Experts

Nurak Akbayir is a freelance author and editor, working for WDR and Deutschlandfunk. She is based in Cologne, Germany.
Sophie Albers Ben Chamo works at the European Centre for Press and Media Freedom. She is based in Berlin and Leipzig, Germany.
Chloé Andries is a journalist at Medor and a documentary filmmaker. She is based in Brussels, Belgium.
Finny Anton moderates for mephisto 97.6 and Regiocast. She is based in Leipzig, Germany.
Cord Aschenbrenner is a freelance journalist/author at SPIEGEL and lecturer. He is based in Hamburg, Germany.
Maxime Biermé is a journalist who writes for Le Soir. He is based in Brussels, Belgium.
Verena Bisle works for Saarländischer Rundfunk (SR). She is based in Saarbrücken, Germany.
Anna Beerlink works at WDR 3 and Deutschlandfunk Nova. She is based in Cologne, Germany.
Susanna Berger works for Salzburger Nachrichten. She is based in Salzburg, Austria.
Stephan Beuting is a freelance author and editor, working for Deutschlandfunk and WDR 5. He is based in Cologne, Germany.
Simone Blaß works as an editor for SR. She is based in Saarbrücken, Germany.
Nadezda Bobrova is an editor at ARD Morgenmagazin. She is based in Düsseldorf, Germany.
Anne Bobzin works as a reporter and editor for SR. She is based in Saarbrücken, Germany.
Annett Böhm is a freelance journalist at WDR. She is based in Leipzig, Germany.
Veronique Brüggemann works as editor for SPIEGEL. She is based in Hamburg, Germany.
Konrad Buchwald works as freelance journalist for NDR. He is based in Neubrandenburg, Germany.
Jean Comte is an online journalist who writes for Contexte. He is based in Brussels, Belgium.
Holger Dambeck is a data journalist at SPIEGEL. He is based in Hamburg, Germany.
Aglaia Dane is a freelance journalist and works mainly for Deutschlandfunk/Nova as editor/presenter. She is based in Cologne, Germany.
Valentin Dauchot has been writing for La Libre Belgique for more than 10 years. He is based in Brussels, Belgium.
Claude de Decker writes for LeSoir.be. He is based in Brussels, Belgium.
Vera Deleja-Hotko is a freelance journalist, working for Wochenzeitung, der Freitag and der Tagesspiegel. She is based in Upper Austria.
Laurence D’Hondt is a freelance jounalist, reporter and realisator working among others for La Libre Belgique or Le Vif.  She is based in Paris, France.
Christian Diabl is the managing editor at Stadtrundschau Linz. He is based in Linz, Austria.
Monika Dittrich has been working as freelance journalist for 10 years and works mainly for Deutschlandfunk. She is based in Cologne, Germany.
Valentina Dirmaier is a freelance journalist. She is based in Upper Austria.
Ariane Dörendahl works for ZDF (Auslandsstudio Wien/ Südosteuropa). She is based in Vienna, Austria.
Marika Dresselhaus works as freelance TV-author for RTL, VOX and ZDF. She is based in Cologne, Germany.
Georg Eckelsberger works at DOSSIER and teaches data journalism at Fachhochschule Wien. He is based in Vienna, Austria.
Julia Eikmann is an author, podcaster and freelance radio journalist and works mainly for Deutschlandradio. She is based in Berlin, Germany.
Annick Eimer is a freelance journalist writing for Deutschlandfunk, die Zeit and Spiegel Online. She is based in Hamburg, Germany.
Anna Elger is a freelance TV and radio reporter at NDR. She is based in Greifswald, Germany.
Melisa Erkurt is a freelance journalist, working for ORF, Falter and Biber. She is based in Vienna, Austria.
Sebastian Fellmeth works as editor at WDR. He is based in Bonn, Germany.
Dorthe Ferber is head of the ZDF Landesstudios Nordrhein-Westfalen. She is based in Cologne, Germany.
Jérome Fetu is a journalist for the news agency Belga. He is based in Brussels, Belgium.
Angela Fischer works as a freelance journalist at Mephisto 97.6, MDR aktuell and MDR Kultur. She is based in Leipzig, Germany.
Juliane Fliegenschmidt works as a freelance TV journalist at WDR. She is based in Düsseldorf, Germany.
Silke Fokken works as editor for SPIEGEL. She is based in Hamburg, Germany.
Vera Gasber is video journalist and mobile reporter at ARD Studio Wien. She is based in Vienna, Austria.
Céline Gautier writes for Medor. She is based in Brussels, Belgium.
Sabrina Glas is a journalist for Salzburger Nachrichten. She is based in Salzburg, Austria.
Marine Guiet works among others for BX1 and for the Pop M! show for RTBF. She is based in Brussels, Belgium.
Dr. Udo Grätz is head of Programmgruppe Inland at WDR. He is based in Düsseldorf, Germany.
Winnie Heescher works as political TV-journalist at ZDF-Hauptstadtstudio since 2007 and teaches at universities. She is based in Berlin, Germany.
Anna Heidelberg-Stein works as a freelance journalist for die Zeit Hamburg and #bienenlive (WDR). She is based in Hamburg, Germany.
Cornelia Helms works as freelance journalist for NDR. She is based in Rostock, Germany.
Brigitte Henkes is managing editor of “Aktuell” (SR). She is based in Saarbrücken, Germany.
Julia Herrnböck works at Puls4, DOSSIER and Reporter ohne Grenzen. She is based in Vienna, Austria.
Michael Heussen works as editor and reporter at Tagesschau Köln. He is based in Cologne, Germany.
Miriam Hochhard works at WDR/COSMO as online editor. She is based in Cologne, Germany.
Christiane Hoppe-Abbelein works at Deutschlandfunk. She is based in Cologne, Germany.
Ann-Kathrin Horn is news editor, planner at Deutschlandfunk Nova,WDR. She is based in Cologne, Germany.
Ingo Hülsmann is head of the WDR Landesstudio in Düsseldorf. He is based in Düsseldorf, Germany.
Julia Jaroschewski works as freelance reporter and is founder of Buzzing Cities Lab. She is based in Berlin, Germany.
Tina Kaiser has been working for the WELT group since 2005 as a reporter. She is based in Berlin, Germany.
Ina Kiesewetter is head of the WDR Landesstudio in Bonn. She is based in Bonn, Germany.
Lutz Kinkel heads the European Centre for Press and Media Freedom. He is based in Berlin and Leipzig, Germany.
Matthes Klemme is a freelance TV and radio reporter at NDR. He is based in Greifswald, Germany.
Sven Knobloch is a contributor to MDR and teaches media studies and at Leipzig University. He is based in Leipzig, Germany.
Selina Koc is TV- and social media editor and works at ARD-aktuell. She is based in Hamburg, Germany.
Franziska Koch works for NDR. She is based in Greifswald, Germany.
Nicole Kohnert works as an editor for several documentary projects at WDR. She is based in Düsseldorf, Germany.
Esther Körfgen works as freelance journalist for Deutschlandfunk Nova and as trainer for DW Akademie. She is based in Cologne, Germany.
Susanne Kraft is a freelance journalist, working for Radio Leipzig and as a moderator at mephisto 97.6. She is based in Leipzig, Germany.
Lisa Krauser works as an editor and reporter for SR. She is based in Saarbrücken, Germany.
Nicola Kuhrt is co-founder of MedWatch and a freelance sience journalist. She is based in Hamburg, Germany.
Gunthild Kupitz is a freelance journalist. She is based in Hamburg, Germany.
Julia Kuttner works at ARD-aktuell. She is based in Hamburg, Germany.
Nicolai Kwasniewski works for SPIEGEL. He is based in Hamburg, Germany.
Patricia Labar writes for Le Soir. She is based in Brussels, Belgium.
Philippe Laloux has been working at Le Soir for nearly 15 years. He is based in Brussels, Belgium.
Dominik Lauck works as an editor for Tagesschau. He is based in Hamburg, Germany.
Anne Lebessi works for La Libre Belgique. She is based in Brussels, Belgium.
Olivier le Bussy is a journalist for La Libre Belgique with more than 20 years experience. He is based in Brussels, Belgium.
Wiebke Lehnhoff is a freelance journalist, working for DLF, Deutschlandfunk Nova and WDR. She is based in Cologne, Germany.
Vivien Leue is a freelance radio-correspondant (NRW) at Deutschlandradio and a freelance TV editor at WDR. She is based in Cologne, Germany.
Jochen Leufgens is an editor at Sport Inside. He is based in Düsseldorf, Germany.
Silke Liebig-Braunholz works as a correspondent for dfv Mediengruppe. She is based in Hamburg, Germany.
Anastasia Lopez is a journalist for ORF. She is based in Upper Austria.
Antonin Marsac works as editorial coordinator at La Libre Belgique.  He is based in Brussels, Belgium.
Valentin Mayr is online and social media redactor for Deutschlandfunk Nova, WDR Cosmo, 1LIVE, WDR 4. He is based in Cologne, Germany.
Julia Meier works at the Aktuell-team for NDR2. She is based in Hamburg, Germany.
Markus Mertens works as freelance TV journalist at Mephisto 97.6. He is based in Leipzig, Germany.
Michael Meyer has been working at ARD radio for 20 years. He is based in Berlin, Germany.
Eva Mommsen is managing editor at ARD Morgenmagazin. She is based in Cologne, Germany.
Efthymia Mourgela is an editor at MDR. She is based in Leipzig, Germany.
Anna Mulrine writes for the Christian Science Monitor. She is based in Brussels, Belgium.
Ilka Münchenberg works for ARD Aktuelles, ARD-Presseclub as theme planner and redactor. She is based in Cologne, Germany.
Nadja Neqqache is head of the online editorial office at Leipziger Stadtmagazin kreuzer and social media editor at detektor.fm. She is based in Leipzig, Germany.
Fritz Neumüller works for APA. He is based in Salzburg, Austria.
Friederike Ott is a freelance medical journalist. She is based in Hamburg, Germany.
Judith Pape is a freelance journalist at ARD-aktuell and NDR. She is based in Hamburg, Germany.
Daniela Partenzi is an author for television at WDR Lokalzeit. She is based in Düsseldorf, Germany.
Dagmar Penzlin is a freelance journalist working for Deutschlandfunk Kultur and ARD-Kulturwellen. She is based in Hamburg, Germany.
Markus Person works for SR. He is based in Saarbrücken, Germany.
Yvonne Pöppelbaum is a freelance editor and CEO of Feinschreiber and weltreporter.net. She is based in Hamburg, Germany.
Valentina Pop writes for The Wall Street Journal. She is based in Brussels, Belgium.
Caroline Pospischil is an editor and reporter at Servus TV Nachrichten. She is based in Vienna, Austria.
Thomas Prager is a freelance journalist, working for profil, Michael Müller Verlag and RMA. He is based in Vienna, Austria.
Philip Pramer is an editor at derStandard and founder of faktistfakt. He is based in Vienna, Austria.
Ansgar Rau is the radio department manager at WDR. He is based in Cologne, Germany.
Miriam Reichel works as editor at ORF and Zeit im Bild. She is based in Vienna, Austria.
Britta Reinke is reporter and tv-writer for ARD/ WDR. She is based in Cologne, Germany.
Wiebke Reißig-Dwenger is a freelance journalist. She is based in Hamburg, Germany.
Niklas Resch works as a researcher for SR. He is based in Saarbrücken, Germany.
Martin Risel has been working as a freelance journalist for 30 years and works mainly for Rias 2, Dradio and DLF. He is based in Berlin, Germany.
Stefanie Ruep is a correspondent for Der Standard. She is based in Salzburg, Austria.
Wilfried Ruetten is a consultant at Lie Detectors. He is based in Cologne, Germany.
Martje Rust works for NDR. She is based in Greifswald, Germany.
Rebecca Sandbichler is a freelance journalist. She is based in Tyrol, Austria.
Christina Sartori has been working as freelance science journalist for 20 years and works mainly for DLF and WDR. She is based in Berlin, Germany.
Andreas Sator writes for der Standard and runs the podcast Erklär mir die Welt. He is based in Vienna, Austria.
Peter Sauer works at the editorial department of SR. He is based in Saarbrücken, Germany.
Christoph Schattleitner works as a freelance journalist and author. He is based in Vienna, Austria.
Konstantin Schätz is a freelance journalist, writing for Süddeutsche Zeitung. He is based in Salzburg, Austria.
Tom Schimmeck is a freelance journalist and works for Deutschlandfunk, NDR, WDR and SWR. He is based in Hamburg, Germany.
Marion Schmickler works in the foreign editorial office at WDR. She is based in Düsseldorf, Germany.
Helena Schmidt moderates at mephisto 97.6, detektor.fm. She is based in Leipzig, Germany.
Golo Schmiedt is a reporter and moderator at NDR. He is based in Rostock, Germany.
Christian Schmitt works as moderator and reporter for Deutschlandfunk Nova, WDR Kiraka. He is based in Cologne, Germany.
Jana Schulze works for NDR. She is based in Rostock, Germany.
Martin Schütz is moderator, author and redactor at ARD, WDR and Deutschlandfunk Nova. He is based in Cologne, Germany.
Lars Hendrik Setz works as programme director at Mephisto 97.6 and a freelance radio journalist. He is based in Leipzig, Germany.
Kathrin Sielker is a freelance journalist, working for Deutschlandfunk Nova and Gute Bekannte/Health TV. She is based in Cologne, Germany.
Florian Skrabal is chief editor at Dossier, investigative journalist and lecturer. He is based in Vienna, Austria.
Frédéric Soumois writes for Le Soir. He is based in Brussels, Belgium.
Jochen Spangenberg develops verification tools and works at Deutsche Welle. He is based in Berlin, Germany.
Tina Srowig is a freelance journalist and works mainly for WDR. She is based in Cologne, Germany.
Olivera Stajic-Fidler writes for der Standard. She is based in Vienna, Austria.
Michael Stang is a feelance science journalists and works mainly for DRadio & ARD-Hörfunk. He is based in Cologne, Germany.
Melanie Stein is a news author at ARD-aktuell and presenter. She is based in Hamburg, Germany.
Henry Steinhau is a freelance media journalist, editor at iRights.info and moderates workshops and lessons at university. He is based in Berlin, Germany.
Ann-Kathrin Stracke works mainly for WDR Aktuelle Stunde, Deutschlandfunk. She is based in Cologne, Germany.
Michael Strempel works as editor and reporter at ARD Morgenmagazin. He is based in Düsseldorf, Germany.
Michaela Stricker is a freelance journalist and trainer with experience of more than 20 years. She is based in Cologne, Germany.
Timo Stukenberg is a freelance radio reporter. He is based in Berlin, Germany.
Nelly Theobald works as a reporter for SR. She is based in Saarbrücken, Germany.
Boris Theobald is a freelancer currently working with SR. He is based in Saarbrücken, Germany.
Christoph Titz works for SPIEGEL. He is based in Hamburg, Germany.
Sven Töniges is freelance news editor at Deutsche Welle and freelance online editor at Deutschlandfunk, DLF. He is based in Cologne, Germany.
Aubry Touriel is a freelance journalist who works for RTBF and DaarDaar. He is based in Antwerp, Belgium.
Maria Udrescu writes for La Libre Belgique and others. She is based in Brussels, Belgium.
Valentine Van Vyve is a freelance journalist that works for La Libre Belgique. She is based in Brussels, Belgium.
Bernd Vasari works at Wiener Zeitung. He is based in Vienna, Austria.
Philipp Velten is a freelance editor and reporter for ARD-Moma/ WDR. He is based in Cologne, Germany.
Sabine Verhest writes for the international department of La Libre Belgique. She is based in Brussels, Belgium.
Slavica Vlahovic is an author and documentary producer at WDR, arte, Deutsche Welle, Deutschlandfunk. She is based in Cologne, Germany.
Kai Voigtländer is a freelance author/reporter and trainer at Akademie für Publizistik Hamburg. He is based in Hamburg, Germany.
Nora Wehofsits is responsible for advocacy at the European Centre for Press and Media Freedom. She is based in Leipzig, Germany.
Diana Weidlinger is an editor, working for ORF 2. She is based in Vienna, Austria.
Silke Wettach is the EU correspondent for WirtschaftsWoche. She is based in Brussels, Belgium.
Jane Whyatt runs the editorial department at the European Centre for Press and Media Freedom. She is based in Leipzig, Germany.
Wolfgang Wichmann works at ARD-aktuell. He is based in Hamburg, Germany.
Yvonne Wilder writes for Kurier. She is based in Vienna, Austria.
Carolin Wilms is a freelance journalist and writes for the FAZ among others. She is based in Leipzig, Germany.
Barbara Wimmer is an author and works as journalist for Kurier. She is based in Vienna, Austria.
Jakob Wirl is a video journalist at Puls4. He is based in Vienna, Austria.
Charlotte Wirth writes for Reporter.lu. She is based in Brussels, Belgium.
Isabel Woop runs the Detektor radio newsroom. She is based in Leipzig, Germany.
Karolin Wulf is an editor at ARD-aktuell. She is based in Hamburg, Germany.
Alexander Ziegler is a freelance author and producer for TV documentaries. He is based in Berlin, Germany.
Michael Zimmerman is an editor, working for tagesschau.de. He is based in Hamburg, Germany.