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2013 Participants

 

Niels Abrahamsen
Danish Ambassador to Canada
Embassy of Denmark, Canada

Stéphane Abrial
Advisor to the President and CEO
Safran

Mohammed Abu Lahoum
Head, Justice and Building Party, Yemen

Nazanin Afshin-Jam MacKay
Founder
Stop Child Executions

Sergio Aguirre
Fellow
Brookings Institution

M. J. Akbar
Editor-in-Chief
Sunday Guardian

Rinat Akhmetshin
Director
International Eurasian Institute

Mariam Al-Khawaja
Acting President
Bahrain Center for Human Rights

John Allen
Distinguished Fellow
The Brookings Institution

Farea Al-Muslimi
Yemen’s Colleague
Resonate! Yemen

Alejandro Alvargonzález San Martin
Secretary General for Defense Policy
Ministry of Defense, Kingdom of Spain

Simon Ancona
Assistant Chief of the Defence Staff (Military Strategy)
Ministry of Defence, United Kingdom

Eleftherios Anghelopoulos
Ambassador of Greece to Canada
Embassy of Greece in Canada

James Appathurai
Deputy Assistant Secretary General for Political Affairs and Security Policy
North Atlantic Treaty Organization

Siavosh Arasteh
Managing Director
AgFlow

Kelli Arena
Executive Director, Global Center for Journalism and Democracy
Sam Houston State University

Derrick Ashong
Host
D.N.A.

Terry Audla
President
Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami

Michael Auslin
Resident Scholar, American Enterprise Institute for Public Policy Research
Columnist, Wall Street Journal

Tuncay Babali
Ambassador of the Republic of Turkey
Embassy of the Republic of Turkey, Canada

Craig Baines
Special Advisor to the Chief of Defence Staff
Department of National Defence, Canada

John Baird
Minister of Foreign Affairs
Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development, Canada

James Baker
Principal Deputy Director, Joint Staff, Strategic Plans and Policy
US Department of Defense

Shukria Barakzai
Defense Commission Chief
National Assembly of Afghanistan

Berend Willem Bargerbos
Principal Director of General Policy Affairs
Ministry of Defense, Kingdom of the Netherlands

John Barrasso
Senator
United States

Espen Barth Eide
Former Minister of Foreign Affairs
Norway

Scott Bates
President
Center for National Policy

Stuart Beare
Commander
Canadian Joint Operations Command

Christine Beerli
Permanent Vice-President
International Committee of the Red Cross

Henry Bensurto, Jr.
Assistant Secretary of Foreign Affairs
West Philippine Sea Center, Department of Foreign Affairs, Republic of the Philippines

Jean Bétermier
President
Forum du Futur

David Black
Director, Centre for Foreign Policy Studies
Dalhousie University

Steven Blaney
Minister of Public Safety
Department of Public Safety, Canada

Eric Block
Partner
McCarthy Tetrault

Yvan Blondin
Commander
Canadian Royal Air Force

Lincoln Bloomfield, Jr.
Chairman
Stimson Center

Frederik Boisvert
Deputy Chief of Staff
Department of National Defense, Canada

Jason Bordoff
Professor of Professional Practice in International and Public Affairs
Director, Center on Global Energy Policy

Scott Borg
Director and Chief Economist
United States Cyber Consequences Unit

Darrell Bricker
Chief Executive Officer
Ipsos Public Affairs

Laura Bridge
Manager, External Relations
Halifax International Security Forum

Yves Brodeur
Permanent Representative of Canada to NATO
Joint Delegation of Canada to NATO

Ian Brodie
Research Director, School of Public Policy
University of Calgary

Pete Brodnitz
Principal
Benenson Strategy Group

Rosa Brooks
Schwarts Senior Fellow and Professor
New America Foundation and Georgetown

Christian Brose
Foreign Policy Advisor
Senator John McCain

Kerry Buck
Assistant Deputy Minister of International Security, Africa and Latin America and the Caribbean
Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development, Canada

Mark Cameron
Director, Global Public Policy
BlackBerry

Leslie Campbell
Senior Associate and Regional Director, Middle East and North Africa Programs
National Democratic Institute

Cengiz Çandar
Journalist
Radikal Daily

Scott Carpenter
Deputy Director
Google Ideas

James Cartwright
Harold Brown Chair in Defense Policy Studies
Center for Strategic and International Studies

Wendy Chamberlin
President
Middle East Institute

Rajiv Chandrasekaran
Senior Correspondent and Associate Editor
The Washington Post

Asif Chaudhry
Foreign Policy Advisor to the Chief of Naval Operations
Unites States Navy

Rebecca Chavez
DASD, WHA
Department of Defense

Sarah Chayes
Senior Associate, Democracy and Rule of Law Program and South Asia Program
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

Derek Chollet
Assistant Secretary of Defense for International Security Affairs
US Department of Defense

Joseph Cirincione
President
Ploughshares Fund

Lamine Cissé
Former Chief of Defense Staff, Former Minister of Interior, UN Coordinator SSR Guinea
Senegalese Armed Forces

Tom Clark
Chief Political Correspondent
Global News

Steve Clemons
Editor-at-Large
The Atlantic

Susan Collins
Senator
United States

Marshall Conley
President
Conley-International

Karen Courington
Military Legislative Aide
Senator Tim Kaine

Missy Cummings
Associate Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Bill Dalson
Corporate International Business Development, The Americas
Lockheed Martin Corporation

Arnaud Danjean
Chair, Subcommittee on Security and Defense
European Parliament

Mikheil Darchiashvili
Deputy Minister of Defense
Ministry of Defense, Georgia

Premvir Das
Member, Executive Council
Institute of Defence Studies and Analyses

Glenn Davidson
Former Ambassador of Canada to the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan

Howard Dean
Former Governor of Vermont
Senior Strategic Advisor, McKenna Long Aldridge LLP

Paul Dewar
Member of Parliament, Ottawa Centre
House of Commons, Canada

Jackson Diehl
Deputy Editorial Page Editor
The Washington Post

Yoram Dinstein
Professor Emeritus of International Law and President
Tel Aviv University, Israel and UN Association of Israel

Paula Dobriansky
Senior Fellow, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs
Harvard University

Gary Doer
Ambassador of Canada to the United States of America
Embassy of Canada to the United States

Lyse Doucet
Presenter
BBC World Service

Howard Drake
British High Commissioner to Canada
British High Commission, Canada

David Ellis
Rabbi-at-Large
The Atlantic Jewish Council

Mieke Eoyang
Director of the National Security Program
Third Way

Philippe Errera
Director, Strategic Affairs
Ministry of Defense, France

Golnaz Esfandiari
Senior Correspondent, Blogger
Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty

Richard Fadden
Deputy Minister
Department of National Defence, Canada

Dean Fealk
Partner and Group Chair
DLA Piper

Marian Fernet
Chief of Staff
Department of Justice, Canada

Dexter Filkins
Foreign Correspondent
The New York Times

Kristian Fischer
Deputy Permanent Secretary of State
Ministry of Defence, Denmark

Helga Flores Trejo
Principal External Relations Advisor
Inter-American Development Bank

Stephen Flynn
Professor of Political Science & Director, Center for Resilience Studies
Northeastern University

Chris Fomunyoh
Senior Associate and Regional Director for Central and West Africa
National Democratic Institute

Robert Fonberg
Special Advisor to the Clerk of the Privy Council and Secretary to the Cabinet
Privy Council Office

Johanna Mendelson Forman
Senior Associate
Center for Strategic and International Studies

Liam Fox
Member of Parliament for North Somerset
House of Commons, United Kingdom

Bruce Friedman
Deputy Director, Office of Brazilian and Southern Cone Affairs
US Department of State

Tidiane Gadio
President
Pan-African Institute of Strategy

Ulf Gartzke
Managing Partner and Founder
Spitzberg Partners LLC

John Gastright
Vice President, Government Relations
DynCorp International

Leslie Gatan
Ambassador of the Philippines to Canada
Embassy of the Philippines, Canada

Jennifer Gearey
Director of Communications
Ministry of Justice, Canada

Matthias Gebauer
Chief Correspondent
DER SPIEGEL

Neil Gershenfeld
Director, The Center for Bits and Atoms
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Jay Ghazal
President
Ghazal & Associates, LLC

Amos Gilad
Head of the Political-Military and Policy Bureau
Ministry of Defense, Israel

Rob Gillies
Canadian Bureau Chief
Associated Press

John Glenn
Policy Director
US Global Leadership Coalition

Walter Goodfellow
Justice (Ret.)
Supreme Court of Nova Scotia

David Gough
Chair, Atlantic Chapter
American Chamber of Commerce in Canada

Ladislav Grabar
Defense Attaché
Embassy of Slovenia to the United States

Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović
Assistant Secretary General for Public Diplomacy
North Atlantic Treaty Organization

Camille Grand
Director
The Foundation for Strategic Research

Mike Greenley
Director
Canadian Association of Defence and Security Industries

Maryscott Greenwood
Executive Director
Canadian American Business Council

Robert Gruendel
Partner and Global Chair, Energy Sector
DLA Piper

Jakub Grygiel
George H.W. Bush Senior Associate Professor of International Relations
John Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies

François Guimont
Deputy Minister
Public Safety Canada

Chuck Hagel
Secretary of Defense
US Department of Defense

Marquis Hainse
Commander
Canadian Army

Joseph Hall
Vice President
Halifax International Security Forum

Aleqa Hammond
Premier
Government of Greenland

Fen Hampson
Distinguished Fellow and Director of the Global Security Program
The Centre for International Governance Innovation

Husain Haqqani
Senior Fellow and Director for South and Central Asia
Hudson Institute

Jane Harman
Director, President, and Chief Executive Officer
Woodrow Wilson Center

Allison Hart
Special Advisor, Public Diplomacy
North Atlantic Treaty Organization

Sasha Havlicek
Chief Executive Officer
Institute for Strategic Dialogue

Laurie Hawn
Co-Chair
Canada-US Joint Board of Defense

Cho Hee-yong
Ambassador of the Republic of Korea to Canada
Embassy of the Republic of Korea to Canada

Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert
Minister of Defense
Ministry of Defense, Kingdom of the Netherlands

Steven Heydemann
Vice President of the Center for Applied Research on Conflict
US Institute of Peace

Rodrigo Hinzpeter
Minister of National Defense
Ministry of National Defense, Chile

Christine Hogan
Foreign Defence Policy Advisor
Office of the Prime Minister, Canada

Peter Hogan
Vice President
Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency

Matthew Mark Horn
Government Relations & Policy Advisor
MMH Global Strategies, LLC

Andrew House
Chief of Staff
Public Safety Canada

John Hudson
Staff Writer, National Security
Foreign Policy

Heather Hurlburt
Senior Advisor
National Security Network

Herman Öm Ingólfsson
Director General
Directorate for International Security Affairs

Wolfgang Ischinger
Chairman
Munich Security Conference

Farahnaz Ispahani
Public Policy Scholar
The Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars

Oscar Izurieta
Undersecretary of Defense
Ministry of National Defense, Chile

Bruce Jackson
Founder and President
Project on Transitional Democracies

Charles Jacoby
Commander
United States Northern Command, North American Aerospace Defense Command

Roman Jakič
Minister of Defense
Ministry of Defense, Republic of Slovenia

Jackson Janes
President
American Institute for Contemporary Studies

Cesar Jaramillo
Program Officer
Project Ploughshares

Said Jawad
Chief Executive Officer
Capitalize LLC

Daniel Jean
Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs
Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada

Josef Joffe
Editor
Die Zeit

Matthew Johnson
Project Director, Ships Economic and Rural Development and Tourism Major Initiatives and Projects Office, Nova Scotia

Tim Kaine
Senator
United States

Matthew Kaminski
Member, Editorial Board
The Wall Street Journal

Eiichi Katahara
Director, Regional Studies Department
National Institute for Defense Studies

John Kavanagh
Manager, Entrepreneurship and Business Skills Development
Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency

Madonna Kent
Director General, Advocacy & Industrial Benefits
Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency

Adam Kinzinger
Member of the House of Representatives
United States

Suat Kınıklıoğlu
Executive Director of STRATIM, Former Member of Parliament
Center for Strategic Communication (STRATIM)

Richard Kirkland
Vice President, Corporate International Business Development
Lockheed Martin Corporation

Rachel Kleinfeld
Senior Associate, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
President Emeritus, Truman National Security Project

Martin Klingst
Washington Bureau Chief
Die Zeit

Kathleen Koch
Author, Journalist

Kemal Köprülü
Publisher
Turkish Policy Quarterly

Matej Kováč
Advisor to the Deputy Minister of Parliament
Christian Democratic Party, Germany

David Kramer
President
Freedom House

Ivan Krastev
Chairman of the Board, Programme Director, Political Research
Centre for Liberal Strategies

Mirjam Krull
Director
Orr Associates, Inc.

Tomoko Kurokawa
Visiting Scholar, Nuclear Policy Program
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

Daniel Kurtz-Phelan
Fellow
Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars

Ron L’Esperance
President
Group ATN Consultants

Francois Lafond
Executive Director
Europanova

Evan Laksmana
Fulbright Presidential PhD Scholar
Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, Syracuse University, Centre for Strategic and International Studies, Jakarta

Karin Landgren
Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Liberia
United Nations

Isabelle Lasserre
Associate Editor
Le Figaro

Thomas Lawson
Chief of Defence Staff
Canadian Forces

Paul LeBlanc
President
Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency

Pierre Lellouche
Deputy for the 1st District of Paris
French National Assembly

Lauri Lepik
Permanent Representative of Estonia
North Atlantic Treaty Organization

Kadri Liik
Head of Wider Europe Programme
European Council on Foreign Relations

Nancy Lindborg
Assistant Administrator for Democracy, Conflict and Humanitarian Assistance
USAID

Linas Linkevičius
Minister of Foreign Affairs
Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Republic of Lithuania

Klaus Linsenmeier
Executive Director
Heinrich Böll Foundation – North America

Natalia Loukacheva
First Visiting Nansen Professor of Arctic Studies
University of Akureyri

Jawed Ludin
Former Deputy Foreign Minister
Islamic Republic of Afghanistan

Gal Luft
Co-Director
Institute for the Analysis of Global Security

Brian Macdonald
Legislative Secretary for Military Affairs
Government of New Brunswick

John MacDonell
Partner
Stewart McKelvey

Geoffrey Machum
Chair, Board of Directors
Halifax Port Authority

Peter MacKay
Minister of Justice and Attorney General
Ministry of Justice, Canada

Macha MacKay
Member
Canadian Network to Abolish Nuclear Weapons

Mona Makram-Ebeid
Member of Advisory Council
Supreme Council of the Armed Forces, Egypt

Peter Mansbridge
Chief Correspondent and Anchor of The National
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

Anja Manuel
Principal
RiceHadleyGates LLC

Mikk Marran
Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Defense
Estonian Ministry of Defense

RJ Martin
Strategist/Planner, Commander’s Initiatives Group
US Northern Command, North American Aerospace Defense Command

Vivek Maru
Chief Executive Officer
Namati Innovations in Legal Empowerment

Bill McCaffrey
President and Chief Executive Officer
MEG Energy Corporation

John McCain
Senator
United States

Audrey McLaughlin
Election Observer
National Democratic Institute

Membathisi Mdladlana
High Commissioner to Canada
South African High Commission

David Merkel
Senior Fellow
John Hopkins Center for Transatlantic Relations

Imad Mesdoua
Political Analyst

Jeanne Meserve
Senior Fellow
George Washington University Homeland Security Policy Institute

Ayman Mhanna
Executive Director
Samir Kassir Foundation

Vladimir Milov
President
Institute of Energy Policy

Don Moe
Vice President, Supply and Marketing
MEG Energy Corporation

Duane Monea
Vice President, Public Relations
MEG Energy Corporation

Heba Morayef
Egypt Director, Middle East and North Africa Division
Human Rights Watch

Pedro Morenés
Minister of Defense
Ministry of Defense, Spain

Mouaz Moustafa
Executive Director
The Syrian Emergency Task Force

John Mueller
Woody Hayes Chair Emeritus of National Security Studies
Mershon Center of Political Science

Yusuf Muftuoglu
Advisor to the President
Republic of Turkey

Jeff Mullen
Director of Enterprise Development
Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency

Maureen Murphy
Chief of Staff to the Minister of National Defence
Department of National Defence, Canada

Andrew Murrison
Minister for International Security Strategy
Ministry of Defence, United Kingdom

Dato Mustappa
Deputy Minister of Defense
Brunei

Walter Natynczyk
President
Canadian Space Agency

Mary Naylor
Legislative Director
Senator Tim Kaine

Pauline Neville-Jones
Special Representative to Business on Cybersecurity
House of Lords, United Kingdom

John Newton
Commander
Maritime Forces Atlantic and Joint Task Force Atlantic

Robert Nicholson
Minister of National Defence
Department of National Defence, Canada

Masashi Nishihara
President
Research Institute for Peace and Security

Mark Norman
Commander
Royal Canadian Navy

Elizabeth O’Bagy
Foreign Policy Advisor
Senator John McCain

Jacqueline O’Neill
Director
The Institute for Inclusive Security

Dixon Osburn
Director, Law and Security Program
Human Rights First

Mashbat Otgonbayar
Strategic Policy Advisor to the Minister
Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Mongolia

Timothy Page
President
Canadian Association of Defence and Security Industries

Jean-Paul Paloméros
Supreme Allied Commander Transformation
North Atlantic Treaty Organization

Roland Paris
Director, Centre for International Policy Studies
University of Ottawa

Sameer Patil
Associate Fellow in National Security
Gateway House: Indian Council on Global Relations

Benjamin Pauker
Managing Editor
Foreign Policy

William Pentney
Deputy Minister of Justice and Deputy Attorney General, Canada

Frederic Pesme
Executive Assistant to the Commander Allied Command Transformation
North Atlantic Treaty Organization

Mike Pompeo
Member of the House of Representatives
United States

Nikola Poposki
Minister of Foreign Affairs
Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Macedonia

Fabrice Pothier
Head of Policy Planning for the Office of the Secretary General
North Atlantic Treaty Organization

Esa Pulkkinen
Director General, Defense Policy Department
Ministry of Defense, Finland

Diana Quintero Cuello
Deputy Minister of Defense for Strategy and Planning
Ministry of Defense, Columbia

Dejan Radunic
Personal Assistant
Minister’s Cabinet, Slovenia

Bob Rae
Mediator, former Premier of Ontario and federal Liberal leader

Celina Realuyo
Assistant Professor of National Security Affairs, William J. Perry Center for Hemispheric Defense Studies
National Defense University

Edward Rees
Senior Adviser
Building Markets

Roy Rempel
Policy Advisor
Office of the Prime Minister, Canada

Daniel Restrepo
Senior Fellow
Center for American Progress

Stephen Rigby
National Security Advisor to the Prime Minister
Privy Council Office

Richard Riley
Consul General
US Consulate General, Halifax

Sheila Riordon
Minister (Political)
Embassy of Canada, Washington

Julia Rivard
Senior Partner
Norex

Carla Robbins
Adjunct Senior Fellow
Council on Foreign Relations

Colin Robertson
Vice President
Canadian Defence and Foreign Affairs Institute

Genaro Robles Casillas
Defense Attaché
Embassy of Mexico, Canada

Joshua Rogin
Senior Correspondent
Newsweek Daily Beast

Rafal Rohozinski
Principal and CEO
The SecDev Group

Gideon Rose
Editor
Foreign Affairs

Todd Rosenblum
Acting Assistant Secretary of Defense for Homeland Security
US Department of Defense

Kevin Rudd
Member of Parliament
Commonwealth of Australia

Daniel Runde
Director, Project on Prosperity and Development
Center for Strategic and International Studies

Laurent Ruseckas
Senior Advisor
IHS

Tom Ruth
President and Chief Executive Officer
Halifax International Airport Authority

George Sabra
President
Syrian National Council

Baba Salah
Singer and Guitarist

Sana Saleem
Activist Blogger
The Guardian

Richard Sanders
Chargé d’Affaires
Embassy of the United States, Canada

Sabrina Saqeb
Co-Founder
Institute for Rethinking Policies, Research Institute for Women, Peace and Security

Mike Savage
Mayor
Halifax Regional Municipality

Bente Scheller
Director, Middle East Office Beirut
Heinrich Böll Stiftung

Randy Scheunemann
President
Orion Strategies

Peter Semneby
Ambassador to the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan
Ministry for Foreign Affairs, Sweden

Michael Semple
Visiting Professor, Institute for Study of Conflict Transformation and Social Justice
Queen’s University Belfast

Richard Sendall
Senior Vice President, Strategy and Government Relations
MEG Energy Corporation

Baek Seung Joo
Vice Minister of National Defense
Ministry of National Defense, Republic of Korea

Jacob Shavit
Chief Executive Officer
Discovery Air

Robin Shepherd
Director, International Affairs
Henry Jackson Society

Makita Shimokawa
Deputy Director-General, the Asian and Oceania Affairs Bureau
Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Japan

Newton Shortliffe
Acting Director General, Intelligence Assessments
Canadian Security Intelligence Service

Vasil Sikharulidze
Chairman
Atlantic Council of Georgia

Donald Sinclair
Director General
Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada

Jill Sinclair
Assistant Deputy Minister, Policy
Department of National Defence, Canada

Randa Slim
Research Fellow, National Security Studies Program
The New America Foundation

Vaclav Smil
Distinguished Professor Emeritus
University of Manitoba

Milan Solár
Deputy Secretary General/Program Director
Slovak Atlantic Commission

Nancy Southern
Chair, President and Chief Executive Officer
ATCO Ltd.

Matthew Spence
DASD ISA
Department of Defense

Janice Stein
Director, Munk School of Global Affairs
University of Toronto

Edison Stewart
Assistant Deputy Minister, Public Affairs
Department of National Defence, Canada

Karen Stewart
Political Advisor to SACT
Allied Command Transformation

Yohanes Sulaiman
Lecturer
Indonesian National Defense University

Gunnar Bragi Sveinsson
Minister for Foreign Affairs
Ministry for Foreign Affairs, Iceland

Jane Taber
Atlantic Bureau Chief
The Globe and Mail

Andrew Tabler
Senior Fellow
Washington Institute for Near East Policy

Jonathan Tepperman
Managing Editor
Foreign Affairs

Sue Mi Terry
Senior Research Scholar, Weatherhead East Asian Institute
Columbia University

Ljuben Tevdovski
Ambassador of Macedonia to Canada
Embassy of Macedonia in Canada

Alioune Tine
Chairman, Human Rights Commission
Senegal

Ekaterine Tkeshelashvili
President
Georgian Institute for Strategic Studies

Kenneth Tovo
Deputy Commander
US Southern Command

Peter Van Praagh
President
Halifax International Security Forum

Joseph Varner
Director of Policy
Department of Justice, Canada

Robert Vass
Secretary General
Slovak Atlantic Commission

Hubert Védrine
President
François Mitterrand Institute

Nirmal Kumar Verma
High Commissioner of India to Canada
High Commission of India, Ottawa

Alexander Vershbow
Deputy Secretary General
North Atlantic Treaty Organization

Cindy Vestergaard
Senior Researcher
Danish Institute for International Studies

John Vinocur
Former Executive Editor
International Herald Tribune

Kurt Volker
Executive Director
McCain Institute

Christoph von Marschall
Chief Diplomatic Correspondent
Der Tagesspiegel

Alexandre Vulic
Deputy Head of Mission
Embassy of France in Canada

Nicolai Wammen
Minister of Defense
Ministry of Defense, Denmark

W. Bruce Weinrod
Senior Advisor
Global Impact Inc.

Jonathan Weisstub
Chairman of the Board, Halifax International Security Forum

Jim Wellons
Executive Officer to the Commander United States Southern Command

Michael Werz
Senior Fellow
Center for American Progress

Joseph Whited
Chief of Congressional Liaison
United States Department of Defense

Marc Whittingham
President & CEO
Canadian Commercial Corporation

Alexis Wichowski
Media Analyst, United States Mission to the United Nations
US Department of State

Einat Wilf
Senior Fellow
The Jewish People Policy Institute

Taylor Wilson
Nuclear Physicist
University of Nevada, Reno

Werner Wnendt
Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany
Federal Foreign Office

Peter Wright
Development Officer
Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency

Harry Wu
Founder and Executive Director
Laogai Research Foundation

Moshe Ya’alon
Minister of Defense
Ministry of Defense, Israel

Hasan Kemal Yardimci
Deputy Minister of National Defense
Ministry of Defense, Republic of Turkey

Chris Yonke
Owner
International Options and Trade

Dov Zakheim
Senior Fellow
Center for Naval Analyses

Vytautas Žalys
Ambassador of the Republic of Lithuania of Canada
Embassy of the Republic of Lithuania in Ottawa

Wendy Zatylny
President
Association of Canadian Port Authorities

Philippe Zeller
Ambassador of France to Canada
Embassy of France in Canada