James Appathurai is senior planning officer in the policy planning and speechwriting section of NATO's Political Affairs Division.
Yves Boyer is deputy director of the Paris-based Fondation pour la Recherche Stratégique.
Edgar Buckley is assistant secretary general in NATO's Defence Planning and Operations Division.
Andrew Cottey is a lecturer at University College, Cork, Ireland.
Timothy Edmonds is a research fellow at the Defence Studies Department, King's College, London, and the UK Joint Services Command and Staff College.
Anthony Forster is director of research at the Defence Studies Department, King's College, London, based at the UK Joint Services Command and Staff College.
Lord Robertson is secretary general of NATO.
Nicholas Sherwen Nicholas Sherwen has worked for NATO's Office of Information and Press
since 1979, edits the NATO Handbook and has written and published widely on
Burkard Schmitt is assistant director of the Paris-based EU Institute for Security Studies.
General Rainer Schuwirth
is director general of the European Union Military Staff.