||Area of interest
||Giorgio Bonacci: Director General of the Common Service For External Relations of the European Commission
||Robert Fowler: Chairman of the G8 representatives and responsible for coordinating the June 2002 G8 Summit in Canada. Taught in Rwanda.
||Michel Camdessus: Retired Managing Director and Chairman of the IMF
||Trade, investment, economic growth
||Uschi Eid: Parliamentary Secretary to the Federal Minister for Economic Cooperation and Development. Worked in Eritrea for GTZ.
||Information and communications technology (ICT)
||Nabutake Ondano: Director General for African Affairs, Japanese Foreign Affairs Ministry.
||Simonia Nodari: Director of the Institute of World Economy and International Relations.
||Peace and Security
||Baroness Valerie Amos: Under Secretary of State in the Foreign and Commonwealth Office in the House of Lords. Advised the South African Government on transformation, human resource development, employment equity and human rights.
|United States of America
||Agriculture, Education, Health
||Walter Kansteiner: Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs. Advised on mergers, acquisitions and privatisations in Africa, including the Telkom privatisation in South Africa