Forum Speakers & Participants

Featured Speakers

Michael R. Pompeo

70th Secretary of State of the United States

Hon. Tony Abbott, A.C.

28th Prime Minister of Australia

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Lord Michael Ashcroft KCMG PC

IDU Honorary Chairman

Rt. Hon. Kemi Badenoch MP

Secretary of State for Business and Trade, President of the Board of Trade and Minister for Women & Equalities of the United Kingdom

Rt. Hon. James Cleverly

Secretary of State for Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Affairs of the United Kingdom


Frank J. Fahrenkopf, Jr.

Chairman of the RNC (1983–1989), London Declaration Signatory, USA


Antonia Ferrier

Vice President for External Affairs at the International Republican Institute

Lord Dean Godson

Director, Policy Exchange, United Kingdom

Oleksiy Goncharenko

Member of Parliament, European Solidarity, Ukraine

Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović

4th President of Croatia

Lord William Hague

Former Foreign Secretary of the United Kingdom, Former Chairman the IDU

Rt. Hon. Greg Hands, MP

Chairman U.K. Conservative Party

Rt. Hon. Stephen Harper

IDU Chairman and 22nd Prime Minister of Canada

Andreas Hellmann

Director of International Tax and Regulatory Policy, THOLOS Foundation

Hon. John Winston Howard OM AC

Former Prime Minister of Australia, Former Chairman the IDU

Tomi Huhtanen

Executive Director at the Wilfried Martens Centre for European Studies

Janez Janša

Former Prime Minister of Slovenia

Rt. Hon. Boris Johnson

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (2019–2022)

Enda Kenny TD

Taoiseach of Ireland (2011 – 2017)

Brian Loughnane AO

Deputy Chairman, International Democracy Union

Lorenzo Montanari

Executive Director of the Property Rights Alliance

Hon. Scott Morrison

30th Prime Minister of Australia

Anne-Elisabeth Moutet

Columnist The Telegraph, UnHerd, FranceInfo TV, The European Conservative


Caroline Nokes, MP

Chairman of the Conservative Party United Kingdom

Petro Poroshenko

Fifth President of Ukraine, Chairman European Solidarity

Nicola Richards

Member of Parliament, Conservative Party, United Kingdom

Dr Robert Seely MBE

Member of Parliament, Conservative Party,
United Kingdom


Erna Solberg

Prime Minister of Norway (2013–2021)

Rt. Hon. Elizabeth Truss, MP

Former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

Manfred Weber, MEP

Chairman of the European People’s Party (EPP) and the EPP Group in the European Parliament

H.E. Ranil Wickremesinghe

President of Sri Lanka and Leader of the United National Party