Andrey Bystritskiy, Chairman of the Board, Foundation for Development and Support of Valdai Discussion Club
Jerry Brown, Governor of the State of California
Stanislav Voskresensky, Deputy Minister of Economic Development of the Russian Federation
Igor Morgulov, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation
Stas Natanzon, host of Rossiya-24 TV channel
Timofei Bordachev, Programme Director at the Valdai Discussion Club.
Sergei Karaganov, Dean, Faculty of World Economy and International Affairs, National Research University – Higher School of Economics, Honorary Chairman of the Presidium, Council on Foreign and Defense Policy (CFDP).
Lee Jae-Young, Vice President at the Korea Institute for International Economic Policy (KIEP)
Edward N. Luttwak, Senior associate, Center for International and Strategic Studies (CSIS)