Strategikon
National University of Political Studies and Public Administration
Black Sea Leader Strategy

Agenda

Wednesday, May 3rd

Welcome drinks - Sheraton Bucharest Hotel

H.E. Ioan Mircea PASCU

Hosted by H.E. Ioan Mircea PASCU
Vice-President of the European Parliament and President of Strategikon

Thursday, May 4th

Registration - National Bank of Romania HQ

Opening remarks - National Bank of Romania HQ

H.E. Ioan Mircea PASCU

H.E. Ioan Mircea PASCU
Vice-President of the European Parliament and President of Strategikon

Panel - ROMANIAN PERSPECTIVES ON GOOD GOVERNANCE
National Bank of Romania HQ
Organized with the contribution of the National University of Political Studies and Public Administration

Harlan K. ULLMAN

Harlan K. ULLMAN MODERATOR
Senior Advisor at Washington DC's Atlantic Council and Business Executives for National Security and Vice-President of Strategikon

Mugur ISARESCU

Mugur ISARESCU
Governor of the National Bank of Romania

Teodor MELESCANU

Teodor MELESCANU
Minister of Foreign Affairs of Romania

Remus PRICOPIE

Remus PRICOPIE
Rector of the National University of Political Studies and Public Administration

General Nicolae Ionel CIUCA

General Nicolae Ionel CIUCA
Chief of General Staff, Romanian MoD

Mircea GEOANA

Mircea GEOANA
Former Romanian Foreign Affairs Minister, Former President of the Romanian Senate

Coffee break - National Bank of Romania HQ

Panel - CHANGE MANAGEMENT IN EUROPEAN DEMOCRACIES
National Bank of Romania HQ

Kurt VOLKER

Kurt VOLKER MODERATOR
Former US Permanent Representative to NATO

Sergey ROGOV

Sergey ROGOV
Director of the Institute for the USA and Canadian Studies

Robert SALISBURY

Robert SALISBURY
Former Leader of the House of Lords

Edward Schumacher-MATOS

Edward Schumacher-MATOS
Journalist WSJ, lecturer and columnist

Nicolas TENZER

Nicolas TENZER
Chairman, Center for Studies and Research on Political Decision

Guest remarks - National Bank of Romania HQ

Harlan K. ULLMAN

Harlan K. ULLMAN
Senior Advisor at Washington DC's Atlantic Council and Business Executives for National Security and Vice-President of Strategikon

Lunch - National Bank of Romania HQ

Free Time & Transit to Sheraton Bucharest Hotel

Breakout sessions - Sheraton Bucharest Hotel

1 The right to self-determination vs. traditional spheres of influence

Ion IONITA

Ion IONITA
Deputy Chief Editor at "Adevărul" and Chief Editor at "Historia" and "Foreing Policy Romania"

Sergey ROGOV

Sergey ROGOV
Director of the Institute for the USA and Canadian Studies

2 A region with no grand strategy: South East Europe's Quest

Sabina IOSUB

Sabina IOSUB MODERATOR
Journalist at Antena 3

Daniel IONITA

Daniel IONITA
Romanian Ambassador to the Republic of Moldova

Radu MAGDIN

Radu MAGDIN
Vice-President of Strategikon

3 Renewing trust in party politics, the case of Romania: strategic communications & Start Up Nation

Organized with the contribution of the National University of Political Studies and Public Administration

Remus PRICOPIE

Remus PRICOPIE MODERATOR
Rector of the National University of Political Studies and Public Administration

Alex GIBOI

Alex GIBOI
Director of Agerpres

Edward Schumacher-MATOS

Edward Schumacher-MATOS
Journalist WSJ, lecturer and columnist

4 EU/NATO integration prospects

Dan CARBUNARU

Dan CARBUNARU MODERATOR
General manager European Media Connections and CEO caleaeuropeana.ro

Andi CRISTEA

Andi CRISTEA
Vice-President of the Foreign Affairs Committee in the European Parliament

Robert SALISBURY

Robert SALISBURY
Former Leader of the House of Lords

Dinner - Sheraton Bucharest Hotel

General David PETRAEUS

General David PETRAEUS SPEAKER
Former CIA Director

Friday, May 5th

Panel - GOOD GOVERNANCE IN THE MIDDLE EAST AND SOUTH EAST ASIA
Sheraton Bucharest Hotel

Harlan K. ULLMAN

Harlan K. ULLMAN MODERATOR
Senior Advisor at Washington DC's Atlantic Council and Business Executives for National Security and Vice-President of Strategikon

Shaukat AZIZ

Shaukat AZIZ
Former Pakistani Prime Minister

Rola DASHTI

Rola DASHTI
Former Minister of Planning and Development and former Member of Parliament

Uzi RABI

Uzi RABI
Moshe Dayan Center for Middle Eastern and African Studies

Coffee break - Sheraton Bucharest Hotel

Panel - RESILIENCE IN FRONT OF 21ST CENTURY SECURITY CHALLENGES
Sheraton Bucharest Hotel

Harlan K. ULLMAN

Harlan K. ULLMAN MODERATOR
Senior Advisor at Washington DC's Atlantic Council and Business Executives for National Security and Vice-President of Strategikon

General Philip Mark BREEDLOVE

General Philip Mark BREEDLOVE
Former Commander, Supreme Allied Command, Europe

Kurt VOLKER

Kurt VOLKER
Former US Permanent Representative to NATO (TBC)

General David PETRAEUS

General David PETRAEUS
Former CIA Director (TBC)

Lunch - Sheraton Bucharest Hotel

Breakout sessions - Sheraton Bucharest Hotel

1 Overarching challenges of good governance: a summary

Claudiu LUCACI

Claudiu LUCACI MODERATOR
Chief Editor, TVR

Dania Koleilat KHATIB

Dania Koleilat KHATIB
Researcher on US-Arab relations

Prof. Dr. H. Gül Günver TURAN

Prof. Dr. H. Gül Günver TURAN
President TURABDER (Turkey EU Association) & European Movement - Turkey

2 Governance in the age of pandemics: protecting the people

Mihai SEBE

Mihai SEBE MODERATOR
Expert, European Institute of Romania

Dr. Alexandru RAFILA

Dr. Alexandru RAFILA
President of the Romanian Society for Microbiology

Col. Laszlo FAZEKAS

Col. Laszlo FAZEKAS
Director NATO MILMED COE

Closing remarks - Sheraton Bucharest Hotel

H.E. Ioan Mircea PASCU

H.E. Ioan Mircea PASCU
Vice-President of the European Parliament and President of Strategikon

Saturday - Sunday, May 6th - 7th

09:00 - 18:00

Week-end trip