Monday 15 July 2013

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Opening and Welcome Remarks

  • Genxin LI, Director, Legal and External Relations division, CTBTO
  • Kristian ØDEGAARD, Minister Counsellor/Deputy Chief of Mission, Kingdom of Norway
  • Edvilas RAUDONIKIS, Minister-Counsellor, Chargé d'affaires a.i., Republic of Lithuania

Introduction of Seminar Programme

  • Jean du PREEZ, Chief, External Relations and International Cooperation, CTBTO

Keynote Address

  • Ambassador Tibor Tóth, Former CTBTO Executive Secretary

20 Years On: Reflections on the Negotiations of the CTBT (Panel Discussion)

  • Ambassador Jaap RAMAKER, Chairman (Moderator)
  • Ambassador SHA Zukang, Head of the Chinese Delegation during CTBT negotiations, Former United Nations Under-Secretary-General for Economic and Social Affairs
  • Ambassador Arundhati GHOSE, Head of the Indian Delegation during CTBT negotiations
  • Dr Pierce CORDEN, Visiting Scholar, AAAS
  • Jenifer MACKBY, Secretary of the CTBT negotiations, the Group of Scientific Experts, and the Working Group on Verification, CTBTO

Overview of the CTBT and Progress on EIF and Universality

  • Jean du PREEZ, Chief, External Relations and International Cooperation Section, CTBTO

National Perspectives on EIF and Universality (Ambassadorial Panel)

  • Rachmat Budiman, S.H., Permanent Representative, Republic of Indonesia
  • Kairat Abdrakhmanov, Permanent Representative, Republic of Kazakhstan
  • Aliyar Lebbe Abdul Azeez, Permanent Representative, Sri Lanka
  • András Pamuk, Counselor, Deputy Permanent Representative, Hungary