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LMC 2022

Speakers

The list is being updated constantly.

Seyed Ali Alavi

Senior Teaching Fellow at SOAS, University of London

HRH Prince Turki AlFaisal AlSaud

Chairman of the Board, King Faisal Center for Research and Islamic Studies
Kaush Arha

Kaush Arha

Senior Fellow, Atlantic Council

Anton Barbashin

Editorial Director, Riddle Russia

Alain Bécoulet

Head of Engineering, ITER Organisation

Mia Bennett

Assistant Professor, University of Washington
Rob Bertholee

Rob Bertholee

Strategic Advisor, Kantoor 07

Mehdi Beyad

Senior Teaching Fellow at SOAS, University of London

Carl Bildt

Co-Chair, European Council on Foreign Relations

Marshall Billingslea

Senior Fellow, Hudson Institute

Steven Blockmans

Senior Fellow, Estonian Foreign Policy Institute at the ICDS
Ian Bond

Ian Bond

Director of Foreign Policy, Centre for European Reform

Piotr Buras

Senior Policy Fellow, European Council on Foreign Relations

Aziz Burkhanov

Associate Professor in the Graduate School of Public Policy, Nazarbayev University

Eto Buziashvili

Research Associate, Atlantic Council

Michael Carpenter

Ambassador, U.S. Mission to the OSCE

Iulian Chifu

State Counsellor of the Romanian Prime Minister for Foreign Relations, Security and Strategic Affairs
Lolita Cigane

Lolita Čigāne

International Consultant, Various

Steve Clemons

Editor-at-Large, The Hill

James Cleverly

Minister of State, UK Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO)

Ondřej Ditrych

Director, Institute of International Relations Prague

Roman Dobrokhotov

Editor-in-Chief, The Insider

Jill Dougherty

Adjunct Professor, Georgetown University

Andrzej Duda

President of Poland

Tobias Ellwood

Chair of the Defence Select Committee, House of Commons, UK Parliament

Steven Erlanger

Chief Diplomatic Correspondent, The New York Times
Daniel_Fried

Daniel Fried

Distinguished Fellow, Atlantic Council

Lykke Friis

Director, Think Tank Europa

Alisa Ganieva

Writer, civil activist, Moscow PEN Member

Frank Gardner

Security Correspondent, BBC
Katja_Gershak

Katja Geršak

Executive Director, Centre for European Perspective

Masha Gessen

Staff Writer, The New Yorker

Bonnie S. Glaser

Director of the Asia Program, German Marshall Fund of the United States

Justyna Gotkowska

Programme Coordinator, Centre for Eastern Studies (OSW)

Camille Grand

NATO Assistant Secretary General for Defence Investment

Charles Grant

Director, Centre for European Reform
JJ Green

J.J. Green

National Security Correspondent, WTOP

Christo Grozev

CEO, Bellingcat

Avril Haines

Director, National Intelligence of the United States

Flemming Splidsboel Hansen

Senior Researcher, Danish Institute for International Studies

François Heisbourg

Senior Advisor, International Institute for Strategic Studies
Ben Hodges

Ben Hodges

Pershing Chair in Strategic Studies, Center European Policy Analysis
Toomas Hendrik Ilves

Toomas Hendrik Ilves

President of Estonia (2006–2016)
Kaja Kallas

Kaja Kallas

Prime Minister of Estonia
Indrek Kannik

Indrek Kannik

Director, International Centre for Defence and Security

Alar Karis

President of Estonia and Patron of the Lennart Meri Conference

Natasha Kassam

Director, Public Opinion and Foreign Policy, Lowy Institute

Jyrki Katainen

President, Finnish Innovation Fund Sitra

Toivo Klaar

Special Representative for the South Caucasus and the Crisis in Georgia, European Union

Jeppe Kofod

Minister of Foreign Affairs of Denmark

David J. Kramer

Managing Director, Global Policy, George W. Bush Presidential Center

Ivan Krastev

Chairman, Centre for Liberal Strategies

Piotr Krawczyk

Head of Service, the Foreign Intelligence Agency of Poland
Hans Kundnani

Hans Kundnani

Head of Europe Programme, Chatham House

Kalle Laanet

Minister of Defence of Estonia

Norbert Lammert

Chairman, Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung

Isabelle Lasserre

Deputy Editor at the International Desk, Le Figaro

Jörg Lau

Foreign Editor, DIE ZEIT

Milena Lazarević

Programme Director and Co-Founder, European Policy Centre
Alexey Levinson

Alexey Levinson

Head of the Socio-Cultural Research Department, Levada Center
Kadri Liik

Kadri Liik

Senior Policy Fellow, European Council on Foreign Relations

Eva-Maria Liimets

Minister of Foreign Affairs of Estonia

Tobias Lindner

Minister of State, Federal Foreign Office of Germany
Linas Linkevicius

Linas Linkevičius

Ambassador-at-large, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania

Jan Lipavský

Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic

Bobo Lo

Independent International Relations Analyst, IFRI, Lowy Institute, Center for European Policy Analysis

André Loesekrug-Pietri

Chairman, Joint European Disruptive Initiative (JEDI), the European ARPA

Edward Lucas

Senior Fellow, Center for European Policy Analysis

Jüri Luik

Permanent Representative of Estonia to NATO

Orysia Lutsevych

Head of Ukraine Forum, Chatham House

Matti Maasikas

Ambassador, EU Delegation to Ukraine

Claudia Major

Head of International Security Division, German Institute for International and Security Affairs

Koichiro Matsumoto

Deputy Cabinet Secretary for Public Affairs, Prime Minister's Office of Japan

Sergei Medvedev

Professor, Moscow Free University

Roberta Metsola

President of the European Parliament

C. Raja Mohan

Senior Fellow, Asia Society Policy Institute

Eng Hen Ng

Minister for Defence, Republic of Singapore

Milan Nič

Senior Fellow, German Council on Foreign Relations

Thomas O'Donnell

Energy & Geopolitical Expert

Olga Oliker

Director of Russia and Central Asia Program, International Crisis Group

Artis Pabriks

Deputy Prime Minister for Comprehensive Defence, Minister of Defence of Latvia

Alina Polyakova

President and CEO, CEPA

Mirzokhid Rakhimov

Head of Department of the Contemporary History Center, Uzbekistan Academy of Sciences
Boris Rüge

Boris Ruge

Vice Chairman, Munich Security Conference

Charly Salonius-Pasternak

Leading Researcher, Finnish Institute of International Affairs

Salome Samadashvili

Member of Parliament, Georgia

Siddharth Shanker Saxena

Director of Cambridge Central Asia Forum, University of Cambridge

Teri Schultz

Independent Reporter

Oleg Serebrian

Deputy Prime Minister of Moldova

Anton Shekhovtsov

Director, Centre for Democratic Integrity

Hanna Shelest

Director of Security Programmes, Foreign Policy Council “Ukrainian Prism”
Artyom Shraibman

Artyom Shraibman

Political Analyst, Sense Analytics

Kyllike Sillaste-Elling

Director General of the Security Policy Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Estonia

Kadri Simson

European Commissioner for Energy

Arseny Sivitsky

Director, Center for Strategic and Foreign Policy Studies

Andrei Soldatov

Editor, Agentura.ru

Olha Stefanishyna

(Participating virtually) Deputy Prime Minister for European and Euro-Atlantic Integration of Ukraine

Nicolas Tenzer

Chairman, Centre for Study and Reseach on Political Decision

Nathalie Tocci

Director, Istituto Affari Internazionali

Elina Valtonen

Member of The Finnish Parliament

Pierre Vimont

Senior Fellow, Carnegie Europe

Justin Vogt

Executive Editor, Foreign Affairs

David Vseviov

Professor Emeritus of Art History and Visual Culture, Estonian Academy of Arts

Jonatan Vseviov

Secretary General of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Estonia

Celeste Wallander

Assistant Secretary of Defense for International Security Affairs, Office of the Secretary of Defense for Policy at the US Department of Defense

Geir Westgaard

Senior Adviser of Geopolitics and Energy, Equinor

Anna Wieslander

Director for Northern Europe, Atlantic Council

Damon Wilson

President and CEO, National Endowment for Democracy

Ana Isabel Xavier

Associate Professor and Researcher, Universidade Autónoma de Lisboa

Yevgeniy Zhovtis

Director, Kazakhstan International Bureau for Human Rights and Rule of Law