BSF through the years     2011 | 2012 | 2013 | 2014 | 2015 | 2016 | 2017 | 2018 | 2019

Speakers

Aida Daguda

Director, Center for Civil Society Promotion

Ajša Hadžibegović

Trainer, Facilitator, Consultant at FranklySpeaking

Alanna Armitage

Director, UNFPA Regional Office for Europe and Central Asia

Alena Ledeneva

Professor of Politics and Society, School of Slavonic and East European Studies, University College London

Andrea L. Capussela

Visiting Fellow, London School of Economics

Angela Me

Chief Research and Trend Analysis, United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC)

Asya Metodieva

Junior Researcher, Institute of International Relations, Prague

Avdullah Hoti

Prime Minister

Bruno Maçães

Senior Fellow, Hudson Institute, Washington, United States

Cas Mudde

Stanley Wade Shelton UGAF Professor, School of Public and International Affairs (SPIA) at the University of Georgia, United States of America

Christopher Jackson

PhD Candidate, Georgia State University, United States

Constantine Arvanitopoulos

Professor, Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tuft University

Damir Kapidžić

Associate Professor, Faculty of Political Science, University of Sarajevo

Darrell Bricker

CEO, IPSOS Public Affairs

David Landsman

Chairman, Cerebra Global Strategy Limited

Discussant: Marko Žilović

Doctoral Candidate, George Washington University

Discussant: Miloš Resimić

Post-doctoral Fellow, International Center for the Study of Institutions and Development

Discussant: Vladimir Đorđević

Assistant Professor, Department of Territorial Studies at Faculty of Regional Development and International Studies of Mendel University in Brno, Czech Republic

Donika Emini

Expert, Balkans in Europe Policy Advisory Group (BiEPAG), PhD Candidate, Politics and International Relations, University of Westminster, London

Florian Bieber

Coordinator, Balkans in Europe Policy Advisory Group (BIEPAG)

Giuseppe Sorrenti

Assistant Professor of Economics, Amsterdam School of Economics

Hannes Grassegger

Journalist, Das Magazin

Igor Bandović

Director, Belgrade Centre for Security Policy

Isabelle Ioannides

Scholar, Department of Political Science, Free University of Brussels (VUB)

Iurij Zarubin

Independent Analyst, Russian Federation

Ivan Krastev

Chairman, Centre for Liberal Studies, Bulgaria

Ivana Stradner

Jeane Kirkpatrick Fellow, American Enterprise Institute, United States of America

Ivo Belet

Deputy Head of Cabinet to Vice President of the European Commission in charge of Democracy and Demography

James Ker-Lindsay

Visiting Professor, European Institute, London School of Economics and Political Science, United Kingdom

Jasna Jelišić

Head of the Western Balkans Task Force, European External Action Service (EEAS)

John Clayton

Head of OSCE Mission to Serbia Democratization Department

Joonseok Yang

Assistant Professor, Political Science and Diplomacy Department, Sungkyunkwan University, South Korea

Jovan Kurbalija

Director, DiploFoundation, Geneva

Karen Donfried

President, the German Marshall Fund of the United States, United States of America

Karsten Friis

Senior Researcher, Norwegian Institute of International Affairs, Kingdom of Norway

Keith Ditcham

Director, Organized Crime and Policing Research Group, Royal United Services Institute (RUSI), United Kingdom

Kenan Dautović

Associate Professor, Faculty of Political Science, University of Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Lt Col Egil Daltveit

Norwegian Defence Attaché in Belgrade

Łukasz Pawłowski

Political Commentator

Majlinda Bregu

Secretary General, Regional Cooperation Council

Manuel Muñiz

Secretary of State for Global Spain, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, European Union and Cooperation, Spain

Marija Gavrilov

Head of Operations, Exponential View

Marija Ristić

Regional Director, Balkan Investigative Reporting Network

Mark Shaw

Director, Global Initiative Against Transnational Organized Crime

Mikuláš Dzurinda

President, Wilfried Martens Centre for European Studies

Miroslav Lajčák

Special Representative

Moderator: Aleksandra Tomanić

Executive Director, European Fund for the Balkans

Moderator: Alma Mirvić

Joint UN Regional Program Coordinator, UNDP

Moderator: Bartłomiej Kot

Deputy Program Director, Warsaw Security Forum

Moderator: Bojan Elek

Senior Researcher, Belgrade Center for Security Policy, Serbia

Moderator: Damir Marušić

Senior Nonresident Fellow, Atlantic Council

Moderator: Dušan Pavlović

Professor, Faculty of Political Science, University of Belgrade

Moderator: Karsten Friis

Senior Researcher, Norwegian Institute of International Affairs, Kingdom of Norway

Moderator: Marija Ignjatijević

Researcher, Belgrade Centre for Security Policy

Moderator: Marko Savković

Program Director, Belgrade Security Forum, Belgrade Fund for Political Excellence

Moderator: Milan Krstić

Teaching Assistant, Faculty of Political Science, University of Belgrade and Director of Communications, Center for Social Dialogue and Regional Initiatives

Moderator: Mirjana Spoljaric Egger

UNDP Assistant Administrator and Director of the Regional Bureau for Europe and the Commonwealth of Independent States

Moderator: Slobodan Marković

Technical Advisor, Digital Governance in the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Serbia

Moderator: Sonja Stojanović Gajić

Member of the Executive Board, Belgrade Center for Security Policy

Moderator: Tena Prelec

Expert, Balkans in Europe Policy Advisory Group (BiEPAG),Research Fellow, Department of Politics and International Relations, University of Oxford

Moderator: Ulrike Guérot

Founder, European Democracy Lab, Berlin

Moderator: Valerie Hopkins

Financial Times’ South-East Europe Correspondent

Moderator: Vesna Damjanić

Chief Editor at the Econimic Department, Serbian Broadcasting Corporation (RTS)

Nedim Hogić

PhD candidate, Sant' Anna School of Advanced Studies

Nikola Burazer

Programme Director at the Centre for Contemporary Politics, Executive Editor, European Western Balkans (EWB)

Nikos Tsafos

Senior Fellow, Energy Security and Climate Change Program, Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)

Niniane Paeffgen

Director, Swiss Digital Initiative

Olivér Várhelyi

European Commissioner for Neighbourhood and Enlargement, EU Commission

Predrag Petrović

Programme Director, Belgrade Centre for Security Policy

Reinhard Priebe

Member of the Brussels advisory board of Transparency International

Ryan Tully

Deputy Assistant to the President, National Security Council, United States of America

Saša Đorđević

PhD Candidate, Faculty of Criminal Justice and Security, Univesiry of Maribor

Sascha Strupp

Strategic Analyst, Europol

Sasha Havliček

Director and CEO, Institute for Strategic Dialogue, United Kingdom

Simonida Kacarska

Director and Co-founder, European Policy Institute

Sonja Licht

President, Belgrade Fund For Political Excellence

Srđan Majstorović

Expert, Balkans in Europe Policy Advisory Group (BiEPAG),Chairman of the Governing Board of the European Policy Centre (CEP)

Steliana Nedera

UNDP Resident Representative in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Susanne Schütz

Director for South-East Europe, Turkey and EFTA States, German Federal Foreign Office

Svetlana Stefanović

Belgrade Security Forum Executive Director, Belgrade Fund for Political Excellence Program Coordinator

Tanja Fajon

Member of European Parliament, Serbia-EU SAPC Co-Chair

Tena Prelec

Expert, Balkans in Europe Policy Advisory Group (BiEPAG),Research Fellow, Department of Politics and International Relations, University of Oxford

Terry Martin

Senior News Anchor, Deutsche Welle TV

Thomas Carothers

Senior Vice-president for Studies, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, United States of America

Tim Judah

Journalist, The Economist.

Tomáš Petříček

Minister of Foreign Affairs, The Czech Republic

Željko Jovanović

Director, Open Society Roma Initiative Office, Berlin, Germany

Zvezdana Kovač

Secretary General, European Movement in Serbia