The Diplomatic Council is presenting the current Global Media Board, a committee that convenes to decide on the Global Media Innovator 2018, which will be warded during the 2018 DC Gala. The board includes Nigerian TV expert Ijeoma Onah; Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation COO Dato’ Ng Wan Peng; Al Jazeera Media Network’s head of Incubation & Innovation Group Moeed Ahmad; Principal Media Squareup’s Blake Westlake; IHS Markit’s VP Research and Operations Ian Wightman; Expert Media Partner’s managing partner Ed hall; Eckermann Associate’s Robin Eckermann; and Deutsches Digital Institut’s Jo Groebel. The Global Media Innovator Award is assigned annually to the company with the largest influence on the global digital community.