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Participants

Tahir Abbas

Director of the Center for the Study of Ethnicity and Culture, University of Birmingham

United Kingdom

Farish Ahmad-Noor

Researcher

Malaysia / Germany

Madeleine Albright

Former Secretary of State

USA

Prince Turki Al-Faisal

Chairman of the Board of The King Faisal Center for Research and Islamic Studies

Saudi Arabia

Nader Saleem Al-Khateeb

Director, Friends of the Earth

Palestine

Jitzschak Alster

Advocate, Shimoni, Alster & Raziel

Israel

Christiane Amanpour

Chief International Correspondent, CNN

USA

Aung San Suu Kyi

Political Leader, Nobel Peace Prize Laureate

Burma

Shlomo Avineri

Professor of Political Science, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Israel

Hüseyin Bağci

Professor, Middle East Technical University

Turkey

Miriam Balaban

Secretary General, European Desalination Society

Italy

Leszek Balcerowicz

Former President of the National Bank

Poland

Mohamad Bashar Arafat

President, Civilisation Exchange and Cooperation Foundation

USA

Pavel Bém

Lord Mayor of Prague

Czech Republic

Murad Bino

Director, Inter-Islamic Network on Water Resources Development and Management

Jordan

Lajos Bokros

Former Minister of Finance

Hungary

Martin Bursík

Former Deputy Prime Minister

Czech Republic

Martin Bútora

Sociologist, Institute for Public Affairs

Slovakia

Kim Campbell

Former Prime Minister

Canada

Humberto Celli

Former President of the Latin American Parliament

Venezuela

Vojtěch Cepl

Former Judge of the Constitutional Court

Czech Republic

Robin Christopher

Secretary General of the Global Leadership Foundation

United Kingdom

Yavuz Çubukcu

Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Turkey

Gábor Demszky

Former Lord Mayor of Budapest

Hungary

Jean-Guillaume de Tocqueville

Attorney, Philanthropist

France

Jayantha Dhanapala

Diplomat, Former Candidate for UN Secretary General

Sri Lanka

Jiří Dienstbier

Former Czechoslovakian Minister of Foreign Affairs

Czech Republic

Philip Dimitrov

Former Prime Minister

Bulgaria

Doris Donnelly

Director, Cardinal Suenens Center, John Carroll University

USA

Shirin Ebadi

Lawyer, Nobel Peace Prize Laureate

Iran

Gabriel Eichler

Founder of Benson Oak

USA/Czech Republic

Petr Gandalovič

Minister of Agriculture

Czech Republic

Jeffrey Gedmin

CEO and President, Legatum Institute, Former President, RFE/RL

USA

Ronald E. Gerevas

Former President and CEO, Heidrick&Struggles

USA

Wolfgang Gerhardt

President of the Board of Directors, Friedrich Naumann Stiftung

Germany

André Glucksmann

Philosopher

France

Vartan Gregorian

President, Carnegie Corporation of New York

USA

Tomáš Halík

Sociologist, President, Czech Christian Academy

Czech Republic

Faouzia Hariche

Councillor for Youth and Public Education, Brussels

Belgium

Bambang Harymurti

Editor-in-Chief of TEMPO Group

Indonesia

Václav Havel

In Memoriam

Azhar Hussain

Vice President of International Center for Religion & Diplomacy

USA

Martin Jahn

Managing Director, Group Fleet International, Volkswagen Group

Czech Republic

Josef Jařab

Former Chairman, Senate Committee on Foreign Affairs, Defense and Security

Czech Republic

Michaëlle Jean

Governor General

Canada

Mats Karlsson

Country Director for Burkina Faso, Ghana, Liberia, Sierra Leone, and Guinea, World Bank

Sweden

Jan Kasl

Fomer Lord Mayor of Prague

Czech Republic

Afzal Khan

Former Lord Mayor of Manchester

United Kingdom

Ján Kubiš

Executive Secretary, United Nations Economic Commission for Europe

Switzerland/Slovakia

Ricardo Lagos

Former President

Chile

Frank Lampl

Life President, Bovis Lend Lease

United Kingdom

Graham Mackay

CEO of SABMiller

Republic of South Africa/United Kingdom

Kishore Mahbubani

Dean, Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy

Singapore

David Martin

Emeritus Professor of Sociology, London School of Economics and Political Science

United Kingdom

Raja Miah

Director, PeaceMaker

United Kingdom

Adam Michnik

Editor-in-Chief, Gazeta Wyborcza

Poland

Alyaksandar Milinkevich

Opposition Leader

Belarus

Bedřich Moldan

Founder and Director, Environment Center, Charles University

Czech Republic

Jan Mühlfeit

Chairman Europe, Microsoft Corporation

Czech Republic

Jiří Musil

In Memoriam

Viktor Orbán

Leader of FIDESZ, Former Prime Minister

Hungary

Oswaldo Payá Sardińas

Political Activist and Dissident

Cuba

Ségolène Royal

Former Presidential Candidate, Parti Socialiste

France

Jacques Rupnik

Political Scientist

France

Karel Schwarzenberg

Former Minister of Foreign Affairs

Czech Republic

Mike Short

CEO of Pilsner Urquell

Great Britain/Czech Republic

Petr Šimůnek

Editor-in-Chief of Hospodářské noviny

Czech Republic

Trudy Stevenson

Opposition Politician

Zimbabwe

Shimon Tal

CEO, Tal ConTent

Israel

Jan Urban

Journalist

Czech Republic

Magdaléna Vášáryová

Politician, Diplomat

Slovakia

Alexandr Vondra

Director, Prague Centre for Transatlantic Relations (PCTR)

Czech Republic

Nicholas Winton

Guest of Honour

United Kingdom

Aaron T. Wolf

Professor, Oregon State University

USA

Paul Wolfowitz

Former President, World Bank

USA

Grigory Yavlinsky

Economist, Politician

Russia

Michael Žantovský

Executive Director, Václav Havel Library,

Czech Republic

Ghalymzhan Zhaqiyanov

Oppositon Leader

Kazakhstan

James J. Zogby

Founder and President, Arab American Institute

USA

2007

Supported by

International Visegrad Fund

 

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