Democracy and Its Discontents
A Quarter-Century After the Iron Curtain and Tiananmen
18th Forum 2000 Conference
October 12–15, 2014, Prague and other Central European citie
The 18th annual Forum 2000 Conference offered a critical reflection on the last 20–30 years of democratic transitions, assessed the current state of democracy, and explored aspirations for the future of democracy across regions, topics and generations. The participants included more than 200 global leaders from the areas of politics, academia, civil society, media, business and religion.
The conference was held October 12–15, 2014 in Prague, Brno, České Budějovice, Kutná Hora,Liberec, Litomyšl, Opava, Ostrava, Pilsen, Bratislava, Banská Bystrica, Budapest, and also inKrakow.