List of the 2018 speakers
More details about our speakers below:

Phathiswa Magopeni
Group Executive: News & Current Affairs, South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC)

Lebo Ramafoko
CEO, Soul City

Betsy Klein
Reporter, CNN

Fatima Hassan
Executive Director, Open Society foundation for South Africa

Dayo Olopade
Content Partnerships, Google and YouTube

Mohamed Nanabhay
Deputy CEO, MDIF

Mahlatse Gallens
Political Editor, News24

Adam Oxford
Co-coordinator, Hacks / Hackers Johannesburg
Iman Rappetti
Power FM

Siyabonga Africa
Program Officer, South Africa Media Innovation Program (SAMIP)

Cynthia Harvey
Spokesperson, U.S. Embassy in Pretoria

Niren Tolsi
Journalist, The Con

Patrick Conroy
CEO, Brandscribes

Lynsey Chutel
Reporter, Quartz Africa

Bulut Can

Content Partnerships, YouTube – Google

Lailah Ryklief
Curriculum Developer & Data Trainer, OpenUp SA

Hooman Nouruzi
Senior Communicator for Africa, British High Commission Pretoria

Sandra Bisin
Chief, Communication & Partnerships, UNICEF SA

Bilal Randeree
Africa Director, Media Development Investment Fund (MDIF)

Dianne Hawker
Head of News, Power 98.7

Raymond Joseph
Journalist, Freelance

Health-e News Team

Simon Allison
Africa Editor, Mail & Guardian

Duduetsang Makuse
National Coordinator, SOS Coalition

Bhekisisa Team

Bhekisisa Mail and Guardian Centre for Health Journalism

Sub-Saharian African Network for TB-HIV Research Excellence 

Hannah Keal
Communication Manager, Africa Health Research Institue AHRI

Media Hack collective Team

Takalani Nemangowe
Station Manager, AlexFM
Indra de Lanerolle

Visiting researcher and adjunct lecturer, journalism and media programme, Wits University and Director of  JAMLAB

Karyn Maughan
Legal Journalist, Senior Specialist, Reporter, Independent for Tiso Blackstar, eNCA, ETV, etc.
Micah Reddy
Investigative Jounalist, amaBhungane
Michal Rahfaldt
Executive Director, Children’s Radio Foundation (CRF)

Kate Skinner
Kate Skinner, Executive Director – South African National Editors’ Forum (SANEF)

Richard Poplak
Senior Correspondent, Daily Maverick

Natasha Joseph
Science and technology editor, The Conversation Africa

Koketso Moeti

Founding Executive Director, AmandlaMobi

Lukhanyo Calata

TV News Political Reporter, SABC

TO Molefe

Chief Coordinator, Collective Media Cooperative

Anina Mumm

Science Communication & Digital Media Specialist – Science Link

Sindiswa Letsie

Radio Presenter, Aganang FM (North West)

Mofenyi Kgamane

Radio Presenter, GL FM (Limpopo)

Sibongile Mphalele

Radio Presenter, GL FM (Limpopo)