Recovering the Promise of 1989

23rd Forum 2000 Conference

Live stream - 23rd Forum 2000 Conference

Sunday, October 13

Opening Ceremony
Jakub Klepal, Ivan Havel, Tawakkol Karman, Lavon Volski

Monday, October 14

1989 Remains an Inspiration
Jakub Klepal, Maia Sandu

Opening Panel
Ambitions of 1989? Ambitions of Today?

Jacques Rupnik, Tawakkol Karman, Šimon Pánek, Rosa María Payá Acevedo, Mikuláš Minář, Maia Sandu

30 Years of Czech Human Rights Policy Abroad: Achievements and New Challenges
Martin Povejšil, Alexandr Vondra, Carl Gershman, Arzu Geybullayeva, Manuel Cuesta Morúa

Can Democracy Deliver? How to make Liberal Democracy Great Again?
Ralf Fücks, Amichai Magen, Richard Youngs, Karolina Wigura

Democracy in Times of Zuckerberg and Xi
Peter Pomerantsev, Xiao Qiang, Gerd Leonhard, Benedetta Berti

60 Years of Communism in Cuba 
Miriam Kornblith, Tania Bruguera, Dánae Vílchez, Wilhelm Hofmeister

Award for Committed Diplomacy in Cuba 2016-2018
Gabriel Salvia, Manuel Cuesta Morúa, Filip Vurm

Hong Kong and Its Future
Libby Liu, Cardinal Joseph Zen, Arnold Chung Chin Kiu

America First! But What About the Rest of Us?
Jan Šnaidauf, Neelam Deo, Michael Gonzalez, Jerzy Pomianowski, Yang Jianli

Václav Havel: Responsibility As the Ultimate Measure of Human Action
Michael Žantovský, Lobsang Sangay, Adam Michnik, Vesna Pusić, Haykuhi Harutyunyan

Running a Country According to "Likes"
Jamie Fly, Anna Lührmann, Jan Zielonka, Josiah Ober 

Central Europe: The Key to the EU's Future?
Oana Popescu-Zamfir, Andor F. Dávid, Iveta Radičová, Claus Offe, Sławomir Dębski

A Collapsing Global Order?
Sook-Jong Lee, Jan Švejnar, Szu-chien Hsu

Tuesday, October 15

Responsible Politics for a Livable Planet
His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, Bedřich Moldan, Lucie Smolková, Alexandr Vondra, Ralf Fücks

Gallery
Ivana Štefková, Rushan Abbas, Glanis Changachirere, Hamid Arsalan

Let's Make Democracy Sexy Again! 
Irena Kalhousová, Hrishabh Sandilya

Saving democracy from economic power?
Jan Komárek, Veronica Anghel, Abdulwahab Alkebsi

Fulfilling the Promise of 1989
Carl Gershman, Natan Sharansky, Lech Wałęsa, Glanis Changachirere

Video Spot

Official Video Spot 23rd Forum 2000 Conference

"What does 1989 mean to you and is the legacy still relevant?"

Francis Fukuyama

Vesna Pusić

Frederik Willem de Klerk

Arzu Geybullayeva

Andréa Papus Ngombet Malewa

Joshua Wong