Guy Berger - Director for Freedom of Expression and Media Development, UNESCO

He will be speaking during the Opening Ceremony

Guy Berger is UNESCO’s Director for Freedom of Expression and Media Development, based in Paris. Between 1994 and 2011, he was head of the School of Journalism and Media Studies at Rhodes University, South Africa, where he founded the School’s New Media Lab and the Highway Africa annual conference dealing with internet issues in Africa.  

G. Berger has been a speaker at the Stockholm Internet Forum, the Cyberspace conference, the Freedom Online Coalition conference, and the Internet Governance Forum.