- Bernard Faivre d'Arcier, former Director Festival d'Avignon
- Rose Fenton, Co-Founder London International Theatre Festival
- Gavin Henderson, Principal Trinity College of Music in London
- Nele Hertling, Director DAAD's Berlin Artist Programme
- Tzvetelina Iossifova, Co-Director Read House Centre for Culture and Debate in Sofia
- Nevenka Koprivsek, Director Bunker Productions in Ljubljana
- Brian McMaster, Director Edinburgh International Festival
- Gerard Mortier, Director Opéra National de Paris
- Tom Stromberg, Director EXPO Hannover Art Programme
For biographies of the presenters, please click here.
Positions were correct as of May 2006.