The meeting was chaired by Lord Howell – chairman of the Windsor Energy Group. Expert speakers include;
H.E. Dr Mohammad Daud Yaar –Afghan Ambassador; discussed the current situation in Afghanistan.
Roddy Sale – Editor of the Lord Curzon papers after the second Afghan war; discussed the lessons to be learned and how British policy changed after the second Afghan War.
Lt Gen Sir Barney White-Spunner – Commanded troops in Afghanistan; discussed the current security outlook.
Dr Ali Wardak – Professor at the University of South Wales; discussed legal achievements and challenges.
James Blewett – Director of Markets, Enterprise and Trade Division at Landell Mills Development Consultants; discussed investment opportunities and challenges.
Pakistan Army Attache Colonel Zulfiqar Ali Bhatty discussed the regional implications Afghanistan will have on Pakistan and the region