Co-Founder and Executive Editor, 7iber
Lina Ejeilat is a Co-Founder and Executive Editor of 7iber, an award-winning online magazine that publishes in-depth multimedia content and critical analysis on Jordan and the Arab region. She holds a M.S in Journalism from Columbia University in New York, and a B.Sc in Electrical Engineering from the University of Jordan. Lina also teaches Digital Media at the Jordan Media Institute, which offers an M.A in Journalism and New Media. She regularly leads workshops and training programs on multimedia journalism in Jordan and across the Arab region. Lina is a member of the MENA Advisory Group of the International Committee to Protect Journalists. She has spoken frequently on issues of press and internet freedom at regional and international events. From 2009 to 2011, Lina worked as a reporter with Thomson Reuters in Amman, Jordan.