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New Trust in Transatlantic Cooperation

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Erwin-Schrödinger-Saal
Plenary / Panel
German and English language
Member of the European Parliament, Deputy Chairman of the Greens/EFA Group, Strasbourg
Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation to the United Nations, New York
Founding Dean, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Sabanci University, Istanbul; Senior Fellow, Transatlantic Academy, Washington, D.C.
Senior Fellow, Center for Transatlantic Relations, SAIS - School of Advanced International Studies, Johns Hopkins University; Senior Advisor, McLarty Associates, Washington, D.C.
Ambassador ret.; President, Austrian UNESCO Commission, Vienna

Reinhard BÜTIKOFER

Member of the European Parliament, Deputy Chairman of the Greens/EFA Group, Strasbourg

Member of City Council in Heidelberg Member of State Parliament of Baden-Wuerttemberg Chairman of Green Party Baden-Wuerttemberg Political Director of German Green Party
 School education in Speyer, Rheinland-Pfalz, and Kenosha, Wisconsin, USA
 Studied Philosophy, History, Ancient History and some Sinology at Heidelberg University
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Ph.D. Vitaly I. CHURKIN

Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation to the United Nations, New York

Graduated from the Moscow Institute for Foreign Affairs PhD in history from the USSR Diplomatic Academy Joined the USSR Foreign Ministry Staff member of the USSR delegation to the Strategic Arms Limitation Talks Third secretary, US desk, USSR Foreign Ministry Second, first secretary, USSR Embassy in Washington DC Staff member, International Department, CPSU Central Committee Special adviser to the USSR Minister of Foreign Affairs Director, Information Department, Spokesman of the USSR Foreign Ministry Deputy Foreign Minister of the Russian Federation, Special Representative of the President of the Russian Federation to the talks on Former Yugoslavia Ambassador of the Russian Federation to Belgium, Liaison Ambassador to NATO and WEU Ambassador of the Russian Federation to Canada Ambassador at Large, MFA, Chairman of Senior Arctic Officials, Arctic Council, Senior Official of Russia at the Barents/Euro-Arctic Council
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Ph.D. Ahmet EVIN

Founding Dean, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Sabanci University, Istanbul; Senior Fellow, Transatlantic Academy, Washington, D.C.

B.A. Columbia University Lecturer, New York University Taught at Harvard University Ph.D. Columbia University Fellow, Harvard University Taught at Hacettepe University, Ankara Taught at the University of Pennsylvania Director, Middle East Center, University of Pennsylvania Professor, University of Hamburg Director of Education, Aga Khan Trust for Culture, Paris and Geneva Head, Ankara Corporate Affairs Office, Philip Morris International Visiting Professor, University of Hamburg Initiated a policy dialogue on the future European architecture, Turkey s place in that architecture, EU enlargement, and the effects of the customs union agreement with Turkey. Based on that initiative he established, in cooperation with a broad network of European research institutes and universities, Turkey s EU Membership Observatory now based at the Istanbul Policy Center at Sabanci University Professor of Political Science, Bilkent, Ankara (also headed 1995-96 the Department of Political Science and Public Administration) Senior Faculty, Arts and Social Sciences, Sabanci University Dean, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Sabanci University, Istanbul Founding and Executive Board Member of the Istanbul Policy Center Visiting Professor, Northwestern University Alexander Onassis senior fellow and visiting scholar at ELIAMEP: the Hellenic Foundation for European Foreign Policy, Athens
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Ph.D. M.A. B.A. Michael HALTZEL

Senior Fellow, Center for Transatlantic Relations, SAIS - School of Advanced International Studies, Johns Hopkins University; Senior Advisor, McLarty Associates, Washington, D.C.

Tutor and Teaching Fellow, Harvard University, Massachusetts Assistant Professor of History, Hamilton College, New York Deputy Director, Aspen Institute Berlin Vice President for Academic Affairs, Longwood College, Virginia Senior Vice President, International Management and Development Institute, Washington, D.C. Director, West European Studies, Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, Washington, D.C. Member of the U.S. delegation to the Copenhagen CSCE Conference Guest Professor at the Stiftung Wissenschaft und Politik, Ebenhausen Chief, European Division, Library of Congress Democratic Staff Director for European Affairs, U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee and Senior Advisor to U.S. Vice President (then-Senator) Joseph R. Biden, Jr. , 2000, 2006 Member of the U.S. delegation to the Wehrkunde Security Conference, Munich Speech at Assemblée Nationale, Paris Member of the U.S. delegation to the inauguration of Boris Tadic as President of Serbia Speech at Deutscher Bundestag, Berlin Speech at NATO Parliamentary Assembly, Copenhagen Senior Foreign Policy Advisor and Principal, DLA Piper Rudnick Gray Cary U.S. LLP Senior Fellow, Center for Transatlantic Relations, School of Advanced International Studies, Johns Hopkins University, Washington, D.C. Senior Advisor, McLarty Associates (formerly Kissinger McLarty Associates), Washington, D.C. Speech at OSCE Permanent Council, Vienna Head of the U.S. Delegation to the 2009 OSCE Human Dimension Implementation Meeting in Warsaw
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Dr. Eva NOWOTNY

Ambassador ret.; President, Austrian UNESCO Commission, Vienna

Student of history and German philology and literature at the University of Vienna, 1968 Promotion to Doctor of Philosophy (major in modern European history) Assistant Professor at the University of Vienna Entry into the Austrian Foreign Service Minister Counselor at the Permanent Mission of Austria to the United Nations, New York Foreign Policy Advisor to the Austrian Federal Chancellor Ambassador of the Republic of Austria to France Ambassador of the Republic of Austria at the Court of St. James Director General for European Integration and Economic Affairs in the Austrian Ministry for Foreign Affairs Ambassador of the Republic of Austria to the United States of America, Permanent Observer of the Republic of Austria to the Organization of American States (OAS), Non-resident Ambassador of the Republic of Austria to the Commonwealth of the Bahamas Appointment as President of the Austrian UNESCO Commission
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