• warning: Creating default object from empty value in /home/symisymp/public_html/sites/all/modules/i18n/i18ntaxonomy/i18ntaxonomy.pages.inc on line 34.
  • warning: Invalid argument supplied for foreach() in /home/symisymp/public_html/sites/all/modules/cck/content.module on line 1284.
  • strict warning: Declaration of views_plugin_style_default::options() should be compatible with views_object::options() in /home/symisymp/public_html/sites/all/modules/views/plugins/views_plugin_style_default.inc on line 24.

Ilves Toomas Hendrik - Estonia


This bio as updated in 2010.



1976 Columbia University (USA), BA in psychology

1978 Pennsylvania University (USA), MA in psychology

Career and public service

2006- President of the Republic of Estonia

Özdemir Cem - Germany


This bio was updated in 2009

Cem Özdemir is national chairman of the German Green Party (Bundnis 90/Die Grünen) and a member of the European Parliament. Mr. Özdemir was elected to the European Parliament in 2004.

He is a member of the Committee on Foreign Affairs and a substitute member of the Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs. His areas of concentration include EU-Turkey relations, the Cyprus conflict, migration and integration, and Islam in Europe.

 - USA


This bio was updated in 2010

Ronald A. Heifetz , Co-Founder of the Center for Public Leadership and King Hussein bin Talal Lecturer in Public Leadership at Harvard University's John F. Kennedy School of Government, is known worldwide for his seminal work on the practice and teaching of leadership.

Cimoszewicz, Wlodzimierz – Poland


This bio was updated in 2010

Source: Wikipedia

Rondos Alex - Greece

This bio was uploaded in 2006

Since 2004, Mr. Rondos is working on the private sector, and serves on the board of various international initiatives. He serves in the following international capacities: Chairman of Working Table l of the Stability Pact for the Balkans; and as Personal Representative of the Romanian Chairman in Office of the OSCE.

Parker Richard - USA


This bio was updated in 2010.

Richard Parker is Lecturer in Public Policy and Senior Fellow of the Shorenstein Center at Harvard Kennedy School.

An economist by training, he is a graduate of Dartmouth College and Oxford University. He has worked as an economist for the UNDP, as cofounder of Mother JonesMagazine, and as head of his own consulting firm, serving congressional clients, including Senators Kennedy, Glenn, Cranston, and McGovern, among others.

Papadopoulos Constantine - Greece

This bio was uploaded in 2006

Constantine Papadopoulos is Advisor on European Affairs at Eurobank EFG since 1998. In this capacity he advises the Bank’s management on political and economic developments in South Eastern and Central Europe, as well as in the European Union. Between 1986 and 1998 he was a career diplomat with a special interest in EU affairs.

Pagrotsky Leif - Sweden


This bio was updated in 2009.

Leif Pagrotsky is a Swedish Social Democratic politician, who had various posts in the government of Göran Persson between 1996 and 2006.

In 1997 Prime Minister Göran Persson made Pagrotsky Minister of Trade and in 2002 Minister for Industry and Trade. One of his most publicly known activities during this period was his efforts to promote Swedish popular music export.

Nicolaidis Kalypso - Greece, France

This bio was uploaded in 2006

Syndicate content