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Keynote Speakers

Programme

5-6 October 2018
Day 1
05 Oct 2018
Day 2
06 Oct 2018

Strategic Panel Session: “Making Multilateralism Work: Enhancing Dialogue on Peace, Security, and Development”

After centuries of collective effort, the world is finally entering an age of multilateralism where dialogue is the most efficient and, perhaps, indispensable way of easing tensions and preventing major...
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Joschka-Fischer
Joschka Fischer
DOMINIQUE DE VILLEPIN
Dominique de Villepin
12:00–12:45

Press Conference

Panel 1. “The Middle Eastern Paradigm of Conflict: Only One Solution is Impossible”

The Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region is witnessing the simultaneous development of several differing conflicts, with a number of external actors involved. In Syria, perhaps the most visible...
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Alexey Malashenko
Bakhtiar Amin
Bakhtiar Amin
Robin Wright
Robin Wright
Ariel Cohen
Ariel Cohen
Muzaffar Olimov
Muzaffar Olimov
14:00 – 15:00

Lunch

Panel 2. “From Deadlock to Solutions: Towards a Comprehensive Euro-Atlantic and Eurasian Peace and Security Order”

These are turbulent times. As the former German Foreign Minister Frank Walter Steinmeier noted:  the ‘world is in disarray’. This is symptomatic of a world in rapid transition. However, it...
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Sergey-Markedonov
Sergey Markedonov
gunter-verheugen
Günter Verheugen (TBC)
Peter W. Schulze
Peter W. Schulze
Winfried_Veit
Winfried Veit
Richard Sakwa
Richard Sakwa
Adrian Pabst
Adrian Pabst
Alexey Gromyko
Alexey Gromyko

Panel 3. “Economic Inequality and Democracy: Are They Compatible?”

It is usually contemplated that income inequalities give rise to the option of redistribution, which may be more attractive to the majority of the electorate than the option of promoting...
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Justin Yifu Lin
Justin Yifu Lin
Andranik Migranyan
Andranik Migranyan
James K. Galbraith
James K. Galbraith
Vladimir Popov
Vladimir Popov
jack_goldstone
Jack A. Goldstone
jomo-kwame-sundaram
Jomo Kwame Sundaram
20:00–21:00

Dinner

Leaders Club Meeting “Infrastructure Development in Emerging Economies to Boost International Cooperation”

(by invitation only) Global economic uncertainty has dominated the post-crisis decade and sparked the appearance of new approaches and measurements in social and economic development. Banks, industries, governments, and societies...
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SHAN LI
Shan Li
Joschka-Fischer
Joschka Fischer
DOMINIQUE DE VILLEPIN
Dominique de Villepin
gunter-verheugen
Günter Verheugen (TBC)
Dioncounda Traoré
Essam Sharaf
Essam Sharaf
Justin Yifu Lin
Justin Yifu Lin
Walter Schwimmer
Vladimir Yakunin

Summit on Africa “Engaging Africa in Dialogue: Towards a Harmonious Development of the Continent

The African Union’s vision of an ‘integrated, prosperous and peaceful Africa, driven by its own citizens and representing a dynamic force in global arena’ is far from being realised. The...
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Dioncounda Traoré
Zyad Limam
Zyad Limam
12:30 – 13:30

Lunch

Panel 4. “Digital Future of Humanity: Impact of Technological Progress on Economy, Cyber Security and Social Values”

The globalizing world is characterized by progress of new technologies that have strong impact on jobs, life conditions, communication and security systems and ethical standards. Advancement within Internet of Things,...
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Ji Dequiang
Tim Dunlop
David Gorodyansky
David Gorodyansky
eva-kaili
Eva Kaili
Jens Wendland
Jens Wendland
Rob-van-Kranenburg
Rob van Kranenburg

Panel 5. “The Cultivation of Humanity as an Unfinished Project: Dialogue Among Civilisations”

Throughout our history, the need to define and contextualise the self, our selves, and our communities has been fundamental to the development of philosophy, religion, and spirituality. The subjectivity that...
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Gholamreza Aavani
Gholamreza Aavani (TBC)
Vladimir Yakunin
Fred Dallmayr
Fred Dallmayr
Jiahong Chen
Jiahong Chen
Walter Mignolo
Walter Mignolo (TBC)
Ashis Nandy (TBC)

Participation packages

FULL CONFERENCE REGISTRATION
318.00 EUR

Attendance and participation in all conference sessions and presentations, including plenary addresses and parallel sessions.

Lunch and coffee breaks during the conference.

Attendance at the Opening Ceremony and Dinner.

Attendance at the Closing Ceremony and Dinner.

Conference Documents.

Special Accommodation Rate at the Conference Venue.

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ONE DAY CONFERENCE REGISTRATION
160.00 EUR

Attendance and participation in all conference sessions and presentations, including plenary addresses and parallel sessions.

Lunch and coffee breaks on the day you participate.

Either Attendance at the Opening Ceremony including Dinner (5 October) or at the Closing Ceremony/ including Dinner (6 October)

Conference Documents

Special Accommodation Rate at the Conference Venue

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STUDENT CONFERENCE REGISTRATION
54.00 EUR

Attendance and participation in all conference sessions and presentations, including plenary addresses and parallel sessions.

Lunch and coffee breaks during the conference.

Attendance at the Opening Ceremony and Dinner.

Attendance at the Closing Ceremony and Dinner.

Conference Documents.

Special Accommodation Rate at the Conference Venue.

Book Now

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Venue

RODOS PALACE LUXURY CONVENTION RESORT
Iraklidon Avenue (Trianton), Ixia P.O.Box 121, 85100 Rhodes, Greece

Rhodes Forum Policy Recommendations

Based on research conducted by the Dialogue of Civilizations Research Institute and contributions made by panellists and moderators during the 2017 Rhodes Forum, the DOC suggests the following policy recommendations for further development and proposal to the relevant entities.

Though not exhaustive in scope, we believe these suggestions provide a concrete starting point for future policy analysis and development.

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