Ahead of World Press Freedom Day join the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG), The George Washington University School of Media & Public Affairs and the Committee to Protect Journalists for a lunch conversation on challenges and new trends in international media freedom, access to information, and journalist safety.
Registration and lunch will be followed by a program starting promptly at 12:30 PM.
11:45 AM - 12:30 PM - Registration and networking lunch
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM - Program
John Lansing-Chief Executive Officer, Broadcasting Board of Governors
Frank Sesno-Director, The School of Media and Public Affairs at The George Washington University
Greta Van Susteren-Contributor, Voice of America, former News Host, CNN, Fox News, MSNBC
Patrick Butler-Vice President, Programs, International Center for Journalists
Michael De Dora-Washington Advocacy Manager, Committee to Protect Journalists
Amanda Bennett-Director, Voice of America
Alberto M. Fernandez-President, Middle East Broadcasting Networks, Inc.
Libby Liu-President, Radio Free Asia
Haroon Ullah-Chief Strategy Officer, Broadcasting Board of Governors
Joan Mower-Head of Development and Training, Broadcasting Board of Governors
WHEN: 11:45 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.,
April 25, 2018
WHERE: The George Washington University
Elliott School of International Affairs City View Room, 7th Floor
1957 E Street, NW
Washington, D.C. 20052
This event is free and open to the public and you can register here.