Founders

The Institute was established on the initiative of Dimi  Panitza who shared his idea with Minko Balkanski in October 2010.

The institute itself was launched after a conference in Fourges, Normandy, held in June 2011, by:

1. Minko Minev Balkanski
2. Dimitry-Ivan Evstatiev Panitza
3. Sasha Konstantinova Bezuhanova-Yordanova
4.  Ivan Krastev
5. Wiliam Cyrus Reed
6. Pavel Dimitrov Ezekiev
7. Jean Piere Massue
8. Veneta Andonova
9. Emilia Alexandrova Zankina
10. Evelina Petrova Kelbecheva
11. Yavor Siderov
12. Marianne Mentha Keller
13. Jean F. Chombois
14. Rossitsa Stefanova Gradeva
15. Sani Silvennoinen
16. Julian Popov
17. Philippe Ahion
18. Lenka Stetkova
19. David Huwiler
20. Gocha Chogovadze