Breakout Session 2.2: Censorship Without Borders
In the digital age, threats to freedom of expression are transnational. How has the Internet exposed journalists around the world to new threats that know no boundaries, including libel suits brought across borders, and distributed denial of service attacks? How do repressive governments share technologies and techniques to silence their citizens online?
Moderator: Dainius Radzevicius, Chairman, Union of Journalists of the Republic of Lithuania; Chairman, Council of Lithuanian National Radio and Television, Lithuania
Clothilde Le Coz, Washington Director, Reporters Without Borders, France
Drew Sullivan, Founder, Center for Investigative Reporting of Bosnia-Herzegovina, United States
John Kampfner, Chief Executive, Index on Censorship, United Kingdom
Omoyele Sowore, Founder, Sahara Reporters, Nigeria
Danny O'Brien, Internet Advocacy Coordinator, Committee to Protect Journalists, United Kingdom