Vardan Sahakyan is Head of Department for Science Policy of the State Committee of Science at the Ministry of Education and Science in Armenia. He holds a PhD in Physics and speaks Armenian, Russian, English and French.
Prof. Arif Hashimov is a Doctor of Sciences at the Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences, laureate of the Azerbaijan State Prize. One of his research areas is alternative energy resources.
Vladimir Shevchonok is Deputy Director of Department of Strategy Development and Foreign Investment Corporation at the Ministry of Energy in Belarus.
Davit Sharikadze is Head of Energy Department at the Ministry of Energy in Georgia. Before that he was Chief Advisor at the same institution. He speaks Georgian, Russian and English.
Prof. Oleg Karpash is Vice-rector for Research at the Ivano-Frankivsk National Technical University of Oil and Gas in Ukraine. He speaks Ukrainian, Russian and English.