Sixth EU Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Conference

Location

Palais d’Egmont - Brussels - Belgium

Date

12 and 13 December, 2017

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The Sixth EU Non-Proliferation and Disarmament conference took place in Brussels on 12 and 13 December 2017.

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Video message by Federica Mogherini
High Representative of the EU for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice President of the European Commission

Tuesday, 12 December 2017

09:30 – 09:40 Welcome
Sibylle Bauer, Chair, EU Non-Proliferation Consortium
Video message by Federica Mogherini, High Representative of the EU for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice President of the European Commission watch the video
Pedro Serrano, Deputy-Secretary General for CSDP and Crisis Response, European External Action Service (EEAS)
Plenary Session: Perspectives on Nonproliferation and Disarmament Challenges
Chair: Jacek Bylica, Special Envoy for Disarmament and Nonproliferation, EEAS
Vladimir Baranovsky, Board member, Institute of World Economy and International Relations of the Russian Academy of Sciences (IMEMO)
Rose Gottemoeller, Deputy Secretary-General, NATO
Izumi Nakamitsu, UN Under-Secretary-General and High Representative for Disarmament Affairs
Jianqun Teng, Director, Department of American Studies, China Institute of International Studies
Irma Arguello, Non-proliferation for Global Security Foundation, Buenos Aires (was unable to participate due to flight disruptions) ( download the presentation)
12:00 - 13:30 Parallel Break-out Sessions I : Perspectives on Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Challenges
North East Asia
Chair: Angela Kane, Former UN Under-Secretary-General
Antoine Bondaz, Research Fellow, Fondation pour la recherche stratégique (FRS), Paris
Hua Han, Professor, School of International Studies (SIS), Beijing University
Andrei Lankov, Professor, Kookmin University, Seoul
Kiejoo Kim, Minister, Embassy of the Republic of Korea to Belgium and Mission of the Republic of Korea to the European Union

Asia Pacific Chair: Laura Rockwood, Executive Director, Vienna Center for Disarmament and Non-proliferation (VCDNP)
Rizwana Abassi, Assistant Professor, Department of International Relations, National Defence University, Islamabad
Rajeswari Pillai Rajagopalan, Senior Fellow and Head of the Nuclear and Space Policy Initiative, Observer Research Foundation, Delhi
Piotr Topychkanov, Senior Researcher, Center for International Security – Institute of World Economy and International Relations of the Russian Academy of Sciences
14:30 - 16:00 Parallel Break-out Sessions II : Perspectives on Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Challenges
After the BTWC Meeting of States Parties: What Next?
Chair: Anne Kemppainen, Head of Political Section for Disarmament and Non-proliferation, EU Delegation, Geneva
Amandeep Singh Gill, Ambassador of India to the UN Conference on Disarmament
Elisande Nexon, Research Fellow, Fondation pour la recherche stratégique (FRS), Paris
Richard Guthrie, Coordinating Editor, CBW Events
Emil Kazakov, International Relations Officer, Disarmament, Non-proliferation and Arms Export Control Division, EEAS

Small Arms and Light Weapons (SALW) Flows: Preventing Diversion
Chair: Pawel Herczynski, Director, Security Policy Directorate, EEAS
James Bevan, Executive Director, Conflict Armaments Research
Nils Duquet, Senior Researcher, Flemish Peace Institute
Nobushige Takamizawa, Ambassador of Japan to the Conference on Disarmament/ President of the Fourth Conference of States Parties to the Arms Trade Treaty
14:30 - 16:00 Plenary Session: The JCPOA
Chair: Rolf Ekeus, European Leadership Network / Distinguished Associate Fellow SIPRI
Mark Fitzpatrick, Head, Non-Proliferation and Nuclear Policy Programme, International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS), London/Washington D.C.
Saeed Khatibzadeh, Acting Director, Institute for International and Political Studies (IPIS), Tehran
Aniseh Bassiri Tabrizi, Research Fellow, Royal United Services Institute (RUSI), London
18:00 - 18:30 Keynote Speech
Annika Söder, State Secretary for Foreign Affairs, Sweden

Wednesday, 13 December 2017

09:00 - 10:30 Plenary Session: Technological Challenges to Arms Control, Too Fast to Keep Up?
Chair: John Borrie, Chief of Research, UNIDIR/Associate Fellow, Chatham House
Rick Cupitt, Senior Associate, WMD, Non-proliferation and Security, Stimson Center, Washington D.C.
Netta Goussac, Legal Advisor, International Committee of the Red Cross – Arms Unit, Legal Division
Lora Saalman, Director of Studies, Peace and Conflict/ Programme Director, China and Global Security, SIPRI
11:00 - 13:00 Closing PLenary: The Future of Arms Control, Non-Proliferation and Disarmament and the Role of the EU
Chair: Sibylle Bauer, Chair, EU Non-proliferation Consortium/Director of Studies, Armament and Disarmament, SIPRI
Jacek Bylica, Special Envoy for Disarmament and Nonproliferation, EEAS
Christopher Ford, Senior Director for WMD and Counterproliferation, U.S. National Security Council ( download the presentation)
Angela Kane, Former UN Under-Secretary-General ( download the presentation)

Participants List

Dr Rizwana Abbasi, Professor, Department of International Relations, National Defence University, Islamabad Pakistan
Michal Adamowicz, Policy Officer - United States and Canada, Americas Division, European External Action Service (EEAS), EU
Peter Agha, Desk Officer, Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of Slovakia, Department for Disarmament and Counter-Terrorism, Slovakia
William Alberque, Director, Arms Control, Disarmament, and WMD Non-Proliferation Centre, North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), NATO
Laura Mihaela Ana, Desk Advisor, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Romania, Department for Non-proliferation and Disarmament, Romania
Dr. Ian Anthony, Programme Director, European Security Programme, Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI), UK
Jorge Aranda, Department Director, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Portugal, Department for Security and Defense, Portugal
Irma Arguello, Founder and Chair, Nonproliferation for Global Security Foundation (NPS Global Foundation), Buenos Aires, Argentina/Italy
Rahila Asfa, Lecturer, Government College University Faisalabad – Department of Political Science and International Relations, Belgium
Klaudia Banaiova, Project Coordinator, Research Center of the Slovak Foreign Policy Association (RC SFPA), Slovakia
Prof. Vladimir Baranovskiy, Board Member, Institute of World Economy and International Relations of the Russian Academy of Sciences (IMEMO), Russia
Dr. Sibylle Bauer, Director of Studies, Armament and Disarmament, Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI), Germany
James Bevan, Executive Director, Conflict Armament Research, UK
Stephanie Blenckner, Communications Director, Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI), Germany
Steven Blockmans, Senior Research Fellow and Head of EU Foreign Policy Unit, CEPS, Brussels, Belgium
Dr. Antoine Bondaz, Research Fellow, Foundation pour la Recherche Stratégique (FRS), Paris, France
Kristi L. Boden-Johnson, Political-military Officer, U.S. Mission to the European Union, USA
Dr. John Borrie, Chief of Research, United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research (UNIDIR), UN
Frank Braun, Attaché de legation, Ministère des Affaires étrangères Luxembourg – Direction des Affaires politiques, Luxembourg
Dr. Andreas Bucher, Head of Strategy and Communincation, Spiez Laboratory, Switzerland
Michael Butera, Foreign Affairs Officer, U.S. Department of State – Bureau of International Security and Non-proliferation, USA
Jacek Bylica, Special Envoy for Disarmament and Non-proliferation, EEAS, EU
Antonio Calcara, PhD Candidate, University LUISS ‘Guido Carli’, Rome, Italy
Stéphane Chardon, Policy Coordinator, European Commission – Directorate General for Trade, EU
Ekaterina Chirkova, PhD Candidate, University of Liège, Russia
Dmytro Chumak, Research Consultant, Odessa Center for Nonproliferation, Ukraine
Mark Ciscaldi, First Secretary, Global Issues, Ministry for Foreign Affairs and Trade Promotion, Malta, Malta
Dr. Armand Clesse, Director, Luxembourg Institute for European and International Studies (LIEIS), Luxembourg
Caroline Cliff, COARM Chair, Disarmament, Non-proliferation and Arms Export Control Division, EEAS, EU
Dr. Diederik Cop, Researcher, Flemish Peace Institute, Belgium
Dr. Richard T. Cupitt, Senior Associate, WMD, Non-proliferation, and Security, Stimson Center, Washington D.C., USA
Prof. Dr. Christopher Daase, Deputy Director and Head of Research Department, Peace Research Institute Frankfurt (PRIF), Germany
Gali Dagan, Minister Counsellor, Israeli Mission to NATO, Israel
Emil Dall, Research Fellow, Proliferation and Nuclear Policy, Royal United Services Institute for Defence and Security Studies (RUSI), Denmark
Andris Danovskis, Third Secretary, Strategic Goods Control Division, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Latvia, Latvia
Dr. Thanos Dokos, Director, The Hellenic Foundation for European & Foreign Policy (ELIAMEP), Greece
Maxwell Downman, Impact and Fundraising Officer, British American Security Information Council (BASIC), UK
François Dumont, Department Director, Department for Disarmament and Non-Proliferation, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Belgium, Belgium
Prof. Dr. Frans von der Dunk, Professor Space Law, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, European Centre for Space Law - ECSL, Netherlands
Nils Duquet, Senior Researcher, Flemish Peace Institute, Belgium
Ambassador Rolf Ekeus, European Leadership Network (ELN) and Distinguished Associate Fellow at the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI), Sweden
Dr. Hassan Elbahtimy, Teaching Fellow, King's College London - Centre for Science and Security Studies (CSSS), Egypt
Dr. Tytti Erästö, Researcher, Disarmament, Arms Control and Non-proliferation Programme, Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI), Sweden
Sven-Eric Fikenscher, Non-resident Fellow, University of Kiel – Institute for Security Policy (ISPK), Germany
Mark Fitzpatrick, Programme Director, Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Programme, International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS), Washington D.C., USA
Alvaro Florez, Blue Book Trainee, Disarmament, Non-proliferation and Arms Export Control Division, EEAS, EU
Dr. Christopher Ford, Senior Director for WMD and Counterproliferation, U.S. National Security Council, USA
Arianna Fraschetti, Senior Legal Officer, Office of the Legal Adviser (LAO), Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), OPCW
Dr. Marilena Gala, Associate Professor, University Roma III, Centro Interuniversitario Machiavelli, Italy
Dr. Zoltán Gálik, Associate Professor, Corvinus University of Budapest – Institute of International Relations, Hungary
Prof. Dr Heinz Gärtner, Senior Fellow/Professor, The Austrian Institute for International Affairs (OIIP), Austria
Ambassador Amandeep Sing Gill, Ambassador, Permanent Mission of India to the Conference on Disarmament, India
Dr. Pierre Goldschmidt, Non-resident Senior Associate, Carnegie Europe, Belgium
Rose Gottemoeller, Deputy Secretary General, North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), NATO
Netta Goussac, Legal Adviser, Arms Unit, Legal Division, International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), ICRC
Ettore Greco, Executive Vice-President, Istituto Affari Internazionali (IAI), Rome, Italy
Dr. Richard Guthrie, Coordinating Editor, CBW Events, UK
Onur Güven, Independent Researcher, Netherlands
Ambassador Thomas Hajnoczi, Head of Department, Department for Disarmament, Arms Control and Non-Proliferation, Austrian Federal Ministry for Europe, Integration and Foreign Affairs, Austria
Jakob Hallgren, Deputy Director, Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI), Sweden
Prof. Hua Han, Professor, University of Peking, School of International Studies, China
Allison Hart, Private Secretary, Office of the Secretary General of NATO, North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), NATO
Benjamin Hautecouverture, Senior Research Fellow, Foundation pour la recherche stratégique (FRS), Paris, France
Bruno Hellendorff, Research Fellow, Groupe de Recherche et d'Information sur la Paix et la Sécurité (GRIP), Brussels, Belgium
Pawel Herczynski, Head of Security Policy Directorate, European External Action Service (EEAS), EU
Mark Hibbs, Senior Fellow, Nuclear Policy Program, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, USA
Annick Hiensch, Political Affairs Officer, United Nations Liaison Office for Peace and Security, UN
Marketa Homolkova, First Secretary, Political Section for Disarmament and Non-Proliferation, Delegation of the European Union to the UN Geneva, EU
Ambassador Tariq Osman Hyder, Distinguished Visiting Fellow, National Defence University, Islamabad, Pakistan
Dimitris Iliopoulos, EU Representative to the OPCW, Disarmament, Non-proliferation and, Arms Export Control Division, EEAS, EU
Denis Jacquim, Researcher, Groupe de Recherche et d'Information sur la Paix et la, Sécurité (GRIP), Brussels, Belgium
Tomas Jermalavicius, Head of Studies & Research Fellow, International Centre for Defence Studies (ICDS), Tallinn, Lithuania
Alexandre Jully, Adviser, International Committee of the Red Cross – Delegation to the EU and NATO, France
Prof. Knud Erik Jørgensen, Professor, University of Aarhus – Department of Political Science and Government, Denmark
Maria Kaemmerle, Head of Operations, Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI), Sweden
Angela Kane, Former UN Under-Secretary-General and Vice President of the International Institute for Peace (IIP), Vienna, Germany
Jihye Kang, Embassy of the Republic of Korea to Belgium and Mission of the Republic of Korea to the European Union, Republic of Korea
Michał Karczmarz, Counsellor - CSDP Division, Permanent Representation of the Republic of Poland to the EU, Poland
Dr. Emil Kazakov, International Relations Officer, Disarmament, Non-proliferation and Arms Export Control Division, EEAS, EU
Noel Kelly, Programme Coordinator, Armament and Disarmament, Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI), Ireland
Anne Kemppainen, Minister Counsellor, Head of Political Section for Disarmament and Non-Proliferation, Delegation of the European Union to the UN Geneva, EU
Saeed Khatibzadeh, Acting Director, Institute for International and Political Studies (IPIS), Tehran, Iran
Shannon Kile, Senior Researcher, Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI), USA
Kiejoo Kim, Minister, Embassy of the Republic of Korea to Belgium and Mission of the Republic of Korea to the European Union, Republic of Korea
Ivaylo Kirov, Chief of Department - Arms Control and Non-Proliferation, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Bulgaria, Bulgaria
Miroslav Klima, Head, Disarmament and Non-Proliferation Section, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Czech Republic, Czech Republic
Ekaterina Klimenko, Researcher/Programme coordinator, Stockholm International Peace Research Institute, (SIPRI), Kyrgyzstan
Mitsuru Kodaira, Counsellor - Political Section, Mission of Japan to the European Union, Japan
Elizabeth Konstantinova, Policy Officer, Alternate Chair of CONOP, Disarmament, Nonproliferation and Arms Export Control Division, EEAS, EU
Ms Faiza Koubi, ?, Morocco
Ambassador Klaus Korhonen, Ambassador for Arms Control, Unit for Arms Control, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Finland, Finland
Dr. Karla Krieger, CFSP Programme Manager, European Commission – Foreign Policy Instrument Service, EU
Georgios Kritikos, Disarmament, Non-proliferation and Arms Export Control Division, EEAS, EU
Dr. Justina Krutulytë, Second Secretary, Transatlantic Cooperation and Security Policy Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania, Lithuania
Dr. Bernd Kubbig, Coordinator, Academic Peace Orchestra Middle East (APOME), Germany
Justine Kubera, Junior Analyst/Trainee, European Union Institute for Security Studies, Belgium
Lukasz Kulesa, Research Director, European Leadership Network (ELN) – Research Office, Poland
Dr. Andrei Lankov, Professor, Kookmin University, Seoul, Australia
Prof. Driss Larafi, Royal College of Higher Military Studies, University of Ibn Tofail Kenitra, Morocco, Morocco
Prof. Dr. Yiorghos Leventis, Director, International Security Forum, Lefkosia, Cyprus
Lene Lindholdt Hove Rietveld, Disarmament, Non-proliferation and Arms Export Control Division, EEAS, EU
Dr. Marco Longobardo, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, University of Westminster – School of Law, Italy
Quentin Lopinot, Deputy Head, Nuclear Disarmament and Non-Proliferation Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of France, France
Dr. Lars-Erik Lundin, Inquiry Chair on the issue of Swedish Nuclear Ban Treaty Accession, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Sweden, Sweden
Natalja Luts, First Secretary, Security Policy and Arms Control Division, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Estonia, Estonia
Laurence MacFaul, Programme Director, Verification and Monitoring, Verification Research, Training and Information Centre (VERTIC), London, UK
Dr. Marek Madej, Deputy Director, University of Warsaw – Institute of International Relations, Poland
Giovanna Maletta, Research Assistant, Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI), Italy
Hugo van Manen, Assistant Analyst, The Hague Centre for Strategic Studies (HCSS), Netherlands
Prof. Raffaele Marchetti, Professor, Libera Università Internazionale degli Studi Sociali Guido Carli (LUISS), Rome, Italy
Prof. Sergio Marchisio, Professor, University La Sapienza of Rome -– The Institute for International Legal Studies (ISGI), Italy
Prof. Maurizio Martellini, Secretary General, Landau Network -– Fondazione Alessandro Volta, Como, Italy
Dr. Shireen M. Mazari, Director General, Strategic Studies Institute Islamabad, Pakistan
Sico van der Meer, Research Fellow, Netherlands Institute of International Relations (Clingendael), Netherlands
Frank Meeussen, Policy Officer, Disarmament, Non-proliferation and Arms Export Control Division, EEAS, EU
Dr. Oliver Meier, Deputy Head of Research Division, International Security, The German Institute for International and Security Affairs (SWP), Berlin, Germany
Heli Maria Mekri, Executive Director, Saferglobe, Helsinki, Finland
Mihkel Metsa, Second Secretary, NATO Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Estonia, Estonia
Dr. Jiaming Miao, Deputy to the Director and Political Affairs Officer, United Nations Regional Centre for Peace and Disarmament in Africa (UNREC), UN
Michaela Miller, Head Conventional Arms and Regimes Cluster, Counter Proliferation & Arms Control Centre, Foreign and Commonwealth Office, UK
Ambassador Mahmoud Karem Mohamed, Board Member, Egyptian Council for Foreign Affairs, Egypt
Izumi Nakamitsu, United Nations Under-Secretary-General of Disarmament Affairs, UNODA, UN
Prof. Dr Götz Neuneck, Deputy Director, The Institute for Peace Research and Security Policy (IFSH), Germany
Dr. Elisande Nexon, Research Fellow, Foundation pour la recherche stratégique (FRS), Paris, France
Ignacio Cartagena Núñez, Assistant Director, Non-Proliferation and Disarmament Office, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation of Spain, Spain
Byolim Oak, Embassy of the Republic of Korea to Belgium and Mission of the Republic of Korea to the European Union, Republic of Korea
Satoshi Ominato, First Secretary, Delegation of Japan to the Conference on Disarmament, Geneva, Japan
Dr. Sylvain Paile-Calvo, Senior Researcher, Université de Liège – Département de Science Politique – Unité Etudes Européennes, France
Prof. Dr. Plamen Pantev, Director, Institute for Security and International Studies (ISIS), Sofia, Bulgaria
Dr. Xavier Pasco, Director, Foundation pour la recherche stratégique (FRS), Paris, France
Prof. Alessandro Pascolini, Vice President, International School on Disarmament and Research on Conflicts (ISODARCO), Italy
Michael Peeters, Head of Strategic Goods Control Unit, Flemish Department of Foreign Affairs, Belgium
Prof. Alessandra Pietrobon, Professor, University of Padova – Political Science, Law and International Studies Department, Italy
Dr. Marcin Piotrowski, Senior Analyst, The Polish Institute of International Affairs (PISM), Poland
Dr. Daniel Plesch, Director, Centre for Diplomatic Studies, SOAS University of London, UK
Kathryn Porter, First Secretary, Political Section, Canadian Mission to the EU, Canada
Jean-Daniel Praz, Cousellor - Political Division, Mission of Switzerland to NATO, Switzerland
Leena Pylvänäinen, Director, Unit for Arms Control, Disarmament and Non-Proliferation, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Finland, Finland
Jenny Quinn, Third Secretary, Disarmament & Non-Proliferation Unit, Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Ireland, Ireland
Dr. Rajeswari Pillai Rajagopalan, Senior Fellow and Head, Nuclear and Space Policy Initiative, Observer Research Foundation, New Delhi, India
Denitsa Raynova, Project Manager and Research Fellow, European Leadership Network (ELN), Bulgaria
Prof. Dr. Vicente Garrido Rebolledo, Director, Instituto de Cuestiones Internacionales y Política Exterior (INCIPE), Madrid, Spain
John Reyels, Deputy Head Arms Control & Disarmament Division, German Foreign Office, Germany
Laura Rockwood, Executive Director, Vienna Center for Disarmament and Non-Proliferation (VCDNP), USA
Raimonds Rublovskis, Associate Fellow, Latvian Institute of International Affairs (LIIA), Latvia
Dr. Jan Ruzicka, Director, Aberystwyth University – David Davies Memorial Institute of International Studies, Czech Republic
Dr. Lora Saalman, Director of China and Global Security Programme, Stockholm, International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI), USA
Jean-Annet de Saint Rapt, PhD candidate, France
Prof. Tom Sauer, Professor, University of Antwerp – Research Group in International Politics, Belgium
Jacek Sawicz, Deputy Head of Mission, Permanent Mission of Poland in Vienna, Poland
Sigurd Schelstraete, Counsellor, Department for Disarmament and Non-Proliferation, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Belgium, Belgium
Paul Schulte, Honorary Professor, Institute of Conflict Cooperation and Security - Birmingham University, UK
Dr. Niklas Schörnig, Project Manager, Peace Research Institute Frankfurt (PRIF), Germany
Pedro Serrano, Deputy-Secretary General for CSDP and Crisis Response, European External Action Service (EEAS), EU
Anna Shestopalova, First Secretary - Political Section, Russian Permanent Representation to the EU , Russia
Dan Smith, Director, Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI), UK
Annika Söder, State Secretary to the Swedish Minister for Foreign Affairs, Sweden
Urszula Solkiewicz, Programme Manager, European Commission – Foreign Policy Instrument Service, EU
Ambassador Ali Asghar Soltanieh, Former Permanent Representative of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the United Nations, IAEA, & other international organizations in Vienna, Iran
Scott Spence, National Implementation Measures Programme Director, Verification Research, Training and Information Centre (VERTIC), London, New Zealand
Ian Stewart, Director, European Non-proliferation and Security Initiative, Vienna Center for Disarmament and Non-Proliferation (VCDNP), UK
Dr. Aniseh Bassiri Tabrizi, Research Fellow, Royal United Services Institute (RUSI), London, Italy
Ambassador Nobushige Takamizawa, President of the Conference of the State Parties to the Arms Trade Treaty, Delegation of Japan to the Conference on Disarmament, Japan
Dr. Jianqun Teng, Department Director, Department for American Studies, China Institute for International Studies (CISS), China
Dr. Petr Topychkanov, Senior Researcher, Center for International Security - Institute of World Economy and International Relations of the Russian Academy of Sciences (IMEMO RAN), Russia
Ambassador Carlo Trezza, Senior Adviser for Disarmament and Non-Proliferation, Istituto Affari Internazionali (IAI), Rome, Italy
Vincent Trouvé, Project Leader, Expertise France, France
Tadas Valionis, Deputy Director, Transatlantic Cooperation and Security Policy Department, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania, Lithuania
Enrico Valvo, Head of Office for Disarmament, General Directorate for Political Affairs and Security – Arms Control and Non-Proliferation, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Italy
Maaike Verbruggen, PhD Researcher, Vrije Universiteit Brussels - Institute of European Studies, Netherlands
Sanjin Vlastelica, Desk Officer, Department for International Security, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Croatia, Croatia
Alyn Ware, Director, Basel Peace Office , New Zealand
Dr. Christopher Watson, Representative, British Pugwash Group, UK
Dr. Ana Isabel Xavier, Researcher, Instituto Universitário de Lisboa – Centro de Estudos Internacionais (CEI-IUL), Portugal
Barbara Zvokelj, Minister Plenipotentiary, Department for International Organizations, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Slovenia, Slovenia
Wim Zwijnenburg, Project Leader Humanitarian Disarmament/ Coordinator European Forum on Armed Drones, PAX