Yahia H. Zoubir is Professor of International Relations and International Management, and Director of Research in Geopolitics at KEDGE Business School. He has been international visiting faculty in numerous universities and business schools for the last 30 years in China, the United States, and various European and Asian countries. He has published dozens of scholarly works, including books, articles, entries in encyclopedias, and book chapters in international politics, foreign policy, governance, and security issues. He has served as consultant for governments and companies worldwide.
Benno Zogg is a Senior Researcher at the Center for Security Studies (CSS) at ETH Zurich and co-editor of the monthly CSS Analyses in Security Policy and other publications. He is also co-head of the Peace & Security Program at the think tank Foraus.
Yang Yue is Associate Professor and Deputy Director of the Institute of Asian Studies, China Foreign Affairs University (CFAU). She received her Ph.D in International Relations from Chinese Academy of Social Sciences. She has been a Fulbright Scholar at Georgetown University from (2006-2008). She studies American politics and foreign policy. Dr Yand Yue is currently conducting researches on American cultural diplomacy and the US’ Asia-pacific policy. As a member of NACT China (Network of ASEAN-China Think-tanks), she has also been actively engaging in Track II diplomacies.
Yan Xuetong is president of the Carnegie–Tsinghua Management Board and dean of Tsinghua University’s Institute of Modern International Relations. Yan is editor-in-chief of the Chinese Journal of International Politics and serves as an adviser to several leading academic journals. A well-known academic in the Chinese foreign policy community, Yan is vice chairman of both the China Association of International Relations Studies and the China Association of American Studies, and is a member of the Consultation Committee of China’s Ministry of Commerce.
Stefanos Xenarios is Associate Professor at the Graduate School of Public Policy in Nazarbayev University and Adjunct Senior Researcher at the Institute of Water Policy in the National University of Singapore.
Grant Wyeth is a Melbourne-based political analyst specializing in Australia and the Pacific, India and Canada. He is a researcher at the Asia Institute, University of Melbourne working on issues across the Indo-Pacific, with specialty interests in Australia, the South Pacific, India, and Canada. His analysis has also been published by The Diplomat, World Politics Review, 9 Dash Line, and foreign affairs publications attached to The Lowy Institute, Australian Strategic Policy Institute, and the Australian Institute of International Affairs.
Matthew Wilson is Associate Professor of Political Science and Senior Fellow in the John Goodwin Tower Center for Political Studies at Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas. He also serves as Director of SMU’s Center for Faith and Learning, as well as Lead Curriculum Advisor for the George W. Bush Presidential Center’s Liberty and Leadership Program. He holds an M.A. and Ph.D. in political science from Duke University, as well as a B.A. in History and Political Science from Louisiana State University.
Associate Professor in the Beedie School of Business at Simon Fraser University and academic lead from SFU to the Canadian International Resources and Development Institute. He serves on the advisory group of the Center for Global Development in Washington, and is a member of the Centre for International Policy Studies study group on Canada’s sustainable development policy in Ottawa