Senior Scholar and Coordinator, Conflict Resolution and Mediation Stream, Istanbul Policy Center; Professor, Department of Arts and Social Sciences, Sabancı University.
Bülent Aras is a Senior Scholar and Coordinator of the Conflict Resolution and Mediation stream at Istanbul Policy Center and Professor in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at Sabancı University. He is also the academic advisor to H.E. Prof. Dr. Ahmet Davutoğlu, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Turkey. As a leading expert on Turkish foreign policy, Middle Eastern politics,...
Constitutional Law Professor, Istanbul Marma University, Turkey
Public Policy Specialist at the Prime Minister's Office to Turkey Ph. D. Candidate, Ataturk Institute for Modern Turkish History, University of Hacettepe
First Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Georgia
Professor of International Affairs and Government, Georgetown University, and former Title VIII-Supported Short-Term Research Scholar, Kennan Institute
Charles King is Professor of International Affairs and Government at Georgetown University, where he previously served as Chairman of the Faculty of the Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service. King is the author or editor of six books, including Odessa: Genius and Death in a City of Dreams (Norton, 2011), The Ghost of Freedom: A History of the Caucasus (Oxford, 2008),...
PhD Candidate, University of Denver
Director, CIS Center-Center of International Studies
Dr. Alexandros Petersen serves as Advisor to the European Energy Security Initiative (EESI) at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. A scholar of energy geopolitics, he has a decade's experience conducting research across Europe and Eurasia. Dr. Petersen is the author of The World Island: Eurasian Geopolitics and the Fate of the West and co-runs chinaincentralasia.c...
Associate Professor, California State University, Northridge