Moderator Corneliu VISOIANU

Associate Professor at ”Dunarea de Jos” University of Galati for International & Regional Governance, Corneliu Vișoianu served as adviser to the Romanian Prime Minister (2013 – 2015). He is a panelist, speaker, consultant and mentor on Ethical Values in Public Affairs. Corneliu has more than 25 years dedicated to developing civil society and its relationship with government and has founded over 20 foundations and associations. He is a member of educational and charity bodies and a former leader of students and youth associations. Corneliu has been deeply involved in the non-governmental sector, most known as Executive Vice-President of STRATEGIKON think tank. Expert and entrepreneur in public relations industry for the past fifteen years, he has been involved in campaigns for major companies and organizations, including political parties. As an adviser for the Minister for Research and Technology (1997-1998) he worked in sectorial strategies and legislative framework researching reform in Romania. He holds a PhD from the National Defense University in Bucharest, on national values and the role of social dialogue in the management of risks associated with terrorism.