The speakers who spoke from on diverse topics were mainly from AUC they included, Heba ElShahed , Dr. Nadine El Sayed, Reem Gehad along with Dr. Hesham Mesbah Masood Asad. Their talks collectively covered the changes in journalism in Egypt from its peak during the revolution to the ever-changing bans imposed by the government on certain publications.
ElShahed looked at how social media affected the 2014 presidential campaign. Her main focus was on the Spiral of Silence theory which was represented blatantly through Facebook at the time. She touched on how many people would fear posting their opinions due to fear of isolation and criticism.