Speakers

  • Vice Adm. Bertrand Aubriot
    FRANCE

    Deputy Director, Strategy and Development, DCNS group

  • Patrick Auroy
    NATO

    Assitant Secretary General for Defence Investment

  • Stéphane Beemelmans
    GERMANY

    State Secretary of the German Ministry of Defence

  • Christian Bréant
    European Union

    European Union
    Research & Technology Director, European Defence Agency (EDA)

  • Elmar Brok, MEP
    European Union

    Member of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, European Parliament

  • Philippe Brunet
    European Union

    Director for Aerospace, Maritime, Security & Defence Industries European Commission, DG for Enterprise and Industry

  • Vice Adm. Christian Canova
    NATO

    Deputy Commander Allied Maritime Command, NATO

  • Olivier DARRASON
    FRANCE

    Chairman of CEIS

  • Pieter De Crem
    BELGIUM

    Belgian Minister of Defence

  • Jaap de Hoop Scheffer
    NETHERLANDS

    SDA co-president and former NATO Secretary General

  • Hüseyin Diriöz
    NATO

    Assistant Secretary General for Defence Policy and Planning

  • Rear Adm. Charles-Henri du Ché
    FRANCE

    Head of Navy Foreign Relations, French Navy

  • Rear Adm. Eric Dupont
    European Union

    Deputy Operations Commander, EUNAVFOR Somalia,  European External Action Service (EEAS)

  • Axel DYEVRE
    FRANCE

    Director Defence & Security, CEIS

  • Franco Frattini
    ITALY

    Former Italian Minister of Foreign Affairs and former European Commissioner

  • Michael Gahler
    European Union

    Member, Subcommittee on  Security and Defence, European Parliament

  • Koen Gijsbers
    NATO

    General Manager of Communications and Information Agency

  • Csaba Hende
    HUNGARY

    Hungarian Defence Minister

  • Sébastien Héon
    European Union

    Director of Political Affairs for Cassidian Cyber Security, EADS

  • Patrick Keller
    GERMANY

    Security Policy Coordinator, Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS)

  • Bogdan Klich
    POLAND

    Member of the Polish Senate and former Polish Defence Minister

  • Peter Knoope
    NETHERLANDS

    Director of the International Centre for Counter-Terrorism, The Hague

  • Giles Merritt
    BELGIUM

    Director, Security & Defence Agenda (SDA)

  • Joaquim Nuñes de Almeida
    European Union

    Director for Public Procurement, European Commission, DG Internal Market and Services

  • Gen. Jean-Paul Paloméros
    NATO

    Supreme Allied Commander Transformation

  • Maciej Popowski
    European Union

    Deputy Secretary General for Inter-Institutional Affairs, European External Action Service (EEAS)

  • Rt. Hon. Lord John Reid
    UNITED KINGDOM

    Former UK Defence Secretary and Home Secretary, Principal of the Chertoff Group and Chair of the Institute for Security and Resilience Studies 

  • Ilkka Salmi
    European Union

    Director, Joint Situation Centre, European External Action Service (EEAS)

  • Marietje Schaake
    European Union

    Member of the European Parliament

  • Frederik SCHUMANN
    BELGIUM

    Consultant, CEIS

  • Tamás Vargha
    HUNGARY

    State Secretary of Defence

  • Koen Vervaeke
    European Union

    Director for the Horn of Africa, East and Southern Africa and the Indian Ocean region, European External Action Service (EEAS)

  • Pierre VIMONT
    European Union

    Executive Secretary General, European External Action Service (EEAS)