Bruce Reed - Chief of Staff Joe Biden, Vice President’s Special Advisor for Europe and Eurasia
James J. Townsend, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for European and NATO Policy
Menno Snel – Director Executiv Europa
De asemenea, la Atlantic Council, Victor Ponta a sustinut o prelegere pe tema Priorităţile strategice ale României si a avut intalniri cu Barry Pavel, Director, International Security Program, Damon Wilson, Executive Vice President and Director of the International Security Program at the Atlantic Council.
Congresul SUA – intalniri cu:
1. Senator Richard Durbin - Assistant Majority Leader – United States Senate. Committee on Foreign Relations. Chairman – Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government. Chairman – Subcommittee on Human Rights and the Law.
2. Congressman Frank Wolf - Chairman – Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, and Science. Co-Chairman – Congressional Human Rights Commission.
3. Senator Johnny Isakson - Vice-Chairman – Select Committee on Ethics. Committee on Foreign Relations. Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship.
4. Congressman Bill Posey - Committee on Financial Services
5. Congressman Jim Jordan - Chairman – Republican Study Committee, largest political caucus in U.S. Congress. Committee on the Budget. Subcommittee on National Security and Foreign Affairs.
6. Congressman Paul Broun - Committee on Homeland Security. Vice-Chairman – Subcommittee on Counterterrorism and Intelligence. Committee on Science and Transportation.
7. Congressman Jeff Miller- Chairman – Committee on Veterans’ Affairs. Committee on Armed Services. Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence.
Alte întâlniri (think-tanks, media):
Governor Howard Dean - Former Chair of DNC
Tom Daschle - U.S. Senator from South Dakota and former U.S. Senate Majority Leader
Robert Shapiro – SONECON
Jay Thompson - Chevron Government Affairs
Sally Painter - Blue star strategies
Peter Brodnitz - Benenson Strategy Group
Tom McMahon – Former Chair of DNC
Peter Broditz – Obama Poll
SterIvan Doherty – Head of Political Party Program – NDI
Will Marshall – President of PPI
Ken Gude – Chief of Staff, CAP
Tara McGuiness – Senior Vice President, CAP
Desmond Lachman - American Enterprise Institute
De asemenea, au avut loc intalniri cu reprezentanti ai comunitatii romanesti din Chicago, precum cu oameni de afaceri interesati sa dezvolte proiecte in Romania.