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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.

Mark - USA


This bio was updated in 2010

Mark Medish is a visiting scholar and senior adviser at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace.

He joined the Endowment in 2006, and served as vice president for studies from 2006–2008.

Stanishev Sergei - Ukraine

This bio was uploaded in 2006.

Sen Amartya - India

This bio was uploaded in 2006.

Ruble Blair - USA

This bio was uploaded in 2006.

Blair Ruble is currently Director of the Kennan Institute for Advanced Russian Studies of the Woodrow Wilson Center in Washington, D.C. He also serves as Co-Coordinator for Comparative Urban Studies at the Woodrow Wilson Center. A native of New York, Dr. Ruble worked previously at the Social Science Research Council in New York City, as well as the National Council for Soviet and East European Research in Washington, D.C.

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.

Polemarchakis Herakles - Greece

This bio was uploaded in 2006

Herakles Polemarchakis is Professor of Economics at Brown University and an Economic Adviser of George Papandreou. Prior to Brown, he taught Economics at the Catholique University of Louvain, France (1990 – 2000) the Columbia School of Business (1992 – 1990), and Columbia Department of Economics (1978 – 1982).

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.

Papandreou Nikos - Greece

This bio was uploaded in 2006

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.

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