“The significance of this Conference is that it provides valuable opportunity to work together to further enhance the positive aspects of globalization, while rectifying the negative aspects.”
Yohei Sasakawa, President of the Nippon Foundation, 2003

Participants

Madeleine Albright

Former Secretary of State

USA

Martin Bútora

Sociologist, Institute for Public Affairs

Slovakia

Timothy Garton Ash

Historian and Political Writer

United Kingdom

André Glucksmann

Philosopher

France

Václav Havel

In Memoriam

Adam Michnik

Editor-in-Chief, Gazeta Wyborcza

Poland

Petr Pithart

Former Prime Minister

Czech Republic

Martin C. Putna

Director of the Václav Havel Library

Czech Republic

Jacques Rupnik

Political Scientist

France

Jan Sokol

Politician and Philosopher

Czech Republic

Tom Stoppard

Playwright and Human Rights Activist

United Kingdom

Jan Urban

Journalist

Czech Republic

Freedom and its Adversaries (November 14, 2009)

Supported by

Jyllands-Posten Foundation

 

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