2018 Oslo Freedom Forum in New York

New York, NY September 17 – ,

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  • Monday, September 17, 2018

  • 9:00 - 11:00 EST

    Registration & Interactive Expo – Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center

    The Interactive Expo will explore the intersection of human rights and creative industries. Join us for exhibits, demos, one-on-one conversations, interactive art projects, and interviews with activists. Topics covered include: 

    • Fashion and human rights
    • Video game storytelling
    • Political prisoner advocacy
    • Tech for good
  • 11:00 - 12:00 EST

    Session 1 – Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center

    Yeonmi Park - North Korea

    Enes Kanter in conversation with Thor Halvorssen - Turkey

    Mai Khoi - Vietnam

    Fatemah Qaderyan - Afghanistan

  • 14:00 - 15:00 EST

    Session 2 – Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center

    Garry Kasparov in conversation with Ian C. Kelly - Russia

    Farida Nabourema - Togo

    Fang Zheng - China

    Manal al-Sharif - Saudi Arabia

  • 15:00 - 16:00 EST

    Coffee Break & Interactive Expo – Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center

    Network with OFF participants and continue exploring the Interactive Expo. 

  • 16:00 - 17:00 EST

    Session 3 – Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center

    Comedic performance by Joanna Hausmann

    Antonio Ledezma - Venezuela

    Rick Doblin - PTSD and Alternative Healing

    Emmanuel Jal - South Sudan

    Evan Mawarire - Zimbabwe