SPEAKERS

RightsCon Silicon Valley 2016 - Speaker Highlights

Craig Aaron

Craig Aaron

President & CEO, Free Press

Walid Al-Saqaf

Walid Al-Saqaf

Board Trustee for the Internet Society (ISOC)

Richard Arbeiter

Richard Arbeiter

Director General, Freedom and Human Rights for Global Affairs Canada

Chinmayi Arun

Chinmayi Arun

Executive Director of Centre for Communication Governance

Kevin Bankston

Kevin Bankston

Director of the Open Technology Institute (OTI) at New America

Luca Belli

Luca Belli

Researcher and Lead of Internet Governance @ FGV, Getulio Vargas Foundation

Jochai Ben-Avie

Jochai Ben-Avie

Senior Global Policy Manager at Mozilla, former Policy Director at Access Now

Dan Bross

Dan Bross

Senior Director of Corporate Citizenship, Microsoft

Lisl Brunner

Lisl Brunner

Facilitator for the Telecommunications Industry Dialogue at The GNI

Elinor Buxton

Elinor Buxton

‎Senior Cyber Research Analyst at Foreign and Commonwealth Office, UK

Arturo J. Carrillo

Arturo J. Carrillo

Professor of Law at The George Washington University Law School

Kenneth Carter

Kenneth Carter

Counsel at CloudFlare

Bertrand De La Chapelle

Bertrand De La Chapelle

Director, Internet & Jurisdiction Project

Eve Chaurand

Eve Chaurand

General Counsel, Change.org

Raman Jit Singh Chima

Raman Jit Singh Chima

Policy Director, Access Now

Cindy Cohn

Cindy Cohn

Executive Director of the Electronic Frontier Foundation

Malkia Amala Cyril

Malkia Amala Cyril

Executive Director of the Center for Media Justice

Christian Dawson

Christian Dawson

Chairman and co-founder of the Internet Infrastructure Coalition (i2Coalition)

Ron Deibert

Ron Deibert

Director of the Citizen Lab, author, and founder of Psiphon

Christina DiPasquale

Christina DiPasquale

Founder & CEO, Balestra Media

Wesley Diphoko

Wesley Diphoko

Founder of KayalabsOnline, an ICT4Development NGO

Munyaradzi Dodo

Munyaradzi Dodo

Founder, TVYangu.com, Magamba Network facilitator

Eileen Donahoe

Eileen Donahoe

Director of Global Affairs, Human Rights Watch

Bennett Freeman

Bennett Freeman

Co-Founder & Board Secretary, Affiliation Global Network Initiative

Barton Gellman

Barton Gellman

Journalist, bestselling author, & Pulitzer Prize-winner on The surveillance disclosure

Yasmin Green

Yasmin Green

Jigsaw (Former Head of Research and Development for Google Ideas)

Nicole Karlebach

Nicole Karlebach

Senior Legal Counsel, Business & Human Rights at Yahoo

David Kaye

David Kaye

UN Special Rapporteur on the Right to Freedom of Opinion and Expression

Brian Knappenberger

Brian Knappenberger

Writer/Director, Luminant Media

Ronaldo Lemos

Ronaldo Lemos

Director of the Institute for Technology and Society of Rio

Judith Lichtenberg

Judith Lichtenberg

Executive Director at Global Network Initiative

Rebecca MacKinnon

Rebecca MacKinnon

Author of Consent of the Networked, Co-founder of RDR, GNI and Global Voices

Morgan Marquis-Boire

Morgan Marquis-Boire

Director of Security, FLM & Senior Researcher & Tech Advisor at the Citizen Lab

Lim May-Ann

Lim May-Ann

Executive Director, Asia Cloud Computing Association (ACCA)

Andrew McLaughlin

Peter Micek

Peter Micek

Global Policy & Legal Counsel, Access Now

Dunja Mijatović

Dunja Mijatović

OSCE Representative, Freedom of the Media

Paul Nemitz

Paul Nemitz

Director for Fundamental Rights and Union Citizenship, European Commission

Nnamdi Okike

Nnamdi Okike

Founder and Managing Partner of 645 Ventures

Julie Owono

Julie Owono

Head of Africa Desk, Internet Sans Frontières

Raindolf Owusu

Raindolf Owusu

Founder and CEO of Oasis Websoft

Kyung-sin Park

Kyung-sin Park

Director, Open Net Korea

David Pashman

David Pashman

General Counsel, Meetup, co-chair of policy committee of NY Tech Meetup

Andreas Weigend PhD

Andreas Weigend PhD

Social Data Lab, Stanford University, and Former Chief Scientist, Amazon.com

Andrew Puddephatt

Andrew Puddephatt

Director, Global Partners and Associates

Chris Riley

Chris Riley

Head of Public Policy, Mozilla

Uri Rosenthal

Uri Rosenthal

Dutch Special Envoy for Cyberspace and Former Foreign Minister, the Netherlands

Ben Rowswell

Ben Rowswell

Co-Founder, Perennial Software

Frank William La Rue

Frank William La Rue

Assistant Director-General for Communication and Information, UNESCO

Bruce Schneier

Bruce Schneier

Security technologist, cryptographer, privacy specialist, and author

Max Schrems

Max Schrems

PhD Student - Privacy Activist, Europe-v-Facebook

Esra’a Al Shafei

Esra’a Al Shafei

Founder and director of Majal.org

Katie Shay

Katie Shay

Legal Counsel, Business & Human Rights at Yahoo

Salil Shetty

Salil Shetty

Secretary General of Amnesty International, and former Director of the UN MDG Campaign

Brad Smith

Brad Smith

President and Chief Legal Officer, Microsoft

Edward Snowden

Edward Snowden

Board Member at the Freedom of the Press Foundation

Brett Solomon

Brett Solomon

Executive Director and Co-founder, Access Now

Ritu Srivastava

Ritu Srivastava

Senior Programme Manager, Digital Empowerment Foundation

Amie Stepanovich

Amie Stepanovich

U.S. Policy Manager, Access Now

Mark Stephens

Mark Stephens

Independent Board Chair, Global Network Initiative

Sherifah Tumusiime

Sherifah Tumusiime

CEO of Zimba Group Ltd, Founder & Ops manager for The Baby Store Uganda

Matt Vanderwerff

Matt Vanderwerff

Project Director at IREX

Nicole Wong

Nicole Wong

Former Legal Director for Products @Twitter, VP & Deputy GC for Google

The Honorable Ron Wyden

The Honorable Ron Wyden

United States Senate

Jillian York

Jillian York

Director for International Freedom of Expression Electronic Frontier Foundation

Our full list of speakers also includes the following experts:

Abir Ghattas ( Program Manager , Global Voices Exchange )
Abu Ibrahim Raqqawi ( Founder/Director , Raqqa is Being Slaughtered Silently )
Adaku Utah ( Founder , BeatBox Botanicals )
Adam Holland ( Project Coordinator , Berkman Center for Internet & Society at Harvard University )
Adam Molnar ( Lecturer in Criminology Deakin University )
Adam Peake ( Civil Society Engagement , ICANN )
Adam Stofsky ( Executive Director and Founder , New Media Advocacy Project )
Adele Vrana ( Head of Strategic Partnerships , Global Emerging Markets at Wikimedia Foundation )
Aditi Mohapatra ( Associate Director , Business for Social Responsibility )
Afsaneh Rigot ( Iran Programme , ARTICLE 19 )
Ahmad Hegab ( Safe Areas unit Head , HarassMap )
Alberto Cerda ( Founding Member , ONG Derechos Digitales )
Alex Abdo ( Staff Attorney , ACLU's Speech, Privacy and Technology Project )
Alex Feerst ( Fellow , Stanford Law School's Center for Internet & Society )
Alex Keller
Alex Walden ( Counsel, Free Expression & Human Rights , Google )
Alexa Koenig ( Executive Director , Human Rights Center, University of California, Berkeley )
Alexander Clarkson ( King's College London , European & International Studies )
Alfredo Lopez ( Member , May First/People Link )
Ali Bangi ( Co-Director , ASL19 )
Ali Ravi ( Digital Integrity Fellow , Hivos )
Alix Dunn ( Founder , the engine room )
Allon Bar ( Engagement and Partnership Manager , Ranking Digital Rights )
Alyne Andrade ( President , IBDI (Brazilian Institute of Cyber Law) )
Amalia Toledo ( Project Coordinator and researcher , Karisma Foundation )
Amel Fahmy ( Co-founder , Harassmap )
Amin Jobran ( MENA Outreach Manager , ASL19 )
Amir Rashidi ( Internet Security Researcher , International Campaign for Human Rights in Iran )
Amy Keating ( Litigation Legal Director , Twitter )
An Xiao Mina ( Director of Product , Meedan )
Anders Finn ( Director of Operations , MonkeyBrain )
Andrew Hilts ( Research Fellow , CitizenLab )
Andrew Woods ( Faculty , University of Kentucky Law School )
Angie Abdelmonem ( Researcher and Board Member , HarassMap )
Anne Simpson ( Investment Director - Global Governance , CalPERS )
Antonio Martínez Velázquez ( Cofounder , Horizontal )
Anupam Chander ( Martin Luther King, Jr. Professor of Law and Director , California International Law Center )
Ariel Barbosa ( Technology Projects Director , COLNODO )
Arjan de Jong ( Advisor on Cyber Security - National Cyber Security Centre , Ministry of Security and Justice of the Netherlands )
Arjun Sethi ( Director of Law & Policy , Sikh Coalition )
Art Suriyawongkul ( Director , Thai Netizen Network )
Asad Baig ( Executive Director , Media Matters for Democracy )
Barbara Trionfi ( Executove Director , International Press Institute, IPI )
Barbora Bukovska ( Senior Director for Law and Policy , ARTICLE 19 )
Belisario Contreras ( Cyber Security Program Manager at the Secretariat of the Inter-American Committee against Terrorism (CICTE) , Organization of American States )
Ben Abdallah AbdelKarim ( Community organizer , arious Tunisian human rights campaigns )
Ben Wagner ( Director , Centre for Internet and Human Rights (CIHR) )
Benjamin Zhou ( Project Manager , Hong Kong Transparency Report )
Berin Szoka ( President , TechFreedom )
Bernard Shen ( Assistant General Counsel , Microsoft )
Bertho Makso ( Executive Director , Proud Lebanon )
Betsy Bramon ( Senior Policy Advisor for Gender-based Violence and Tech , U.S. Department of State )
Bhairav Acharya ( Advocate , Supreme Court of India )
Bob Frankston ( Member of the Board of Governors , IEEE Consumer Electronics Society )
Boye Adegoke ( Program Manager ICT Policy , Paradigm Initiative Nigeria )
Brad Warren ( Technology Consultant , Electronic Frontier Foundation )
Brandi Collins ( Media Justice Director , ColorofChange )
Brian Hofer ( Oakland Privacy Working Group and Chair , City of Oakland Ad ­Hoc Committee on Privacy )
Burcu Kilic ( Legal and Policy Director , Public Citizen )
Camille M. Francois ( Fellow , Berkman Center for Internet & Society at Harvard University )
Camino Manjon ( International Relations Policy Officer , European Commission )
Carey Shenkman ( First Amendment Lawyer , Center for Constitutional Rights )
Carlos Affonso Souza ( Director , ITS Rio )
Carlos Brito ( Advocacy Director , R3D )
Carol Waters ( Research Consultant , Tactical Tech )
Carolina Botero ( Director , Fundacion Karisma )
Carolina Rossini ( VP of International Policy , Public Knowledge )
Caroline Sinders ( User Researcher , IBM Watson )
Catherine Howarth ( CEO , ShareAction )
Cayden Mak ( Chief Technology Officer , 18MillionRising.org )
Cédric Laurant ( Executive Director , SonTusDatos )
Charles Bradley ( Head of Strategy , Global Partners Digital )
Chenai Chair ( Policy Researcher , Research ICT Africa )
Chiara Garofoli ( Central Litigation Counsel , Google )
Chris Bavitz ( Clinical Professor of Law , Harvard Law School )
Chris Blow ( Designer , Meedan )
Chris Doten ( Senior Manager for Technology and Innovation , National Democratic Institute (NDI) )
Chris Hoofnagle ( Adjunct Professor , University of California - Berkeley )
Chris Walker ( Open Integrity Researcher , iilab )
Christine Mutisya ( Project Coordinator , Una Hikika )
Christopher Tuckwood ( Executive Director , Sentinel Project )
Claudio Ruiz ( Executive Director , Derechos Digitales )
Collin Anderson ( Researcher )
Collin Sullivan ( Human Rights Program Associate , Benetech )
Corynne McSherry ( Legal Director , Electronic Frontier Foundation )
Courtney Radsch ( Advocacy Director , Committee to Protect Journalists )
Cynthia Wong ( Senior Researcher - Internet and Human Rights , Human Rights Watch )
Dalia Topelson Ritvo ( Assistant Director , Cyberlaw Clinic at Harvard Law School and Berkman Center for Internet and Society )
Danae Tapia ( Director of Projects , Derechos Digitales )
Daniel Asrul ( SDG & Conflict Resolution , Global Movement of Moderates )
Daniel Bedoya Arroyo ( Security Incident Handler Shift Lead , Access Now )
Daniel Borkan ( Software Engineer , Jigsaw )
Daniel Weitzner ( Director , MIT CSAIL Decentralized Information Group )
Danil Kerimi ( Digital Economy and Global Technology Policy, , World Economic Forum )
Danny O’Brien ( Director , Electronic Frontier Foundation )
Daphne Keller ( Director of Intermediary Liability , Standford University )
David Lieber ( Senior Privacy Policy Counsel , Google )
David Mirza Ahmad ( President , Subgraph )
Deborah Brown ( Senior Project Coordinator , APC )
Deepak Mishra ( Co-Director , World Development Report 2016 )
Deji Olukotun ( Senior Global Advocacy Manager , Access Now )
Dennys Antonialli (Executive Director, InternetLab Brazil)
Derek Bambauer (Professor of Law, University of Arizona)
Diego Naranjo
Dipta Chakma (Freelance Communication Consultant; Member of Global Alliance on Media and Gender (GAMAG); Founder of IVAN)
Dlshad Othman
Dominic Renfrey
Donny B.U. ( Executive Director , ICT Watch - Indonesia )
Dr Ella McPherson
Drew Mitnick
Eileen Tutt
Elisa D'Amico
Elissa Shevinsky
Elnura Emilkanova (Founder, Empower Blind People)
Elonnai Hickok ( Director - Internet Governance , Centre for Internet and Society )
Emily Jacobi
Emily Norris
Emma Llanso
Ephraim Kenyanito
Erik Zouave (Research Fellow at the Citizen Lab and Project Manager at DFRI)
Ester Eriksson (Outreach Manager, VirtualRoad.org)
Eva Galperin (Global Policy Analyst, Electronic Frontier Foundation, EFF, TBC)
Faiza Patel
Fanny Hidvegi ( International Privacy Fellow , Electronic Privacy Information Center (EPIC) )
Farieha Aziz
Farzaneh Badiei
Fernando Berdion-Del Valle
Fieke Jansen
Firuzeh Mahmoudi ( United for Iran , United for Iran )
Florence Poznanski ( Head of Brazil Desk , Internet Sem Fronteiras - Brasil )
Frane Maroevic ( Director , OSCE RFoM )
Frank La Rue
Frerieke van Bree (Programme Manager, Digital Defenders Partnership)
Fungai Machirori (Director, Her Zimbabwe)
Furhan Hussain
Gabrielle Guillemin (Senior Legal Officer, ARTICLE 19)
Gary Fowlie ( Head , ITU Liaison Office to the United Nations )
Gary Thatcher
Gayathri Khandhadhai
Gbenga Sesan (Executive Director, Paradigm Initiative Nigeria)
Gemma Barrett
Giancarlo Frosio ( Intermediary Liability Fellow , CIS Stanford )
Gigi Louisa Essendi (Program Officer, Gay and Lesbian Coalition of Kenya)
Giles Barton-Owen ( Research Associate , University of Cambridge )
Greg Nojeim
Gul Bukhari
Gustaf Bjorksten
Guy Berger ( Director for Freedom of Expression and Media Development , UNESCO )
Gwen Hinze
Hallie Saber
Hamid Khan
Hanane Boujemi (Senior Manager, Internet Governance Programme MENA region, Hivos)
Haris Azhar (Coordinator, Kontras)
Haroon Baloch (Country Research Coordinator, B4A)
Heather West (Senior Policy Manager, Americas Principal, Mozilla)
Henri Christin Longendja
Henry Peck
Hibah Hussain (International Policy Analyst, Google)
Holmes Wilson
Honey Al Sayed ( Creative Consultant/Producer )
Irene Murungi
Irene Poetranto (Communications Officer and Researcher, The Citizen Lab)
Isabel Thorton
Isabella D. Bunn
Isabelle Falque­Pierrotin
J. Bob Alotta ( Executive Director , Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice )
Jackie Smith
Jamal Abdi
James Losey
Jamie Tomasello
Jamila Venturini ( Project leader , FGV )
Japleen Pasricha (Founder/Director, Feminism in India)
Japreet Grewal
Jaume Cardona
Javier Luque (Digital Media Coordinator, International Press Institute, IPI)
Jazmin Acuña Cantero
Jeff Aresty
Jeff Dygert
Jeff Lansdale
Jennifer Daskal
Jennifer Granick (Director of Civil Liberties, Stanford Center for Internet & Society)
Jensine Larsen (Founder and CEO, World Pulse)
Jeremy Malcolm (Senior Policy Analyst, EFF)
Jess Hemerly (Google, Public Policy & Government Relations Manager)
Jessica Dheere (Executive Director, Social Media Exchange)
Jessica Rich (Director of Consumer Protection Bureau, Federal Trade Commission)
Jesús Robles Maloof ( Senior Lawyer , The New Media Advocacy Project )
Jihwan Park
Jill Bronfman (UC Hastings, Privacy + Tech Project Director)
Jillian C. York ( Director for International Freedom of Expression , Electronic Frontier Foundation )
Jim Dempsey
Jiwon Sohn ( Researcher , Korea Internet Transparency Reporting )
Joe McNamee
Joe Simitian
John Green ( Co-Founder , Cervent Labs )
John Higgins
John Jaeger
John Scott-Railton (Senior Researcher, Citizen Lab)
John Verdi (Director of Privacy Initiatives, Commerce Department)
Jon Camfield ( Senior Technologist , Internews ; USABLE )
Jon Stribling-Uss
Jonathan Blandford
Jonathan Pevarnek
Jonathan Stribling-Uss, Esq.
Joseph Lorenzo Hall (CDT, Chief Technologist)
Josh King
Josh Levy
Juan Carlos Lara (Director of Research, Derechos Digitales)
Judit Arenas
Julie Brill
Jun Matsushita
Kamilia Manaf (Coordinator, EROTICS Indonesia)
Karen McCabe
Karen Rose (Senior Director, Strategy & Analysis, ISOC)
Karl Kathuria ( CEO , Psiphon )
Karmen Turk (Litigation attorney, Triniti Law Firm)
Katharine Kendrick ( WG3 co-chair , FOC )
Kathleen Reen
Katitza Rodriguez (International Rights Director, EFF)
Keith Porcaro (Head of Technology & Development / General Counsel, SIMLab)
Kelly Kim (General Counsel, Open Net Korea)
Kemly Camacho
Kerry-Jo Lyn
Kipchoge Spencer
Kody Leonard
Krys Freeman
Kurt Opsahl (Deputy Executive Director, EFF)
Laura Campos (Director of Shareholder Activities, The Nathan Cummings Foundation)
Laura Tribe
Lee Tien
Lena Delchad ( SecondMuse )
Libby Liu
Libby Reder
Liesyl Franz
Lilia Kai
Lindsay Beck
Lisa Ann Pinkerton
Liz Woolery (Policy Analyst, Open Technology Institute)
Lizzie O'Shea
Loc Nguyen ( Cervent Labs )
Lothar Determann (Baker & McKenzie)
Lucy Bernholz ( Stanford U )
Luis Fernando Garcia (Executive Director, R3D (Red en Defensa de los Derechos Digitales))
Luis García
Lulú V. Barrera (Luchadoras TV)
Mahmood Enayat
Maira Sutton ( Global Policy Analyst , Electronic Frontier Foundation )
Malavika Jayaram
Mallory Knodel ( Association for Progressive Communications )
Manu Bhardwaj
Marcel Oomens ( Project Officer Gender, Innovation and Safety , Free Press Unlimited )
Marcio Vasconcelos Pinto ( CEO , MVP Consulting )
Margaret Nagle
Mariam Memarsadeghi
Mariana Valente ( Director , InternetLab )
Maricarmen Sequera
Mario Viola
Martha Roldos
Mary Ann Franks
Maryant Fernández
Matt Perault
Matt Zagaja
Matthew Harman ( Director of Communications , World Justice Project )
Matthew Mahmoudi
Matthew Shears (Director, Global Internet Policy and Human Rights Project)
Matthieu Lalonde
Mazigh Bouzakhar
Meara Sharma
Megan Dubois
Menso Heus
Meredith Stricker (Program Director, Peace and Security Funders Group)
Michael Baak
Michael Carbone
Michael Geist ( University of Ottawa )
Michael Karanicolas ( Senior Legal Officer , Centre for Law and Democracy )
Michael R. Nelson
Michelle Paulson (Wikimedia Foundation, Legal Director)
Miguel Morachimo ( Director , Hiperderecho )
Ming-Syuan Ho ( Project Officer , Taiwan Internent Transparency Report )
Mishi Choudhary, Esq.
Mitch Stoltz (Senior Staff Attorney, Electronic Frontier Foundation)
Mitchell Baker
Mitchell Stevens
Mohamed El Gohary
Molly Schwartz ( Policy Analyst , University of Malmö & R Street Institute )
Morgan Hargrave
Moses Owiny
Naheed Qureshi
Nani Jansen (Legal Director, Media Legal Defence Initiative)
Nanjira Sambuli
Nate Cardozo
Nate Jones
Nathalia Foditsch ( Communications Law and Policy Specialist )
Nathalie Maréchal (Senior Fellow, Ranking Digital Rights)
Nazli Kamvari
Neema Guilani
Nica Dumlao
Nick Bramble
Nick Dagostino ( RightsCon Coordinator , Access Now )
Nick Pickles
Nico Sell (Co-Founder and Co-Chairman of Wickr and Founder of the Wickr Foundation)
Nicolás Enhániz
Nicolas Seidler ( Senior Policy advisor , The Internet Society )
Nicolas Sera-Leyva ( Training Programs Manager - ICT & Latin America , Internews )
Nicolo Zingales (Assistant Professor, University of Tilburg)
Nighat Dad (Lawyer and Founder of Digital Rights Foundation, Pakistan)
Nikhil Pahwa ( Co-Founder , SaveTheInternet.in )
Nima Fatemi
Nithan Sannappa ( Attorney, Privacy and Data Security , Federal Trade Commission )
Noah Swartz
Noha Fathy (ILA Project Lead, Internet Governance Programme MENA region program)
Norman Shamas
Oliver Trejo (Project Director, Alliance Heartland Mexico)
Olivia Martin ( Access Now )
Olutosin Adebowale (Founder/Coordinator, Star of Hope Transformation Center)
Pablo Zavala (Digital Security Consultant, Front Line Defenders)
Pam Dixon (Executive Director, World Privacy Forum)
Panthea Lee ( Principal & Co-Founder , Reboot )
Parisa Sabeti Zagat
Pat Eddington
Paul Pavwoski
Paulina Gutierrez
Peter Harrell
Peter Neumann
Peter Stern
Peter Swire
Phil Weiser (Dean, University of Colorado Boulder School of Law)
Pranesh Prakash (Director of Policy, CIS India)
Priya Kumar
Priyash Bista
Puah Sze Ning (Communication and documentation volunteer, Center for Orang Asli Concerns (COAC); Co-founder of former online social enterprise marketplace, Elevyn; Indigenous Voices in Asia Network (IVAN) Member))
R. R. Brooks (Professor at Holcombe Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Clemson University)
Raegan MacDonald
Rafik Dammak (Chair, Non-Commercial Users Constituency)
Raina Kumra
Raoul Plommer ( Board member , Effi ry )
Rebekah Larsen
Renee Black
Reza Ghazinouri
Riana Pfefferkorn ( Cryptography Fellow , Stanford Center for Internet and Society )
Richard Stengel (Under Secretary for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs, U.S. Department of State)
Ritu Sharma ( CEO , SDG Nexus and Social Media for Nonprofits )
Rob Faris (Research Director, Berkman Center for Internet and Society)
Rob Reich
Rob Robinson
Robin Gross ( Executive Director, IP Justice)
Ron Roman
Rosa Kouri
Ross Schulman
Roula Mekhael (Executive Director, Maharat Foundation)
Roxann Stafford
Ryan Budish (Senior Researcher, Berkman Center for Internet & Society)
Ryan Schlief ( Executive Director , International Accountability Project )
Saeed Kamali Dehghan
Sahar Habib Ghazi ( Managing Editor , Global Voices )
Sally Costerton
Sam Gregory ( Program Director , WITNESS )
Sam Klein
Sana Saleem (Director, Bolo Bhi)
Sandra Fulton
Sanja Kelly ( Director, Freedom on the Net , Freedom House )
Santiago Siri
Sarah Altschuller (Of Counsel, Foley Hoag LLP)
Sarah McGrath
Sarah McKune (Senior Legal Advisor at the Citizen Lab)
Seamus Tuohy ( Senior Technologist , Internews )
Sean McDonald (CEO, FrontlineSMS)
Sepideh Farsi
Serene Liam (Country Coordinator, EMPOWER)
Serene Lim ( Coordinator , EMPOWER )
Shahid Buttar
Shahzad Ahmad
Shane Tews (Visiting Fellow, American Enterprise Institute)
Shauna Dillavou (Executive Director, Community Red, U.S.)
Simone Halink (Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Government of The Netherlands)
Sina ( ASL19 )
Sinta Dewi Rosadi (Professor, Padjadjaran University)
Smita Vanniyar (Research and Communications Officer, Point of View)
Soraya Chemaly (Director, WMC Speech Project)
Stefania Milan
Stephane Coillet-Matillon
Stephen Davis (Associate Director and Senior Fellow, Harvard Law School)
Stephen LaPorte
Stu Ingis (Partner, Venable LLP)
Sue Udry
Suhas Subramanyam
Sunil Mohan Adapa ( Developer , FreedomBox )
Susan Benesch
Susan Freiwald (Professor, UC San Francisco Law School)
Suso Baleato
Suzanne Fallender (Director of Women and Girls Initiatives, Intel)
Sylvia Papadopoulos (Senior lecturer in law, University of Pretoria - South Africa)
Taina Vargas-Edmond
Tanya Lockwood
Taren Stinebrickner-Kauffman
Tariq Fancy ( Founder , The Rumie Initiative )
Thomas Spellman
Tim Sammut
Tom Trewinnard ( Programs & Partnerships , Meedan )
Tord Lundstrom (System Architect, VirtualRoad.org)
Tracy Rosenberg (Executive Director, Media Alliance)
Urvi Nagrani ( Director of Marketing and Business Development , Motiv Power Systems )
Valeria Milanes (Director Freedom of Expression and Privacy Areas, Asociación por los Derechos Civiles - ADC)
Vivek Krishnamurthy (Clinical Instructor, Cyberlaw Clinic at Harvard Law School and Berkman Center for Internet and Society)
Wafa Ben Hassine ( Electronic Frontier Foundation )
Wafa Ben Hassine (OTF Fellow, EFF)
Waldo Jaquith
Wendy Betts
Wendy Seltzer
Will Scott (Adjunct Professor, Pyongyang University of Science and Technology)
William Marczak (Research fellow at the Citizen Lab and a computer science Ph.D. student at University of California, Berkeley)
Xianhong Hu
Xiao Qiang
Yameen Rashid
Yolanda Rondon
Yves Nissim
Yvette Alberdingk Thijm (Executive Director, WITNESS)
Zack Brisson ( Principal & Co-Founder , Reboot )
Zahra Billoo (Executive Director, Council on Islamic Relations Bay Area­)
Zaki Manian (Coordinator, Bay Area Restore The Fourth, Technologist/Cryptographer­) Zoya Rehman

More speakers are being added daily.

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