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Michael McFaul

Former U.S. Ambassador to Russia, former Special Assistant to the President and Senior Director of Russian and Eurasian Affairs. Director of the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies, Stanford University

 

 

William Perry

19th U.S. Secretary of Defense. Professor, Stanford University, Director of the Preventative Defense Project at CISAC

 

 

George Shultz

60th U.S. Secretary of State, Fellow at the Hoover Institution

 

 

Steven Chu

12th U.S. Secretary of Energy. Nobel Laureate in Physics (1997). Professor of Physics at Stanford University

 

 

Condoleezza Rice

66th U.S. Secretary of State. Professor, Stanford University

 

 

Siegfried Hecker

Former Director of Los Alamos Labs. Professor, Stanford University

 

 

Francis Fukuyama

Olivier Nomellini Senior Fellow at the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies (FSI)

 

 

Coit Blacker

Former Special Assistant to the President of the United States for National Security Affairs and Senior Director for Russian, Ukrainian and Eurasian Affairs at the National Security Council.Professor, Stanford University.

 

 

Thomas Fingar

Former Chairman of the National Intelligence Committee (U.S.). Professor, Stanford University

 

 

Stephen Walt

Robert and Renée Belfer Professor of International Affairs at Harvard University; Faculty Chair, International Security 

 

 

Arkady Dvorkovich

Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation

 

 

Sergey Naryshkin

Chairman of the State Duma of the Russian Federation

 

 

Sergey Petrov

Consul General of the Russian Federation in San Francisco

 

 

Dmitri Trenin

Director of Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, Moscow Center

 

 

Andrey Sebrant

Director of Product Marketing at Yandex

 

 

Zandanshatar Gombojav

Former General Secretary of the Mongolian People's Party, Former Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade in Monglia, Former Member of Mongolian Parliament, Stanford CDDRL Visiting Scholar

 

 

Alexei Sitnikov

Vice-President, Institutional and Resource Development, Executive Secretary of the Board of Trustees at the Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology

 

 

Sean Glodek

Director at Russia Direct Investment Fund

 

 

Irina Matveeva

CFO, Renova Group

 

 

Vladimir Mau

Rector of Russian Academy of National Economy and Public Administration (RANEPA)