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

Speakers

Ágnes Szunomár

PhD, Head of Research Group on Development Economics, CERS HAS

Agon Maliqi

Chairman of the Board, Sbunker Kosovo

Aleksandar Jovović

Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, University of Belgrade

Alexey Kovalev

Head of Investigations, meduza.io, Russia

Aliaksei Kazharski

Researcher, Comenius University in Bratislava, Slovakia

Alida Vračić

Director, Think tank Populari, Europe’s Futures Fellow, Institut für die Wissenschaften vom Menschen and Visiting Fellow, ECFR

Amb. Andrea Orizio

Head of the OSCE Mission to Serbia

Amb. Frédéric Mondoloni

Director for Continetal Europe, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, France

Anastas Vangeli

Doctoral Researcher, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland

Barry Snelgrove

Member of the Advisory Board, Agencia, UK

Bernd Hüttemann

Secretary General, European Movement Germany

Bibi van Ginkel

Owner and founder of The Glocal Connection – Platform for Shared Security

Blerta Cela

Deputy Regional Director, UN Women Europe and Central Asia Regional Office

Borna Sor

CEO, Hahar Productions, Croatia

Chair: Alex Roinishvili Grigorev

President, Council for Inclusive Governance

Chair: Ivan Vejvoda

Permanent Fellow, Institute for Human Sciences IWM, Vienna

Chair: Jan Marinus Wiersma

Senior Visiting Fellow, Netherlands Institute of International Relations Clingendael, The Netherlands

Chair: Vesna Pusić

Member of Parliament, Croatia

Christopher Coker

Director, LSE IDEAS and Prof. of International Relations, LSE, UK

Col. Milivoje Pajović

Head of Peacekeeping Operations Center, Serbian Armed Forces

Danijela Božanić

Climate Change Expert, Climate Action Consulting, Serbia

Danilo Ćurčić

Programme Coordinator, A11* Initiative for Economic and Social Rights

Denise Mazzolani

Deputy Head, Strategic Police Matters Unit, OSCE Transnational Threats Department

Despina Syrri

Director, Symbiosis-School of Political Studies in Greece, affiliate to the Network of the Council of Europe, Greece

Discussant: Tony van der Togt

Associate Senior Research Fellow, Clingendael Institute, The Netherlands

Edlira Gjoni

Journalist, CEO of the Centre for Public Impact, Tirana

Gen. Milan Mojsilović

Chief of General Staff, Serbian Armed Forces

Gen. Robert Brieger

Chief of Defence Staff Austrian Ministry of Defence, Austria

Hana Semanić

Research Fellow, Central European University, Center for European Neighborhood Studies, Hungary

Hilary Kalmbach

Senior Lecturer and Founding Director of the Middle East and North Africa Centre at Sussex, University of Sussex, UK

Ian J. Manners

Professor, Department of Political Science, University of Copenhagen, Denmark

Igor Fedyk

Head of the Balkan Section, Center for Army, Conversion and Disarmament Studies

Irena Vojáčková-Sollorano

UNDCO Regional Director a.i. for Europe and Central Asia in Istanbul, Turkey

Ivan Brkljač

Coordinator, Foundation for Circular Migration, Serbia

Ivo Vajgl

Former Member, European Parliament, Slovenia

Jacob Mardell

Researcher, The China Road, United Kingdom

Janez Kopač

Director, Energy Community Secretariat

Julian Popov

Fellow, European Climate Foundation, Brussels

Keynote Speaker: Goran Trivan

Minister, Ministry of Environmental Protection, Serbia

Lt Col Egil Daltveit

Norwegian Defence Attaché in Belgrade

LTC. Antoniela Stankovska

Ministry of Defence, North Macedonia

Maj. Sanja Pejović

Gender Adviser, NATO SHAPE

Majlinda Bregu

Secretary General, Regional Cooperation Council

Marika Djolai

Senior Research Associate and Head of Conflict and Security Cluster, European Centre for Minority Issues, Germany

Martin Povejšil

Deputy Minister, Ministry of Foreign Affairs for Security and Multilateral Issues, Czech Republic

Michal Onderco

Assistant Professor of International Relations, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Michel Foucher

Chair of Applied Geopolitics, College of World Studies, Paris, former ambassador

Milada Anna Vachudova

Associate Professor of Political Science at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, U.S.

Milan Krstić

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

Milica Andrić Rakić

Journalist, KosSev, Kosovska Mitrovica

Milica Kravić

Radio and TV Journalist, author and editor at Public Broadcasting Service of Vojvodina, Serbia

Miroslav Tadić

Portfolio Manager, UN Development Programme (UNDP) Serbia

Moderator: Dragan R. Simić

Dean, University of Belgrade - Faculty of Political Science

Moderator: Emil Atanasovski

Director for Western Balkans, Westminster Foundation for Democracy

Moderator: Francine Pickup

Resident Representative, UN Development Programme (UNDP) Serbia

Moderator: Goran Svilanović

Expert, Economic and Political Developments in South East Europe

Moderator: H.E. Dagmar Repčekova

Ambassador of Slovak Republic to Serbia

Moderator: Igor Novaković

Research Director, ISAC; Representative in Serbia, CIG, Serbia

Moderator: Jelena Pejić Nikić

Researcher, Belgrade Centre for Security Policy

Moderator: Jelica Minić

Vice-President, European Movement in Serbia

Moderator: Katarina Đokić

Researcher, Belgrade Centre for Security Policy

Moderator: Marko Savković

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

Moderator: Patrycja Chomicka

Head of Organizing Committee of the Warsaw Security Forum, Casimir Pulaski Foundation, Poland

Moderator: Sanja Nikolin

Women's Platform for Development of Serbia 2014-2020

Moderator: Tijana Rečević

Junior Researcher and PhD candidate at the University of Belgrade Faculty of Political Sciences

Moderator: Valerie Hopkins

South-East Europe Correspondent, Financial Times, Austria

Moderator: Žarko Petrović

Programme Analyst, UN Development Programme (UNDP)

Mohamed Anwar El Sadat

President, Reform and Development Party, Cairo

Molly Montgomery

Vice President, Albright Stonebridge Group, Washington, USA

Natasha Kocsis

Director, Serbian City Club, United Kingdom

Nathalie Tocci

Director, International Affairs Institute (IAI), Italy

Nedret Emiroglu

Director of Health Emergencies and Communicable Diseases, WHO Regional Office for Europe

Neven Anđelić

Reader in International Relations and Human Rights, Regent’s University London, United Kingdom

Nikola Jović

Teaching Assistant, University of Belgrade - Faculty of Political Science, Belgrade

Patricia Greve

Researcher, University of Toronto, Canada

Paweł Kaczmarczyk

Director, Center of Migration Research, University of Warsaw

Peter Grk

Secretary General of Bled Strategic Forum, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Slovenia

Peter Zwack

Brigadier General (Retired), U.S. Army, USA

Rt Hon Catherine Ashton

Chancellor, University of Warwick Senate, Former EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy

SGM Marijana Simonovska Trajkoska

Battalion Master Sergeant, Military Medical Center

Sonja Licht

President, Belgrade Fund For Political Excellence

Sonja Stojanović Gajić

Director, Belgrade Centre for Security Policy

Sonja Stojanović Gajić

Director, Belgrade Centre for Security Policy

Stefan Surlić

Teaching Assistant, Faculty of Political Sciences, Belgrade

Susanne Schütz

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

Tae-Hyung Kim

Professor, Soongsil University, South Korea

Tena Prelec

Research Associate, LSEE – Research on South Eastern Europe, London School of Economics and Political Science, UK

Theresa Fallon

Director, Centre for Russia, Europe, Asia Studies CREAS, Brussels

Tobias Flessenkemper

Head of Office, Council of Europe Office in Belgrade

Tobias Schneider

Research Fellow, Global Public Policy Institute (GPPi), Germany

Una Hajdari

Journalist, Kosovo

Valeska Esch

Program Director, Aspen Institute, Germany

Vladimir Đurđević

Professor, Faculty of Physics, University of Belgrade

Vladimir Đurđević

Professor, Faculty of Physics, University of Belgrade

Vladimir Međak

Vice-President, European Movement in Serbia

Vlatka Matković

Senior Health and Energy Office, Brussels

Youssef Cherif

Deputy Director, Columbia Global Centers, Tunisia

Zhidas Daskalovski

Faculty of Security Skopje, North Macedonia