The Cicero Foundation was founded in Maastricht in 1992 on the occasion of the signing of the Maastricht Treaty. The Foundation is an independent Dutch non-for-profit organization and think tank whose aim it is to provide a broad, global forum to discuss issues that are of central importance for the future of European integration and transatlantic cooperation. The foundation has a special interest in developments in Central and Eastern Europe, as well as in the Russian Federation.

International Advisory Board

Dr. Alyson J.K. BAILES †
Visiting Professor
Department of Political Science, University of Reykjavik
Former Director Stockholm International Peace Research Institute SIPRI
Former British Ambassador to Finland

Prof. Dr. Joseph Ezra BIGIO
Professor of Economics
Universidade Autónoma de Lisboa

Professor David P. CALLEO
Dean Acheson Professor of European Studies
Johns Hopkins Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies, Washington, D.C.

Dr. Peter G.M. DE ROOIJ †
Founding Director
European Training Foundation, Turin

Prof. Dr. Richard DOMANSKI, hab.
The Head of the Capital Theory Department
Warsaw School of Economics
Rector of the Higher School of Commerce and International Finance, Warsaw

Professor Hall GARDNER
Chair, International Affairs Department
The American University of Paris
Member of the Committee on Atlantic Studies

Prof. Dr. Gábor HAMZA
Professor of Law
Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest
Chairman of the Center for European Studies
Member of the Academy of Sciences of Hungary

Economics Department, Subfaculty Microeconomics
University of Amsterdam

Prof. Dr. Frank E. McDONALD
Professor of International Business & Associate Dean for Research
Bradford University School of Management
University of Bradford

Prof. Dr. Anand MENON
Professor of European Politics and Foreign Affairs at King’s College London and Director of the UK in a Changing Europe Initiative

Prof. Dr. Tibor PALÁNKAI
Corvinus University, Budapest
Jean Monnet Chairholder
Director, Center of European Studies
Member of the Working Group on Integration Strategies of the Hungarian Government

Dr. Ferruccio PASTORE
Deputy Director
Centro Studi di Politica Internazionale CeSPI Rome

Prof. Dr. Reimund SEIDELMANN
Political Science Department
University of Gießen, Germany
Professor at the Institut d’Etudes Européennes
Université Libre de Bruxelles
Honorary Professor at the Renmin University of Beijing, PRC

Prof. Dr. Jan ZIELONKA
St. Anthony’s College
Oxford University


Marcel H. van Herpen

Natalya Azarova

Linda Babb

Albert Elshout

Michiel J. van Herpen

Albert van Driel

Peter J. Verweij

Ernst Wolff

Contact Information

Hondertmarck 45D
The Netherlands

Tel. +31-43-3260828