Join us at the Oslo Freedom Forum in Miami on Oct. 4-5



On behalf of the Human Rights Foundation (HRF), members and leaders of the Florida Press Association are invited to the 2021 Oslo Freedom Forum, taking place October 4-5 at the New World Center in Miami, Florida.

The Oslo Freedom Forum (OFF) is a thriving global community of people united by the common vision of making the world a more peaceful, prosperous, and free place. At OFF, you’ll have the opportunity to listen to the inspiring stories of activists, dissidents, and journalists; discover companies conducting exciting work at the intersection of innovation, privacy, and freedom; and engage with interactive art installations and live music performances.

Confirmed speakers include:
Ahmed Albasheer, Iraqi political satirist
Agnès Callamard, Secretary General of Amnesty International
Akida Pulat, Uyghur activist
Alexey Navalny, Russian democratic opposition leader
Arthur Holland Michel, writer and researcher on surveillance
Berta Valle, wife of Nicaraguan pro-democracy activist Félix Maradiaga
DJ Switch, Nigerian DJ, songwriter, and musician
Essam Daod, psychiatrist and co-founder of Humanity Crew
Filmon Debru, Eritrean human rights activist and trafficking survivor
Glacier Kwong, Hong Kong political and digital rights activist
Hatice Cengiz, human rights activist and fiancée of late Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi
Steve Jurvetson, American venture capitalist
Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya, Leader of democratic Belarus
Wai Hnin Pwint Thon, Burmese pro-democracy activist

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FPA members are offered waived media passes. The Media Pass will give you access to all conference events on October 4 and 5, including main stage talks and interactive programming.