Keynote speakers:

Lord Lester of Herne Hill QC (Blackstone Chambers, UK)

Lord Dyson (Master of the Rolls and Head of Civil Justice, England and Wales)

Other speakers:

Lord Hunt of Wirral (UK Press Complaints Commission

Robert Balin, partner David Wright Tremaine LLP, US

Professor Ursula Cheer,  University of Canterbury, New Zealand

Mr. H.R. Dipendra (executive director, Media Defense-South East Asia)

Mr. Charles Glasser, former global media counsel for Bloomberg News

Professor Andrew Kenyon, University of Melbourne Faculty of Law

Hon. Dennis Kwok, Legislative Council, Hong Kong

Hon. Charles Mok, Legislative Council, Hong Kong

Peter Noorlander, chief executive officer, Media Legal Defense Initiative, UK.

Paul Schabas, partner Blakes, Cassels & Graydon LLP, Toronto, Canada

Prof. Rick Glofcheski, The University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law

Associate Prof. Doreen Weisenhaus, Director of Media Law Project, Journalism and Media Studies Centre, The University of Hong Kong