Participants

Austria

Speaker/President: Mr. Harald Reisenberger

Secretary General: Mrs. Susanne Bachmann

Belgium

Speaker/President: Mr. Hugo Vandenberghe (Vice President)

Secretary General: Mr. Georges Brion (Deputy)

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Speaker/President: Mr. Ilija Filipović

Secretary General: Mr. Marin Vukoja

Czech Republic

Speaker/President: Mr. Premysl Sobotka

Secretary General: Mr. Jakub Frantisek

France

Speaker/President: Mr. Gérard Larcher

Secretary General: Mr. Alain Delcamp

Germany  

Secretary General: Mr. Dirk Brouër

Italy

President: Mr. Vannino Chiti (Vice President)

Secretary General: Mr. Giuseppe Castiglia (Deputy)

Netherlands

Speaker/President: Mrs. Yvonne Timmerman-Buck

Secretary General: Mr. Geert Jan Hamilton

Poland

Speaker/President: Mr. Bogdan Borusewicz

Secretary General: Mrs. Ewa Polkowska (Minister, Head of Senate Chancellery)

Romania 

Speaker/President: Mr. Alexandru Peres (Vice President)

Russian Federation

Speaker/President: Mr. Sergey Mironov

Slovenia

Speaker/President: Mr. Blaž Kavčič

Secretary General: Mrs. Lilijana Zurman (Deputy)

Spain

Speaker/President: Mr. Javier Rojo

Secretary General: Mr. Manuel Cavero 

Switzerland

President: Mr. Alain Berset

Secretary General: Mr. Philippe Schwab

United Kingdom

President: The Rt. Hon. Baroness Helene Hayman

Secretary General: Mr. Rhodri Walters (Reading Clerk) 

Observer:

Luxembourg

President: Mr. Alain Meyer

Secretary General: Mr. Marc Besch

List of participants

The Dutch senate chamber