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Naomi Sakr

University of Westminister

Professor of Media Policy (CAMRI)

Naomi Sakr is Professor of Media Policy at the Communication and Media Research Institute (CAMRI), University of Westminster, and Director of the CAMRI Arab Media Centre. She has written two books on Arab television, Arab Television Today (2007) and Satellite Realms: Transnational Television, Globalization and the Middle East (2001), and edited two collections on the socio-politics of Arab media, Arab Media and Political Renewal: Community, Legitimacy and Public Life (2007) and Women and Media in the Middle East: Power through Self-Expression (2004).

Naomi will be moderating “Arab Awakenings: New Production Partnerships and Market Opportunities in the Middle East”