Advisory Board

Mikuláš Dzurinda: Prime Minister of Slovakia (1998–2006)

Martin Eichtinger: Special Envoy and Coordinator for Neighbourhood Policy and the Foreign Policy Dimension of the Danube Region, Federal Ministry for European and International Affairs of Austria

Daniel Gros: Director, Institute for European Policymaking at Bocconi University

Mario Holzner: Executive Director, Vienna Institute for International Economic Studies (wiiw)

Wolfgang Ischinger: President of the Foundation Council, Munich Security Conference Foundation

Jean-Claude Juncker: Prime Minister of Luxemburg 1995–2013, President of the European Commission (2014–2019)

Ivan Krastev: Chairman of the Centre for Liberal Strategies, Sofia/Bulgaria; Permanent Fellow at the Institute for Human Sciences in Vienna

Aleksander Kwaśniewski: President of Poland (1995–2005)

Ursula Plassnik: Federal Minister of European and International Affairs of Austria (2004–2008)

Christoph Prantner: Special Advisor to the Minister, Strategy and Planning Federal Ministry of European and International Affairs of Austria

Gergely Prőhle: Director, Otto von Habsburg Foundation, Budapest

Helga Schmid: Secretary General of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE)

Wolfgang Schüssel: Federal Chancellor of Austria (2000–2007)

Karl Schwarzenberg †: Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic (2007–2009 and 2010–2013)

Martin Milan Šimečka: Author and Journalist, Slovakia

Danilo Türk: President of Slovenia (2007–2012)

Steering board

Martin Eichtinger, Ivan Krastev, Ursula Plassnik, Christian Ultsch