Speakers 2017-10-17T10:11:55+00:00

WSF2017 Confirmed Speakers

Anna Streżyńska
Anna StreżyńskaMinister of Digital Affairs, Poland
Paweł Soloch
Paweł SolochHead, National Security Bureau at the Chancellery of the President of the Republic of Poland
Linas Linkevicius
Linas Linkevicius Minister of Foreign Affairs, Lithuania
Thomas Greminger
Thomas GremingerSecretary General, Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe
Daniel Kostoval
Daniel KostovalDeputy Minister - Head of the Armaments and Acquisition Division, Czech Republic
Konrad Szymański
Konrad SzymańskiSecretary of State, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Poland
Róbert Ondrejcsák
Róbert OndrejcsákState Secretary, Ministry of Defence, Slovakia
Bartosz Cichocki
Bartosz CichockiUndersecretary of State for Security, Consular Affairs and Eastern Policy, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Poland
Andrzej Zybertowicz
Andrzej ZybertowiczAdvisor to the President of the Republic of Poland
Tengiz Pkhaladze
Tengiz PkhaladzeAdvisor-Foreign Relations Secretary to the President of Georgia
Jerzy Aleksandrowicz
Jerzy Aleksandrowicz Research Fellow, Casimir Pulaski Foundation, Poland
Alberto Alemanno
Alberto AlemannoFounder, Good Lobby, Jean Monnet Professor of EU Law, HEC Paris, France
Arturo Alfonso-Meirino
Arturo Alfonso-MeirinoDirector, Organisation conjointe de coopération en matière d'armement (OCCAR), Spain
Anders Åslund
Anders ÅslundSenior Fellow, Atlantic Council, United States
Adam Baczko
Adam BaczkoResearch Fellow, Noria South Asia Program, Sorbonne, France
 Michał Baranowski
Michał BaranowskiDirector, German Marshall Fund of the United States, Warsaw Office, Poland
Jacek Bartosiak
Jacek BartosiakDirector of the Wargaming Studies and Simulations Program, Casimir Pulaski Foundation, Poland
Isaac Ben-Israel
Isaac Ben-IsraelHead of the Blavatnik Interdisciplinary Cyber Studies Center, Tel-Aviv University, Israel
Małgorzata Bonikowska
Małgorzata BonikowskaPresident, Center for International Relations, Poland
Klaus-Dieter Borchardt
Klaus-Dieter BorchardtDirector, Dir B: Internal Energy Market - DG Energy, Belgium
Frances G. Burwell
Frances G. BurwellDistinguished Fellow, Future Europe Initiative, Atlantic Council, United States
Marcin Bużański
Marcin BużańskiDirector of Peace and Stabilization Strategies Program, Casimir Pulaski Foundation, Poland
Michael Carpenter
Michael CarpenterDeputy Assistant Secretary of Defence, Pentagon, US Department of Defence, Office of the Secretary of Defence for Policy (2015-2017), United States
Melissa Conley Tyler
Melissa Conley TylerNational Executive Director, Australian Institute of International Affairs, Australia
Norman Davies
Norman DaviesHonorary Fellow, Oxford University, United Kingdom
Anna Maria Dyner
Anna Maria DynerHead of the Program, Polish Institute of Foreign Affairs, Poland
Adam Eberhardt
Adam EberhardtDirector, Center for Eastern Studies (OSW), Poland
Anna-Karin Eneström
Anna-Karin Eneström Director General for Political Affairs, Ministry for Foreign Affairs, Sweden
Theresa Fallon
Theresa Fallon Director, Center for Russia Europe Asia Studies (CREAS), Belgium
Roland Freudenstein
Roland FreudensteinPolicy Director, Wilfired Martens Center for European Studies, Belgium
George Friedman
George FriedmanChairman and Founder, Geopolitical Futures, United States
Thomas Garrett
Thomas Garrett Secretary General, Community of Democracies, Poland
Francois Godement
Francois GodementSenior Policy Fellow, European Council on Foreign Relations, United Kingdom
Wiesław Goździewicz
Wiesław GoździewiczLegal Adviser, NATO Joint Force Training Center, Poland
Patrick Graichen
Patrick GraichenDirector, Agora Energiewende, Germany
Martin Griffiths
Martin GriffithsExecutive Director, European Institute of Peace, Belgium
Magdalena Grono
Magdalena GronoProgram Director, Europe & Central Asia, International Crisis Group, Belgium
Mark Gunzinger
Mark GunzingerSenior Fellow, Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments, United States
Lóránt Győri
Lóránt GyőriPolitical Analyst, Political Capital Institute, Hungary
Benjamin Haddad
Benjamin HaddadResearch Fellow, Hudson Institute, France
Hanna Hopko
Hanna HopkoHead of the Parliamentary Foreign Affairs Committee, Verkhovna Rada, Ukraine
Vladislav Inozemtsev
Vladislav InozemtsevDirector, Center for Post-Industrial Studies, Russia
Michał Jach
Michał Jach Chairman of National Defence Commission, Poland
Jakub Janda
Jakub JandaHead, Kremlin Watch Program; Deputy Director for Public and Political Affairs, European Values, Czech Republic
Vuk Jeremić
Vuk JeremićFounder and President, Center for International Relations and Sustainable Development (CIRSD), Foreign Minister of Serbia (2007-2012), Serbia
Mehdi Jomaa
Mehdi JomaaPrime Minister of Tunisia (2014-2015)
Thomas Karako
Thomas KarakoDirector, Missile Defence Project, Center for Strategic and International Studies, United States
Walter Kemp
Walter KempSenior Vice President in years 2010-2016, International Peace Institute, Austria
Gilles de Kerchove
Gilles de KerchoveCounter-Terrorism Coordinator, European Council
Hamoon Khelghat-Doost
Hamoon Khelghat-DoostPhD scholar, Teaching Assistant, Department of Political Science at the National University of Singapore, Singapore
James Kirchick
James KirchickVisiting Fellow, Brookings Institution, United States
Michal Kobosko
Michal KoboskoDirector of the Office in Warsaw, Atlantic Council, Poland
Miriam Lexmann
Miriam LexmannDirector, EU Office, International Republican Institute, Belgium
Piotr Łukasiewicz
Piotr ŁukasiewiczSenior Fellow, Casimir Pulaski Foundation, Poland
Joanna Maćkowiak-Pandera
Joanna Maćkowiak-PanderaPresident, Forum for Energy, Poland
Claudia Major
Claudia MajorAdvisory Board for Civilian Crisis Prevention, Federal Foreign Office, Germany
Grzegorz Małecki
Grzegorz MałeckiHead, Foreign Intelligence Service (AW) (2015-2016), Director of Cybersecurity, Economy and Energy Programs, Casimir Pulaski Foundation, Poland
Brigham McCown
Brigham McCownChairman and CEO, Nouveau Inc., United States
Antónia Mészáros
Antónia MészárosAnchor, ATV, Hungary
Andrew Michta
Andrew MichtaDean, College of International and Security Studies at the George C. Marshall European Center, Germany
Dominik Mierzejewski
Dominik MierzejewskiProfessor, Department of East Asian Studies, University of Łódź, Poland
Jarosław Mika
Jarosław MikaArmed Forces General Commander, Poland
Daniel Mitov
Daniel MitovMinister of Foreign Affairs of Bulgaria (2014-2017)
Monika Morawiecka
Monika MorawieckaStrategy Director, PGE Polska Grupa Energetyczna S.A., Poland
Nitzan Nuriel
Nitzan NurielDirector, Counter-Terrorism Bureau of at the Prime Minster's Office ( 2007-2012), Israel
Ted Piccone
Ted PicconeSenior Fellow and Acting Director, Brookings Institutions, United States
Richard Pipes
Richard PipesProfessor Emeritus, Harvard University, United States
Katarzyna Pisarska
Katarzyna PisarskaDirector and Founder, European Academy of Diplomacy (EAD), Poland
Zbigniew Pisarski
Zbigniew PisarskiPresident and Founder, Casimir Pulaski Foundation, Poland
Robert Pszczel
Robert PszczelSenior Officer, Public Diplomacy Division, NATO
Peter Roberts
Peter RobertsDirector of Military Sciences and Senior Research Fellow, Royal United Services Institute, United Kingdom
Frank A. Rose
Frank A. RoseAssistant Secretary of State for Arms Control, Verification, and Compliance (2014-2017), United States
Mikheil Saakashvili
Mikheil SaakashviliPresident of Georgia (2004-2013)
Sven Sakkov
Sven SakkovDirector, International Center for Defence and Security, Estonia
Patrycja Sasnal
Patrycja Sasnal Head of the Middle East and North Africa Program, Polish Institute of International Affairs (PISM), Poland
Olivier Schmitt
Olivier SchmittAssociate Professor, Center for War Studies, University of Southern Denmark; Scientific Director, L’Association pour les Études sur la Guerre et la Stratégie, Denmark
Tobias Schumacher
Tobias Schumacher Chairholder of the European Neighbourhood Policy Chair, College of Europe, Poland
Roman Shutov
Roman ShutovProgram Director, Telekritika NGO, Ukraine
Adam Sowa
Adam Sowa Advisor of Rector for Cosmic and Satellite Matters, Wojskowa Akademia Techniczna (WAT), Poland
Jens Spahn
Jens SpahnParliamentary State Secretary, Federal Ministry of Finance, Germany
Brooke Stedman
Brooke StedmanDeputy Director, Women in International Security
Justyna Szczudlik
Justyna SzczudlikHead of Asia-Pacific Program, Polish Institute of International Affairs, Poland
Zsuzsanna Szelényi
Zsuzsanna SzelényiMember of the National Assembly, Hungary
Nicolas Tenzer
Nicolas TenzerPresident, Centre d'étude et de réflexion pour l'action politique (CERAP), France
Bruno Tertrais
Bruno TertraisDeputy Director, Fondation pour la Recherche Stratégique, France
Hannah Thoburn
Hannah ThoburnResearch Fellow, Hudson Institute, USA
Nathalie Tocci
Nathalie TocciDirector, Istituto Affari Internazionali, Italy
Rafał Trzaskowski
Rafał Trzaskowski Member of Parliament, Poland
Vytautas Umbrasas
Vytautas Umbrasas Vice-Minister of National Defence, Lithuania
Ivan Vejvoda
Ivan VejvodaSenior Vice President, German Marshall Fund (GMF), United States
David Venable
David VenableVice President, Cyber Security at Masergy, United States
Vaira Vīķe-Freiberga
Vaira Vīķe-FreibergaPresident of Latvia (1999-2007)
Christopher Walker
Christopher WalkerVice President, National Endowment for Democracy, United States
Brian Whitmore
Brian WhitmoreSenior Russia Analyst, Radio Free Europe, Czech Republic
Roberto Zadra
Roberto ZadraHead IAMD Section, NATO