Dr. Assia BenSalah Alaoui

Ambassador at Large of the Kingdom of Morocco, Co-Chair of the High Level Advisory Group of the European Commission for the ”Dialogue between Peoples and Cultures in the Euro-Mediterranean Area“, associate member of the Club of Rome and a football aficionado.

Dr. Prince Asfa-Wossen Asserate

Member of the Ethiopian Imperial family, Africa and Middle East consultant, political analyst and best-selling author («Manieren» [Manners], «Deutsche Tugenden» [German virtues]). His aim in life is to reconcile the Abrahamic religions, which have their origin in Ethiopia.

Professor Dr. Klaus-Michael Bogdal

Literary scholar, winner of the Leipzig Book Award for European Understanding. His 20-year long research for his work «Europa erfindet die Zigeuner» [Europe invents the gypsies] takes a look at the topic from the subtle perspective of literary science.

Pastor Josef Hochstrasser

Reformed pastor, since as a Catholic priest after his marriage the Missio canonica was deprived from him. He was teacher of religion and world religions at the Kantonsschule Zug until summer 2012. Highly cited author («Ottmar Hitzfeld. Die Biographie» [Ottmar Hitzfeld. The biography], «Einwurf – Jesus und Mohammed im Gespräch» [Throw-in – Jesus and Mohammed in the conversation]).

Martina Voss-Tecklenburg

125 caps for Germany, runner-up world champion, four-time European champion, Olympic participants, six-time German champion, four-time winner of the DFB Cup (cup competition of the German Football Association) and three-time Footballer of the Year. Since 2012, Swiss national football coach.