Anna Fotyga has been a Member of the European Parliament from Poland since 2004 and is currently Chair of the European Parliament Security and Defense Subcommittee. From 2006 to 2007, she served as Minister of Foreign Affairs.
Gary J. Schmitt is a resident scholar in strategic studies at the American Enterprise Institute (AEI) where he studies national security and longer-term strategic issues affecting America’s security at home and its ability to lead abroad.
In addition to his current position as Parliamentary State Secretary, Günter Krings has been chairman of the Bundestag group of Christian Democratic Union (CDU) parliamentarians from North Rhine-Westphalia since 2017.
Lucinda Creighton is the CEO of Vulcan Consulting LTD. From 2012 to 2014, she served as Vice President of the European People’s Party – the largest political party in Europe.