Cross Continental Cooperation Summit 2014-2015

"Unlocking Potential: Uniting the World's Leading Powers to Promote Sustainable Economies, Global Human Rights and World Peace"

(London, Berlin, Bucharest, The Hague, Moscow, Brussels, Pristina; October 2014 - July 2015)

Summit Overview

The Cross-Continental Cooperation Summit of 2014-5 will be a culmination of 30 events taking place across the globe. The events will take place in major capital cities including London, Berlin, Bucharest, The Hague, Moscow, Milan, and Brussels, with the continents of Europe, Africa and Asia playing host to the events. The Summit will focus on the potential success for improved intercultural relations in uniting the great powers of the contemporary world to better face today's global concerns.

The Summit will create a forum for the world's powers representatives to publicly discuss and promote upon a common goal, thus initiating potential solutions for contemporary and future world challenges. The ultimate aim of the Summit will be to create a more stable public global environment by promoting intercultural dialogue between nations, consequently bringing the international community closer to a more prosperous future.

Participation in the Summit »

Participation in the Summit events are open to applicants coming from the governmental and diplomatic fields, academia & scholars, representatives from the civil society and private sector, journalists, artists, young professionals and students.

If you would like to reserve a position and participate in the summit, please click on the link below and fill out the online application form:

Summit Speakers

Speakers & Delegates during the conferences will include leading politicians, senior diplomats, leading governmental officials, senior academics, renowned authors, journalists, and celebrated artists. These speakers will include a large number of individuals from the ICD Advisory Board. To learn more about the ICD Advisory Board, please click here.

Speakers for the Summit Events include:
Judge Julia Sebutinde
Judge, the International Court of Justice
President Peter Tomka
President, the International Court of Justice
Judge Sanji Monageng
Vice President, International Criminal Court
Judge Joyce Aluoch
Judge, International Criminal Court
Judge Christopher Greenwood
Judge, International Court of Justice
H.E. Steven van Hoogstraten
General Director, Carnegie Foundation
President Vicente Fox
55th President of Mexico
President José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero
Former Prime Minister of Spain
Hon. Massimo D'Alema
Former Prime Minister of Italy
Hon. Dr. Supachai Panitchpakdi
Former Director General of the WTO
Hon. Yves Leterme
Secretary-General, “International IDEA”
Hon. Lars Lokke Rasmussen
Former Prime Minister of Denmark
President Einar Kristinn Guðfinnsson
Speaker of the Parliament of Iceland
President Tui Atua Tupua Tamase Taisi Efi
Head of State of Samoa
President Josip Leko
Speaker of the Croatian Parliament
Rashid Bin Ali Al-Mansoori
CEO, Qatar Stock Exchange
Prince Radu of Romania
Prince of Hohenzollern-Veringen
H.E. Hugo Hans Siblesz
Secretary General, Permanent Court of Arbitration
President Vesna Medenica
President, Supreme Court of Montenegro
Judge Daniel Nsereko
Judge, Special Tribunal for Lebanon
Judge Abdulkadir Ilhani
Deputy Chief Justice, Supreme Court of Turkey
The Hon. Iveta Radičová
Former Prime Minister of Slovakia
Hon. Jadranka Kosor
Former Prime Minister of Croatia
Hon. Erato Kozakou-Marcoullis
Former Foreign Minister of Cyprus
Nondas Cl. Metaxas
CEO, Cyprus Stock Exchange
Dr. Fadi Khalaf
Secretary General, Arab Federation of Exchanges
Rashed Al Baloushi
Chief Executive of Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange
Marcia Barrett
Lead Singer of Boney M
Jermaine Jackson
Celebrated American Singer, Member of The Jackson 5
Anggun Cipta Sasmi
Celebrated Indonesian Singer
Prince Boris Petrović-Njegoš
Hereditary Prince of Montenegro
President Valdis Zatlers
Former President of Latvia
Prince Luitpold of Bavaria
CEO of König Ludwig GmbH
Hon. Lawrence Gonzi
Former Prime Minister of Malta
The Hon. Bertie Ahern
Former Prime Minister of Ireland
Hon. Mirko Cvetković
Former Prime Minister of Serbia
The following Events will take place during October 2014 - July 2015:

The International Symposium on Creative Industries, Culinary Innovation and Performing Arts »

"Benefits, Uses and Contributions to Global Politics, Diplomacy, Sustainable Economics and Multiculturalism"

(Berlin; July 28th - August 1st, 2015)

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Kosovo Summit on International Law & Human Rights 2015 »

"The 70 Year Anniversary of the End of WW2 and the Establishment of the UN: An Interdisciplinary Review of the Development of International Law in Protecting Human Rights"

(The Supreme Court, Pristina, Kosovo; June 14th - 17th, 2015)

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On the occasion of the 26th Annual Session of the Crans Montana Forum (Brussels; June 10th - 13th, 2015)

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Berlin Economic Forum 2015 »

"Innovative Nation Branding: Creative Economies, Sustainable Tourism & Responsible Foreign Investments"

Held Parallel to the Berlin International Tourism Trade Fair (ITB) (International Conference, Berlin; March 4th - 7th, 2015)

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Film for Peace »

"The Power of Film & the Arts to Build Peace"

Held Parallel to the Berlin International Film Festival 2015 (Berlin; February 10th - 13th, 2015)

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International University - Strategy and Development Tactics »

The Conference is organized under the auspices of UNESCO

(International Scientific Conference; February 5th - 7th, 2014)

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The Hague Summit on International Law & Human Rights »

An Interdisciplinary Analysis of the Role of International Law in Promoting Human Rights

(International Court of Justice, The Hague; February 4th-5th, 2015)

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The Berlin Summit on African Youth Education & Development »

"Establishing a Sustainable Educational System Infrastructure and Professional Development Programs in Africa"

(Berlin; January 13th - 16th, 2015)

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The Annual Conference on Cultural Diplomacy in Bucharest »

„25 Years since the Fall of the Berlin Wall in Central and Eastern Europe: Looking Back, Looking Forward”

(Bucharest; November 19th – 21st, 2014)

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Berlin Economic Forum 2014-24 (Project Launch Event) »

"Sustainable Economies, Sustainable Technologies, Sustainable Industries”

(Berlin; November 8th - 12th, 2014 - Held Parallel to the Berlin Celebration of the 25th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall)

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The Annual Conference on Cultural Diplomacy - “A World without Walls” »

Opportunities for Peace Building in a Time of Global Insecurity

(Berlin; November 7th - 10th, 2014 - Held Parallel to the Berlin Celebration of the 25th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall")

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Forum on Cultural Diplomacy in the Commonwealth 2014 »

"Celebrating Art and Culture in the Commonwealth as Key Features of Nation Branding"

(London; October 15th – 17th, 2014 - Held Parallel to the BFI London Film Festival 2014)

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