World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2013

  • Shaping Syria's Future

    Friday 25th January 2013 - 11:00am - 12:00pm

Session objectives

What are the scenarios for Syria in 2013?

This session was developed in partnership with Al Arabiya. 

Moderated by

  • Rima Maktabi Rima Maktabi
    Senior Anchor and Roving Correspondent, Al Arabiya, United Arab Emirates

    BA in Communication Arts and MA in International Affairs, Lebanese American University. Communicatio...


  • Ahmet Davutoglu Ahmet Davutoglu
    Minister of Foreign Affairs of Turkey

    Degree in Political Science and Economics, MA and PhD, Bogazici University. With International Islam...

  • John McCain John McCain
    Senator from Arizona (Republican), USA

    1958, graduate, United States Naval Academy. Twenty-two years as Naval Aviator; 1967-73, prisoner-of...

  • Peter Maurer Peter Maurer
    President, International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), Geneva

    Studies in History and International Law, Bern; PhD. 1987, entered the Swiss diplomatic service; hel...

  • Nasser Sami Judeh Nasser Sami Judeh
    Minister of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan

    1982, BSc in Foreign Service, School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University, Washington DC. 1985-...

  • H.R.H. Prince  Turki Al Faisal Al Saud H.R.H. Prince Turki Al Faisal Al Saud
    Prince of Saudi Royal Family; Chairman, King Faisal Center for Research and Islamic Studies, Saudi Arabia

    Studied at Princeton, Cambridge and Georgetown universities. 1972-77, Adviser to Royal Court; 1977, ...

  • Ghassan Salamé Ghassan Salamé
    Dean, The Paris School of International Affairs, Institut d'Etudes Politiques, France

    PhD in Pol. Sci. and PhD in Lit., Paris Univ.; DEA in Public Int'l Law. 1978-85, Prof., American Uni...