYPT
Ollie Halimatussadiah Zetta Media INDONESIA
Gülsin Harman International Press Institute TURKEY
Kwangjun Heo Open Net Korea REPUBLIC OF KOREA
Fabián Guillermo Hernández Cadena Misión de Observación Electoral MOE COLOMBIA
Elonnai Hickok Centre for Internet & Society, India. INDIA
Patrik Hiselius Telia Company SWEDEN
Ivy Hoetu National Communications Authority GHANA
Ricardo Holmquist Internet Society, Venezuelan chapter VENEZUELA (BOLIVARIAN REPUBLIC OF)
Gus Hosein Privacy International UNITED KINGDOM
Yong Hu Peking University CHINA
Erick Huerta RHIZOMATICA MEXICO
Thomas Hughes ARTICLE 19 UNITED KINGDOM
Michael Hull Psiphon CANADA
Poncelet Ileleji The Gambia YMCAs Computer Training Centre and Digital Studio GAMBIA
Innocente Tshilanda Jeunesse pour la Nouvelle Société DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF THE CONGO
Nani Jansen Reventlow Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society at Harvard Univeristy UNITED STATES
Malavika Jayaram Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society, Harvard + Digital Asia Hub INDIA
Michael Jensen Association for Progressive Communications (APC) PORTUGAL
Naimah E Johnson Harriet’s Apothecary UNITED STATES
Andrés Ingi Jónsson Althingi ICELAND
Sonia Jorge Alliance for Affordable Internet, Web Foundation UNITED STATES
Nina Moran Aprilis Co INDONESIA
Iyad Kallas Vision for a Better Tomorrow SYRIA
Likumbi Kapihya Zambian Governance Foundation ZAMBIA
Moses Karanja Strathmore University KENYA
Anna Karefelt Sida SWEDEN
Lea Kaspar Global Partners Digital UNITED KINGDOM
Austen Kayanda MEDIA INSTITUTE OF SOUTHERN AFRICA ZAMBIA
David Kaye UC Irvine School of Law UNITED STATES
Dia Kayyali WITNESS UNITED STATES
Jac Sm Kee Association for Progressive Communications MALAYSIA
Caroline Kent Tactical Technology Collective GERMANY
Ephraim Kenyanito Article 19 Eastern Africa KENYA
Justin Keyes United States Department of State UNITED STATES
Andrew Khoo Bar Council Malaysia MALAYSIA
Hisham Almiraat Justice and Peace NETHERLANDS
Mwendwa Kiivuva AFRINIC Limited KENYA
Larry Kilman American Graduate School in Paris FRANCE
Shirley Kimmayong Asia Indigenous Peoples Pact PHILIPPINES
Gene Kimmelman Public Knowledge UNITED STATES
Giorgi Kldiashvili Institute for Development of Freedom of Information (IDFI) GEORGIA
Mallory Knodel Association for Progressive Communications KENYA
Alexa Koenig Human Rights Center, UC Berkeley UNITED STATES
Alexey Kozliuk Mass Communications Foundation ByMedia BELARUS
Lucie Krahulcova Access Now BELGIUM
Martin L. Fällman Civil Rights Defenders SWEDEN
Frank La Rue UNESCO FRANCE
Edison Lanza Inter-American Commission on Human Rights UNITED STATES
JC Lara Derechos Digitales CHILE
Solana Larsen Internet Health Report, Mozilla GERMANY
Rafik Lassel Sundström MFA SWEDEN
Edgardo Legaspi Southeast Asian Press Alliance (SEAPA) THAILAND
Judith Lichtenberg Global Network Initiative NETHERLANDS
Serene Lim EMPOWER MALAYSIA
Emma Llanso Center for Democracy & Technology UNITED STATES
Jeffrey Llanto CVISNET Foundation, Incorporated PHILIPPINES
Chris Locke Caribou Digital UNITED KINGDOM
Tanya Lockwood Fundacion Acceso COSTA RICA
Tanya Lokot Global Voices UKRAINE
James Losey Stockholm University SWEDEN
Stephen Lowe Foreign & Commonwealth Office UNITED KINGDOM
Bashar Lubbad ibashar SWEDEN
Tord Lundström VirtualRoad.org SWEDEN
Malú Machuca Rose No Tengo Miedo PERU
Rebecca Mackinnon Ranking Digital Rights UNITED STATES
Danilo Doneda UERJ BRAZIL
Astrid Maharani Caturiadikrishna Human Rights Working Group (HRWG) Indonesia INDONESIA
Fadzayi Mahere Advocates’ Chambers ZIMBABWE
Zain Syed WSJ BANGLADESH
Onica Makwakwa World Wide Web Foundation SOUTH AFRICA
Vidushi Marda The Centre for Internet and Society INDIA
Frane Maroevic Office of the OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media AUSTRIA
Gisela Martínez Masde131.com MEXICO
Tatyana Marinich IMAGURU BELARUS
Andreas Mattsson Lund University SWEDEN
Ethel Ella Mbewe Asikana Network ZAMBIA
Cari Mccachren-Shah U.S. Department of State UNITED STATES
Ahmed Medhat Swedish Radio EGYPT
Roula Mekhael Maharat Foundation LEBANON
Maxence M. Melo JamiiForums TANZANIA
Ivan Mendez ISOC Venezuela VENEZUELA (BOLIVARIAN REPUBLIC OF)
Veronika Menjoun Fojo Media Institute SWEDEN
Mercy Abang NewsWireNGR NIGERIA
Dan Blah Open Technology Fund UNITED STATES
Yasmine Merei Sasha Waltz $ Guests – Women for a Common Space program GERMANY
Rauno Merisaari Ministry for Foregn Affairs of Finland FINLAND
Stefania Milan University of Amsterdam/University of Oslo NETHERLANDS
Valeria Milanes Asociación por los Derechos Civiles ARGENTINA
An Xiao Mina Meedan UNITED STATES
Geetanjali Misra CREA INDIA
Nigel Mugamu 263Chat ZIMBABWE
Deus Mukalazi Mubiru HIVOS EAST AFRICA UGANDA
Isaac Mukama ICT for Development Uganda UGANDA
Dorothy Mukasa The Unwanted Witness Uganda UGANDA
Alaa Murabit UN CANADA
Sergejus Muravjovas Transparency International Lithuania LITHUANIA
Victoria Musteata Orange Moldova REPUBLIC OF MOLDOVA
Emma Nabwire DefendDefenders UGANDA
Farrukh Naeem Creative City UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
Mina Naguib Telia Carrier SWEDEN
Mohamad Najem SMEX LEBANON
Juliet Nanfunka CIPESA UGANDA
Lillian Nalwoga CIPESA UGANDA
Ngabo Nankonde Zambia Information and Communications Technology Authority ZAMBIA
Bahaa Nasr ISC Project LEBANON
Leandro Navarro Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC) SPAIN
Bitilokho Ndiaye MINISTRY OF POSTS AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS SENEGAL
Kathleen Ndongmo Anqhore Consulting CAMEROON
Borges Nhamire Centro de Integridade Pública MOZAMBIQUE
Ernesto Nhanale Media Institute Southern Africa-Moçambique MOZAMBIQUE
Barbara Christine Nimusiima International Women’s Centre for Empowerment UGANDA
Nnenna Nwakanma World Wide Web Foundation CÔTE D’IVOIRE
Prudence Nyamishana Kweeta Uganda UGANDA
Tope Ogundipe PARADIGM INITIATIVE NIGERIA NIGERIA
Edetaen Ojo Media Rights Agenda NIGERIA
Ebele Okobi Facebook UNITED KINGDOM
Jinmi Oluanuiga Alliance for Affordable Internet NIGERIA
Giorgi Oniani Transparency International – Georgia GEORGIA
Oluseun Onigbinde BudgIT NIGERIA
Zar Chi Oo PEN Myanmar Center MYANMAR
Judith Owigar Juakali Workforce KENYA
Julie Owino National Coalition of Human Rights Defenders – Kenya KENYA
Jess Pacis Foundation for Media Alternatives PHILIPPINES
Annika Palo Swedish National Courts Adminsitration SWEDEN
Mohammad Parham Alwadhi Headlight UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
Japleen Pasricha Feminism in India INDIA
Jaqueline D. Pateguana Ministry of Transport and Communications MOZAMBIQUE
Andrii Paziuk Partners for Digital Rights Defenders NGO UKRAINE
Valentina Pellizzer One World Platform BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA
Paz Pena Consulant on HHRR and Internet CHILE
Jabulani Pereira Iranti SOUTH AFRICA
Cécile Pillon-Hue Association for Women’s Rights in Development (AWID) SWEDEN
Willmar A. Pimentel Bolivia Tech Hub Collaborative BOLIVIA
Alexandrine Pirlot De Corbion Privacy International UNITED KINGDOM
Irene Poetranto The Citizen Lab, University of Toronto CANADA
Andrew Puddephatt Global Partners Digital UNITED KINGDOM
Tomás Queface SEKELEKANI MOZAMBIQUE
Rami Ramzi Quteineh Hadara Technologies / Paltel Group PALESTINE
Courtney Radsch Committee to Protect Journalists UNITED STATES
Linda Raftree Independent UNITED STATES
Mousa Rimawi Palestinian Center for Development and  Media Freedoms-MADA PALESTINE
Zara Rahman The Engine Room GERMANY
Chat Garcia Ramilo Association for Progressive Communications PHILIPPINES
Nayanatara Ranganathan Internet Democracy Project INDIA
Pia Rantala-Engberg Ministry for Foreign Affairs FINLAND
Som Ratana Royal University of Phnom Penh CAMBODIA
Kathryn Roja Raymundo SOUTHEAST ASIAN PRESS ALLIANCE (SEAPA) PHILIPPINES
Marcelo Rech World Editors Forum BRAZIL
Noelia Wuanda Rendon Jungerman LGBT independent activist BOLIVIA
Magnus Rentzhog Kommerskollegium/National Board of Trade SWEDEN
Maria A. Ressa Rappler PHILIPPINES
Andreas Reventlow International Media Support (IMS) DENMARK
Blerim Rexha University of Prishtina KOSOVO
Carlos Rey-Moreno Zenzeleni Networks SOUTH AFRICA
Matthew Rice Privacy International UNITED KINGDOM
Anabella Rivera INSTITUTO DEMOS GUATEMALA
Jesus Roberto Robles Enjambre Digital MEXICO
Renato Rocha Souza Fundação Getulio Vargas BRAZIL
Margaret Roggensack International Corporate Accountability Roundtable UNITED STATES
Martha Roldós Fundación Mil Hojas ECUADOR
Johan Romare Fojo Media Institute, Linnaeus University SWEDEN
Igor Rozkladai CEDEM UKRAINE
Gladys Saade Lebanese University LEBANON
Luis Saavedra Mendoza INREDH ECUADOR
Dima Saber Birmingham Centre for Media and Cultural Research UNITED KINGDOM
Muheeb Saeed Media Foundation for West Africa GHANA
Amal Saidani école des hautes études commerciales EHEC Alger ALGERIA
Maria Salam United News of Bangladesh BANGLADESH
Sana Saleem Bolo Bhi PAKISTAN
Aurelia Salicov  SC REPUBLIC OF MOLDOVA
Anne Salim iHub KENYA
Nanjira Sambuli World Wide Web Foundation KENYA
Vera Shiska Resonance INDONESIA
Katja Sarajeva SPIDER – Swedish Program for ICT in Developing Regions SWEDEN
Maksym Savanevskyi PlusOne UKRAINE
David Schmid German International Cooperation (GIZ) GERMANY
Anass Sedrati Wikimedia Morocco MOROCCO
Hassen Selmi Access Now TUNISIA
Oluwagbenga Olabisi Sesan Paradigm Initiative NIGERIA
Ruhiya Kris Seward International Development Research Centre CANADA
Rafia Shaikh (Freelancer) WCCFTECH.com/topic/security/ PAKISTAN
Matthew Shears GPD UNITED KINGDOM
Ibrahim Sherkhan International Committee of the Red Crosa IRAQ
Taras Shevchenko Centre for Democracy and Rule of Law UKRAINE
Fernanda Shirakawa Escola de Ativismo / MariaLab BRAZIL
Delcio Mac- Mahon DMMS PRODUCTIONS ANGOLA
David Silva Parra Spider SWEDEN
Dubravka Simonovic UN CROATIA
Ildephonse Sinabubariraga Radio ISHINGIRO RWANDA
Amber Sinha The Centre for Internet and Society INDIA
Arul Prakkash WITNESS MALAYSIA
Brett Solomon Access Now UNITED STATES
TMS Ruge Hive Colab / Raintree Farms UGANDA
Steve Song Independent CANADA
Edna Soomre SPIDER SWEDEN
Ambiga Sreenevasan HAKAM MALAYSIA
Ritu Srivastava Digital Empowerment Foundation INDIA
Joseph Steele Access Now UNITED STATES
Sanne Stevens Digital Defenders Partnership HIVOS NETHERLANDS
Braimah Sulemana Media Foundation for West Africa GHANA
Drew Sullivan Organized Crine and Corruption Reporting Project BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA
Nantiya Tangwisutijit Internews’ Earth Journalism Network THAILAND
Miles Tanhira Queerstion Media SWEDEN
Naseem Tarawnah Akhbarek JORDAN
Fletcher Tembo Hivos KENYA
Dhanaraj Thakur Alliance for Affordable Internet / Web Foundation UNITED STATES
Phyu Phyu Thi Myan ICT for Development Organization MYANMAR
Galina Timchenko Medusa Project LATVIA
Ionela Titirez Moldova Competitiveness Project REPUBLIC OF MOLDOVA
Amalia Toledo Fundación Karisma COLOMBIA
Jasna Trengoska STARTUP ZONE THE FORMER YUGOSLAV REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA
Tom Trewinnard Meedan UNITED STATES
Maria Sarungi-Tsehai Change Tanzania TANZANIA
Lokman Tsui The Chinese University of Hong Kong CHINA (HONG KONG S.A.R.)
Augusto Uamusse oxfam IBIS MOZAMBIQUE
Roman Udot GOLOS Movement RUSSIA
Adaku C. Utah Harriet’s Apothecary UNITED STATES
Caroline W. Larsson SPIDER SWEDEN
Pedro Vaca V. Foundation for Press Freedom – FLIP COLOMBIA
Raisa Valda Cuántas Más BOLIVIA
Alexandria Walden Google UNITED STATES
Elin Wallberg Samsung Electronics Nordic AB SWEDEN
Frerieke Van Bree Digital Defenders Partnership, Hivos NETHERLANDS
Sacha Van Geffen Greenhost NETHERLANDS
Rieneke Van Santen Zamaneh Media NETHERLANDS
Joana Varon Coding Rights BRAZIL
Alfredo Velazco Usuarios Digitales ECUADOR
Pontus Westerberg UN-Habitat KENYA
Johanna Westeson Amnesty International SWEDEN
Jeff Wishnie Digital Impact Alliance at the UN Foundation UNITED STATES
Tarlev Vitalie Ministry of ICT REPUBLIC OF MOLDOVA
Yildiz Tar Kaos GL TURKEY
Theint Yoon Phandeeyar MYANMAR
Gürkan Özturan dokuz8NEWS TURKEY