Berend Diekmann, Head of Division for USA, Canada and Mexico, Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi), Germany

Hans-Helmut Kotz, Visiting Professor of Economics, Harvard University; CES Resident Faculty & Seminar Chair, Harvard University; Member of the Executive Board, Deutsche Bundesbank (2002-2010)

Karl Kaiser, Fellow, Project on Europe and the Transatlantic Relationship, Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, Harvard Kennedy School