„In nowadays world there is a great need of such conferences and discussion workshops and Forum 2000 has been playing an important and unique role in that respect.“
Ana Martinho, Ambassador of Portugal, 2004
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Participants

Shahira Amin

Journalist

Egypt

George Andreopoulos

Professor of Political Science, City University of New York

USA

Uzi Arad

Former National Security Advisor

Israel

Anna Teresa Arco

Chief Feature Writer, The Catholic Herald

United Kingdom

José Maria Argueta

Secretary of Strategic Intelligence

Guatemala

Aung San Suu Kyi

Political Leader, Nobel Peace Prize Laureate

Burma

Shlomo Avineri

Professor of Political Science, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Israel

Sultan Barakat

Director, Post-war Reconstruction and Development Unit, University of York

United Kingdom/Jordan

Ladislav Bartoš

EHSS Manager, Veolia Voda

Czech Republic

Prince Hassan bin Talal

Chairman, West Asia-North Africa Forum

Jordan

William Browder

Founder and CEO, Hermitage Capital Management

United Kingdom

Alan Brown

Group Chief Investment Officer, Schroder Investment Management

United Kingdom

Jan Bubeník

Chairman, Corporate Council, Forum 2000 Foundation

Czech Republic

Martin Bursík

Former Deputy Prime Minister

Czech Republic

Natalia Churikova

Journalist, Ukrainian Service, RFE/RL

Czech Republic/Ukraine

Hassane Cisse

Deputy General Counsel, Knowledge and Research, The World Bank

Senegal

William Cook

Professor of History and Religion, State University of New York

USA

Marcus Cornaro

Director, Development and Cooperation, European Commission

Belgium/Austria

Ivan Chvatík

Director, Jan Patočka Archive

Czech Republic

Kenneth W. Dam

Professor of Law Emeritus and Senior Lecturer, University of Chicago

USA

Bohdan Danylyshyn

Former Minister for Economy

Czech Republic/Ukraine

Francis Deng

Special Adviser on the Prevention of Genocide, United Nations

USA/Sudan

Hernando de Soto

President, Institute for Liberty and Democracy

Peru

Geshe Tenzin Dhargye

Buddhist Scholar

Austria/Tibet

Avi Dichter

Former Minister of Internal Security

Israel

Mou-Shih Ding

Senior Advisor to the President

Taiwan

Vladimír Dlouhý

Economist, International Advisor, Goldman Sachs

Czech Republic

Luboš Dobrovský

Former Ambassador to Russia

Czech Republic

Jiří Drahoš

President, Academy of Sciences

Czech Republic

Jan Dusík

Deputy Director and Officer-in-Charge, UNEP Regional Office for Europe

Switzerland/Czech Republic

Vladimíra Dvořáková

Head of Department of Political Sciences, University of Economics, Prague

Czech Republic

Mustafa Dzhemiliev

Chairman, Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar People, Member of the Parliament

Ukraine

Peter Eigen

Founder and Chairman of the Advisory Council, Transparency International

Germany

Norman L. Eisen

Former Ambassador to the Czech Republic

USA

Gareth Evans

Former Minister of Foreign Affairs, Chancellor, Australian National University

Australia

Gregory Feifer

Senior Correspondent, RFE/RL

Czech Republic/USA

Randall K. Filer

President, CERGE-EI Foundation, Professor of Economics, Hunter College and the Graduate Center of CUNY

USA

Kiichi Fujiwara

Professor of International Politics, University of Tokyo

Japan

Mariko Gakiya

Advisor, The Harvard International Negotiation Program

USA/Japan

Vladimír Galuška

Deputy Minister, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Czech Republic

Steven Gan

Editor, Malaysiakini.com

Malaysia

Mohammad Gawdat

Managing Director for Emerging Markets, Google

Egypt

Jared Genser

Founder, Freedom Now

USA

Yakov Gilinsky

Professor of Criminology, Herzen State Pedagogical University

Russia

André Glucksmann

Philosopher

France

Vartan Gregorian

President, Carnegie Corporation of New York

USA

Robert Hahn

Director of Economics, Smith School of Enterprise and the Environment, Oxford University

United Kingdom

Tomáš Halík

Sociologist, President, Czech Christian Academy

Czech Republic

Jiro Hanyu

Chairman, The Sasakawa Peace Foundation

Japan

Václav Havel

In Memoriam

Howard Hensel

Professor of Politico-Military Affairs, Air War College

USA

Jerry Hirsch

Philanthropist, Chairman and Founder, The Lodestar Foundation

USA

Mikuláš Huba

Environmentalist, Deputy Director, Institute of Geography, Slovak Academy of Sciences

Slovakia

Motoshige Itoh

Professor, Graduate School of Economics and Faculty of Economics, The University of Tokyo

Japan

Maria Ivanova

Professor of Policy Studies, University of Massachusetts

USA/Bulgaria

Atifete Jahjaga

President

Kosovo

Karel Janeček

Businessman, Philanthropist, Anti-Corruption Activist

Czech Republic

Ayşe Kadıoğlu

Professor of Political Science, Sabanci University

Turkey

Martin Kameník

Project Coordinator, Oživení

Czech Republic

Vadim Klyuvgant

Lawyer

Russia

Jiří Knitl

Manager, Transparency and Public Responsibility Program, Open Society Fund Prague

Czech Republic

Yakov Kostyukovsky

Criminologist, Sociological Institute, Academy of Science

Russia

Karel Kovanda

Former Deputy Director-General, DG External Relations, European Commission

Belgium/Czech Republic

Sai Felicia Krishna-Hensel

Professor of Anthropology, Auburn Montgomery

USA

Zdeněk Kudrna

Economist, Institut für europäische Integrationsforschung

Austria/Czech Republic

John Agyekum Kufuor

Former President

Ghana

Monika Ladmanová

Chair of the Board, Open Society Fund

Czech Republic

Hana Lešenarová

Associate Director, Control Risks Deutschland

Germany/Czech Republic

Pierre Lévy

Ambassador to the Czech Republic

France

Ondřej Liška

Director, Ashoka Czech Republic, Former Minister of Education

Czech Republic

Bobo Lo

Independent Scholar and Consultant on Russia and China

United Kingdom/Australia

Jan Macháček

Chairman, Board of Directors, Václav Havel Library

Czech Republic

Václav Malý

Titular Bishop of Marcelliana and Auxiliary Bishop of Prague

Czech Republic

James Mancham

Founding President

Republic of Seychelles

Michael Melchior

Politician, Chief Rabbi of Norway

Israel

Ales Michalevic

Politician, Former Presidential Candidate

Belarus

Wolfgang Michalski

Managing Director, WM International, Former Chief Advisor to the Secretary General of the OECD

Germany

Adam Michnik

Editor-in-Chief, Gazeta Wyborcza

Poland

Bedřich Moldan

Founder and Director, Environment Center, Charles University

Czech Republic

Mark L. Movsesian

Director, Center for Law and Religion, St. John’s University

USA

Surendra Munshi

Sociologist

India

Aryeh Neier

President, Open Society Foundations

USA

Boris Nemtsov

Economist, Politician

Russia

Olusegun Obasanjo

Former President

Nigeria

Cem Özdemir

Co-Chair, Alliance 90/The Greens

Germany

Šimon Pánek

Co-Founder and Director, People in Need

Czech Republic

Oswaldo Payá Sardińas

Political Activist and Dissident

Cuba

Josef Pazderka

Journalist, Czech Television

Czech Republic

Jiří Pehe

Director, New York University, Prague

Czech Republic

Thomas Pogge

Leitner Professor of Philosophy and International Affairs, Yale University

USA

Karel Randák

Former Director General, Office for Foreign Relations and Information

Czech Republic

Tatsiana Reviaka

Human Rights Activist

Belarus

Omar Rifai

Executive Director, West Asia-North Africa Forum

Jordan

Gérard Roland

Professor of Economics, University of California, Berkeley

USA

Jacques Rupnik

Political Scientist

France

Pavel Rychetský

President, Constitutional Court

Czech Republic

Mikheil Saakashvili

President

Georgia

Yohei Sasakawa

Chairman, The Nippon Foundation

Japan

Jiří Schneider

Director of Special Projects, Prague Security Studies Institute

Czech Republic

Uri Shamir

Professor Emeritus, Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology

Israel

Stephanie Shirley

British Government's Founding Ambassador for Philanthropy

United Kingdom

Jiřina Šiklová

Sociologist

Czech Republic

Ivo Šilhavý

Former head of the Representative Office in Ramallah

Czech Republic

Tetsushi Sonobe

Program Director, National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies

Japan

Joseph Stiglitz

Nobel Prize Laureate in Economic Sciences, Professor, Columbia University

USA

Jan Švejnar

Director, Center on Global Economic Governance, Columbia University, IDEA/CERGE-EI

USA/Czech Republic

Erik Tabery

Editor-in-Chief, Respekt

Czech Republic

Frans Timmermans

Politician, Diplomat

The Netherlands

Zdeněk Tůma

Former Governor, Czech National Bank, KPMG

Czech Republic

Jan Urban

Journalist

Czech Republic

Magdaléna Vášáryová

Politician, Diplomat

Slovakia

Günter Virt

Professor of Theology, University of Vienna

Austria

Marites Vitug

Journalist, Chair, Advisory Board, Newsbreak

Philippines

Tomáš Vrba

Chairman, Board of Directors, Forum 2000 Foundation

Czech Republic

Christopher Walker

Executive Director, International Forum for Democratic Studies, National Endowment for Democracy

USA

Susan E. Walton

Board Member, CERGE-EI Foundation

USA

Laurent Weill

Professor of Economics, University of Strasbourg

France

Mai Yamani

Author, Broadcaster and Lecturer

United Kingdom

Grigory Yavlinsky

Economist, Politician

Russia

Michael Žantovský

Executive Director, Václav Havel Library,

Czech Republic

Philip Zimbardo

Psychologist

USA

2011

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