Presentations and Speeches

Tuesday, 29TH OCTOBER 2013

Mr. Jozias van Aartsen, Mayor of the City of The Hague

Wednesday, 30TH OCTOBER 2013

Ambassador (retired) Thomas Miller, ICMP Chairman
Majesty Queen Noor, ICMP Commissioner

FIRST PANEL:  ARMED Conflict and Human Rights Abuses

H.E. Mr. Ivo Josipović, President of the Republic of Croatia

Professor Eric Stover, Faculty Director, Human Rights Center, University of California, Berkeley School of Law

Mr. Andreas Wigger, Head of Central Tracing Agency and Protection Division, International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)

Ms. Jasminka Džumhur, Ombudsperson, Bosnia and Herzegovina and UN Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearances (UNWGEID) Member

Mr.  Manoj Sachdeva, Trial Lawyer Office of the Prosecutor, International Criminal Court (ICC)

Ms. Fiona McKay, Head of the Victims Participation and Reparation Section, International Criminal Court (ICC)

SECOND PANEL:  Disasters and Mass calamities

Mr. Ronald K. Noble, Secretary-General, INTERPOL, Lyon

Professor Pongruk Sribanditmongkol, Faculty of Medicine, Chaing Mai University, Thailand

Dr. Ingo Bastisch, Scientific Director, Forensic Science Institute, Bundeskriminalamt (BKA, Federal Criminal Police Office), Germany

Mr. Paul Sledzik, Chief Transportation Disaster Assistance at National Transportation Safety Board, United States

Ms. Pamela Dix, Executive Director, Disaster Action, United Kingdom

Ms. Irene O’Sullivan, MSc, Senior Forensic Advisor/Scientific Support Coordinator, Netherlands Forensic Institute (NFI)

Mr. Marnix Norder, Deputy Mayor of the City of The Hague, Urban Development, Public Housing and Integration

Mr. Willem (Wim) Kok, ICMP Commissioner

Thursday, 31st OCTOBER 2013

H.E. Ambassador Rolf Ekéus, ICMP Commissioner

THIRD PANEL:  Organized Violence and Migration

H.E. Ambassador William Lacy Swing, Director-General, International Organization for Migration (IOM)

Sister Consuelo Morales, Citizens in Support of Human Rights, Mexico

Ms. Sara H. Katsanis, MS, Associate in Research, Institute for Genome Sciences and Policy, Duke University, United States

Professor José Antonio Lorente, Department of Legal Medicine, University of Granada, Scientific Director of GENY, Director of DNA-PROKIDS (Missing Children Identification Program)

Professor Lori E. Baker, Department of Anthropology, Baylor University, United States

FOURTH panel:  Challenges to Global Efforts to account for the Missing

Ms. Olgica Božanić, Member of Families of Kidnapped and Missing Persons of Kosovo and Metohija

Dr. Radwan Ziadeh, Director, Damascus Center for Human Rights Studies (Syria)

Professor Michael S. Pollanen, Chief Forensic Pathologist for Ontario, Ontario Pathology Service and Director, Center for Forensic Science and Medicine, University of Toronto

Dr. Ewa Tabeau, Senior Researcher, Agricultural Economics Institute -Wageningen UR, formerly Head of Demographics, International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ICTY)

Dr. Jay Aronson, Associate Professor of Science, Technology and Society, Carnegie Mellon University

Dr. Alex John London, Professor of Philosophy & Director, Center for Ethics and Policy, Carnegie Mellon University

Friday, 1st NOVEMBER 2013

H.E. Ambassador Knut Vollebaek, ICMP Commissioner

H.E. Mr. Frans Timmermans, Minister of Foreign Affairs, The Netherlands

H.E. Ambassador Daniel B. Baer, United States Representative for the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE)

Ambassador (retired) Thomas Miller, ICMP Chairman