BaronovaHuman rights activist and former journalistMore info
ButusovUkrainian journalist, military expert and editor-in-chief of the Censor.net websiteMore info
ChapmanJournalist reporting on Ukrainian events for The Economist and POLITICO EuropeMore info
ChubarovMember of the Ukrainian parliament, the president of the World Congress of Crimean TatarsMore info
DedovJudge of the European Court for Human Rights (Russia)More info
DruvieteProfessor and Vice-Rector at the University of LatviaMore info
ErzhenkovRussian journalist, reporter on the TV Rain (Dozhd), and documentary filmmakerMore info
GontsharovJudge of the Criminal Chambers of the Tallinn Circuit CourtMore info
HansenChairman of the Board, Institute of Human RightsMore info
IlvesPresident of the Republic of EstoniaMore info
KaljurandEstonian Minister of Foreign AffairsMore info
KaljurandResearch fellow at the International Centre for Defence and SecurityMore info
KallasDirector of the University of Tartu Narva CollegeMore info
KhrushchevaProfessor of International Affairs at the Milano School of International Affairs, and The New School in New YorkMore info
KnutssonAmbassador and Coordinator for Migration and Refugee Issues at the Ministry for Foreign Affairs in SwedenMore info
KoortExpert at the Estonian Institute of Human Rights, Lecturer and Ph.D. candidate at Tallinn University in EstoniaMore info
LaffranqueJudge at the European Court of Human Rights, Vice-president of the II Section (Estonia)More info
LysenkoSpokesperson of the National Security and Defence Council of Ukraine for ATO issuesMore info
MatsulevitsFormer Ambassador of Estonia to UkraineMore info
NemtsovaRussian journalist and founder of the Boris Nemtsov Foundation for FreedomMore info
NuttMain organiser of the annual conferenceMore info
RannutEstonian linguist and Chairman of the Council of the Institute of Human RightsMore info
SajóJudge of the European Court of Human Rights, Vice-President (Hungary)More info
SeilenthalDirector of External Economic and Development Cooperation Department in the Estonian Foreign MinistryMore info
Soler-CarbonellAssistant Professor, Stockholm UniversityMore info
SzijjártóHungarian Minister of Foreign Affairs and TradeMore info
TreufeldtEstonian journalist and media expertMore info
TuckerUkraine-based journalist reporting for Newsweek, The Times and the BBCMore info
VentselSenior research fellow in the Department of Ethnology at the University of TartuMore info
VerschikProfessor at the University of TallinnMore info
loniţăState Secretary in RomaniaMore info
2019Parallel World Values and InterestsA clean environment and future of the globe, the possibility to preserve your privacy and option to disengage, which is necessary for the human psyche, are practical topics that apply to everyone.
2018Conflicts of ValuesIn 2018, the panels discussed the topic of small countries as equal partners, whether human rights have a future, how much algorithms affect human rights and whether Russia has a future.
2017Are Human Rights in Freefall?The conference will address a number of today’s most important topics – terrorism, technological development, security, small states in a globalising world, culture and international cooperation – through a human rights perspective.
2016Black and White Values in a Polarizing WorldThe topics under discussion this year include a survey of public opinion on human rights among the Estonian citizens and foreigners living in Estonia, questions related to collective human rights and propaganda that have changed people’s understanding of basic rights.
2015Human Rights in Changing TimesThe topics under discussion this year include case studies from the European Court of Human Rights, linguistic human rights, as well as the views of various generations of Russians today regarding their society.
2014Dignity in the context of human rightsThis year the conference agenda included three keynotes and a panel discussion following each one: 1) guarantees under international law; 2) rights of native peoples; guarantees under international law; 3) the situation and future in Russia and Ukraine and human rights.
2013Human Rights and the Freedom to AssociationThis year’s annual conference, titled “Human Rights and the Freedom of Association” will analyse the global developments in human rights that have taken place in 2013.
2012New Challenges of Human RightsOur conference examined human rights where the internet and the concept of security have altered dramatically our 20th century understanding of the core issues of human rights.
2011Dedicated to the 20th anniversary of restoration of independence of Estonia