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The Annual Conference on Cultural Diplomacy 2014 »
"World without Walls 2014”: The Celebration of the 25th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall

(Berlin; November 7th - 10th, 2014 - Held Parallel to the Berlin Celebration of the 25th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall")

The Annual Conference on Cultural Diplomacy is the world’s leading event within its field and traditionally hosted and organized by the Institute for Cultural Diplomacy and other leading organisations from around the world at the end of the calendar year. This year’s conference is titled “World Without Walls” to emphasize the great changes that took place in the wake of the fall of the Berlin Wall and to symbolize the many political, economic and cultural walls that still exist in today’s society. This year’s conference will focus on these boundaries and issues. (More »)
Speakers & Delegates for the Summit include:
President Vicente Fox
55th President of Mexico
President José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero
Former Prime Minister of Spain
Hon. Massimo D'Alema
Former Prime Minister of Italy
Hon. Lawrence Gonzi
Former Prime Minister of Malta
Hon. Yves Leterme
Former Prime Minister of Belgium
Hon. Lars Lokke Rasmussen
Former Prime Minister of Denmark
Hon. Nika Gilauri
Former Prime Minister of Georgia
President Amine Gemayel
Former President of Lebanon
President Živko Budimir
President of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina
President Einar Kristinn Guðfinnsson
Speaker of the Parliament of Iceland
President Josip Leko
Speaker of the Croatian Parliament
President Patrick Herminie
Speaker of the National Assembly of Seychelles
Dr. Franz Josef Jung (MdB)
Former Minister of Defense of Germany
Hon. Dirk Niebel
Former German Minister for Economic Cooperation & Development
Dr. Gerhard Prätorius
Head of CSR & Sustainability, Volkswagen AG
Minister Rimantas Šadžius
Minister of Finance of Lithuania
Hon. Michael Buhl
CEO, Vienna Stock Exchange
Minister Besim Beqaj
Minister of Finance of Kosovo
Nondas Cl. Metaxas
CEO, Cyprus Stock Exchange
Dr. Fadi Khalaf
Secretary General, Arab Federation of Exchanges
Rajeeva Bandaranaike
Chief Executive Officer, Colombo Stock Exchange, Sri Lanka
Al Jardine
Celebrated American Singer, Founder Member of the "Beach Boys"
David Hasselhoff
Celbrated American Actor
Jermaine Jackson
Celebrated American Singer, Member of The Jackson 5
Prince Boris Petrović-Njegoš
Hereditary Prince of Montenegro
Prince Radu of Romania
Prince of Hohenzollern-Veringen
Emanuele Filiberto di Savoia
Prince of Venice and Piedmont
Princess Bettina Habsburg-Lothringen
Head of Human Culture History, Universal Museum Joanneum
Prince Luitpold of Bavaria
CEO of König Ludwig GmbH
Princess Tamara Laura Czartoryska
Celebrated Sportswoman & TV Personality
Hon. Jadranka Kosor
Former Prime Minister of Croatia
Amb. Mustafa Mujezinović
Former Prime Minister of the Federation of Bosnia & Herzegovina
The Hon. Iveta Radičová
Former Prime Minister of Slovakia
President Abdiweli Mohamed Ali
President of Puntland
HRH Prince Africa Zulu of Onkweni
Zulu Prince
President Tui Atua Tupua Tamase Taisi Efi
Head of State of Samoa
President Valdis Zatlers
Former President of Latvia
President Emil Constantinescu
Former President of Romania
President Ugo Mifsud Bonnici
Former President of Malta
President Arnold Rüütel
Former President of Estonia
Hon. Halldór Ásgrímsson
Former Prime Minister of Iceland
Hon. Mirko Cvetković
Former Prime Minister of Serbia

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Berlin Economic Forum 2014-24 »
"Sustainable Economies, Sustainable Technologies, Sustainable Industries"

(Berlin; November 6th - 8th, 2014)

The Berlin International Economics Congress is one of the world leading global conferences combining the fields of International Economics, Nation Branding and International Relations with an interdisciplinary and multinational program. The Congress took place over 3 days and analyzed global trends in creative economies. (More »)
Speakers & Delegates for the Congress included:
President Francesco Rutelli
Former Deputy Prime Minister of Italy
Hon. Dirk Niebel
Former German Minister for Economic Cooperation & Development
Minister Dato' Seri Mohamed
Minister of Tourism and Culture of Malaysia
The Hon. Dora Bakoyannis
Former Foreign Minister of Greece
Hon. Maxime Verhagen
Former Dutch Minister of Foreign Affairs
Rashed Al Baloushi
Chief Executive of Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange
Hon. George Papaconstantinou
Former Minister of Finance of Greece
Minister Tsedevdamba Oyungerel
Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism of Mongolia
Minister Alain St. Ange
Minister of Tourism of the Seychelles
Dr. Stefan Kaufmann (MdB)
Member of the German Parliament
Deputy Minister Branimir Botev
Deputy Minister of Economy and Energy of Bulgaria
Hon. Fanny Palli-Petralia
Former Minister of Tourism Development of Greece

The Annual Conference on Cultural Diplomacy 2013 »
"Cultural Diplomacy & Cross Continental Cooperation: Building Bridges for a United Global Community"

(Berlin; December 17th - 21st, 2013)

Speakers & Delegates for the Conference included:
President Francesco Rutelli
Former Deputy Prime Minister of Italy
Hon. Michèle Alliot-Marie
Former Minister of Foreign Affairs of France
President Vaira Vīķe-Freiberga
President of the Club of Madrid
President Jorge Pizarro
President of the Senate of Chile
Hon. Dr. Supachai Panitchpakdi
Former Director General of the WTO
Hon. Staffan Nilsson
Former President of the EU European Economic & Social Committee
Roselyne Bachelot-Narquin
Former French Minister of Health, Youth Sports
Dame Tessa Jowell
Former UK Minister for the Olympics
Prof. Dr. Sibrand Poppema
President, University of Groningen

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