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IPIWoCo2019
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The International Press Institute (IPI), a global network of editors, media executives and leading journalists for press freedom, invites you to join the discussion on  successful strategies to strengthen the relationship between media and the public in defence of QUALITY JOURNALISM AS A PUBLIC GOOD
Tuesday, June 4 • 4:00pm - 4:30pm
Opening Ceremony

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Moderator
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Richard Gizbert

Creator and Host, The Listening Post, Al Jazeera English
Richard Gizbert created The Listening Post for Al Jazeera and has hosted the programme since its debut in 2006. Prior to that he spent 11 years as a London correspondent for ABC News (US), doing extensive war reporting in the former Yugoslavia, Chechnya, Rwanda and Somalia.Prior to joining ABC News, Gizbert worked in Canada, cov... Read More →

Speakers
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Michael Møller

Director-General, United Nations Office at Geneva
Mr. Møller has over 35 years of experience as an international civil servant in the United Nations.He began his career in 1979 with the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees and worked with UNHCR in different capacities in New York, Iran, Mexico, Haiti and Geneva... Read More →
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Ken MacQuarrie

Director, Nations & Regions, BBC
As Director of Nations and Regions, Ken MacQuarrie is responsible for bringing together and enhancing the BBC’s offer to the nations and regions of the UK. Before his appointment in September 2016, he had been Director of BBC Scotland since 2009. He had been Controller since 2004... Read More →
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Noel Curran

Director General, European Broadcasting Union (EBU)
Noel took up the role of Director General of the EBU in September 2017.Noel is the former DG, Managing Director of Television and Editor of Current Affairs of RTÉ, Ireland's national television and radio broadcaster. As Director General he successfully led RTÉ during one of of the... Read More →
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Markus Spillmann

CEO, SPILLMANN Media Strategy Management
Markus Spillmann was editor-in-chief of the Neue Zürcher Zeitung (NZZ) and a member of the management board of the NZZ Media Group from 2006-14. His appointment followed over a decade of service with the Swiss daily newspaper. From 1995-2001, he worked for the paper’s foreign news... Read More →


Tuesday June 4, 2019 4:00pm - 4:30pm
U.N. Geneva, Palais des Nations, Room XVII, Building E, Door E40 Palais des Nations, 1211 Geneva 10, Switzerland

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