key speakers and honorary guests

Denise Mazzolani

Denise has been serving as Deputy Head of the Strategic Police Matters Unit and Cybercrime Adviser at the OSCE Secretariat in Vienna since May 2018. Previously she was Head of the Security Co-operation Department at the OSCE Mission to Serbia. Before joining the OSCE in 2012, she practiced criminal law and worked for the UN […]

Ganna Khrystova

Candidate of legal sciences (2004), associate professor on the Department of Theory and Philosophy of Law, National Law University named after Yaroslav the wise (from 2008), managing national implementation of the Council of Europe Projects “Strengthening Human Rights Protection of IDPs in Ukraine” (2016-2018), project manager of “Internal Displacement in Ukraine: Building Solutions” (from April […]

Luisa Del Turco

International Cooperation Advisor – Gender, Peace and Security Policies Expert. Works for Academies,  peacebuilding NGOs, and humanitarian Agencies in the fields of research and training for peace and humanitarian workers, on conflict management/transformation and gender approach. Qualified Advisor to the Armed Forces in International Humanitarian Law. Director of Civilian Defence Research Center (CSDC). Member of Italian MOFA’s […]

Michael A. Santoro

World-renowned business ethics teacher, scholar and consultant. He is a Professor of Management and Entrepreneurship at the Leavey School of Business at Santa Clara University. Previously he was a Professor at Rutgers Business School for two decades. He holds a Ph.D. in Public Policy from Harvard University, a J.D. from New York University, and an […]

Dirk Hoffmann

Senior Adviser, Danish Institute for Human Rights. With a background in international human rights and specifically international labour law, Dirk Hoffmann has spent almost a decade working in the field of business and human rights. Having spent the majority of that time at the Danish Institute for Human Rights (DIHR) – Denmark’s National Human Rights […]

Olena Stepanenko

Representative of Ukrainian Parliament Commissioner for Human Rights in issues related to adhering to social-economic and humanitarian rights.

Vladyslav Vlasiuk

General Director of the Directorate for Human Rights, Access to Justice and Legal Awareness of the Ministry of Justice of Ukraine. He is a co-founder of the TWIN LAWYERS Bar Association (April 2017). He is a co-founder and an expert in the LEAD office (September 2016 – December 2017). He was the Chief of Staff […]