Executive Team

Executive Director, Laurie Bley:  Duke University
Editorial Director,Tanya Pampalone: Independent editor and writer
Director of Operations,Seamus Reynolds:  eNCA
Project Assistant, Sophie Rose: Duke University

Special Consultants

Amy Selwyn: Storytegic
Cornelis Jacobs: Storytegic

Event Organisers

Jacqui Reynolds: On Show Solutions
Amanda Margison: On Show Solutions

Production Team

Laura Grant: Independent data and digital journalist
Izak Minnaar: SABC
Candice Bailey: The Conversation Africa
Sekotelana Phamodi: SOS Coalition
Kadija Patel: The Daily Vox

Advisory Board

Justin Arenstein: Code for Africa, Hacks/Hackers Africa
Mich Atagana: Google Africa
Dinesh Balliah: University of the Witwatersrand
Adriaan Basson Media 24
Vinayak Bhardwaj: Africa Check
Nikiwe Bikitsha: Amargi Media
Jennifer Cohen: Independent media consultant
Patrick Conroy eNCA
Ron Derby: Business Times
Nic Dawes The Hindustan Times
Anthea Garman Rhodes University
Pheladi Gwangwa
Robyn Kriel: CNN International
Lisa Macleod: Times Media Group
Mapi Mhlangu: eNCA
Xolisile Moloi: Kamau Productions
Dario Milo Webber Wentzel
Sisonke Msimang: Writer
Palesa Morudu: Cover2Cover, Clarity Editorial and Business Day
Mohammed Nanaby: Media Development Investment Fund
Kate Skinner: Independent media analyst
Allister Sparks:  Institute for the Advancement of Journalism
Sue Valentine: Open Society Foundations
Songezo Zibi: Barclays Africa Group, Ltd.