key speakers and honorary guests

Maikl Yeher

Secretary General of the European Taxpayers Association.

Vadym Chovgan

Vadym Chovgan is an international human rights lawyer. He currently works as a legal advisor at the Danish Institute against Torture – DIGNITY (Copenhagen) where he is in charge of human rights initiatives in Ukraine and other countries such as Tunisia and Morocco. In the past, he worked in Ukrainian human rights NGOs and international […]

Dmitro Konovalov

Dmitro Konovalov is a documentary filmmaker, Ph. D. in Philosophy. The field of his scientific and creative interests includes research of the processes discriminatory myths are created and analysis of the practices of constructing the “Other” in mass media. He is currently working on a project of a documentary devoted to the problems of two […]

Oksana Dovgopolova

Doctor of Philosophy, Professor at the Department of Philosophy, Odessa I.I. Mechnikov National University, researcher of the philosophy of History and Memory Studies, curator. Author of the monograph “Other, Alien, Rejected as elements of social space” (Odessa, 2007), and a number of scientific papers. She is a member of the Memory Studies Association (and PoSoCoMeS […]

Alexander Komarov

Alexander Komarov is the lector of the UCU Law School. Alexander is the 2020-2021 Fox International Fellow from Yale University to UBC. His interests span a range of topics in criminal law, including the theory of criminalization, anti-corruption, and philosophy of punishment, as well as the interplay between criminal law, constitutional law and social philosophy. […]

Tamara Gorbachevska

Tamara Gorbachevska is a PhD student at the Department of Theory and Philosophy of Law at the Yaroslav Mudryi National Law University and a fellow of the Sandwich PhD program at Wageningen University & Research, the Netherlands. Her dissertation research is called «Business, Gender and Religion in Lithuania, Ukraine and Russian Federation: the role of […]

Uliana Pashynna

Uliana Pashynna, lawyer, legal advisor with the USAID Justice Sector Reform Program “New Justice”, managing projects aimed at increasing gender sensitivity of the judiciary and improving justice sector response to counteracting gender-based violence as well as improving jury trials and capacity of the courts to communicate effectively with the public and media. Graduate of Harvard […]