|Dr. Hilde Selbervik, Senior Researcher, Chr Michelsen Institute, Norway on 5 December 2008.|
|Ms Sandra Destradi, GIGA German Institute of Global Area Studues, Germany on 2 December 2008.
|Ms. Alexandra Mallett, Research Fellow, SPRU, University of Sussex on 18 November 2008.
Dr. H. Nishimura, Executive Director, ERIA on 13 November 2008.
Dr. Ganeshan Wignaraja, Principal Economist, Asian Development Bank Manila 7 November 2008.
|Mr. N. K. Sehgal, General Manager, Indian Trade Promotion Organization (ITPO) on 8 November 2008.|
|Mr. Saurabh Mishra, The World Bank on 30 October 2008.|
|H.E. Mr. Rupert Holborow, High Commissioner and Ms. Michelle Wanwimolruk, Second Secretary, New Zealand High Commission, New Delhi on 24 October 2008.|
|Mr. K. P. Chen, First Secretary, High Commission of Singapore on 20 October 2008|
|Ms. Perya Short, Education Counsellor, New Zealand High Commission on 10 October 2008|
|Prof. Tran Van Hoa, Research Professor, Centre for Strategic Economic Studies (CSES), and Director, Vietnam and ASEAN Plus Research Program, CSES, Victoria University, Australia, on 30 September 2008.|
|Dr. Sabi Mitra, ADB on 25 September 2008.|
|Dr Amrita Narlikar, University Lecturer in International Studies, Centre for International Studies, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom on 19 September 2008.|
|Dr Ejaj Ghani, Adviser, South Asia, World Bank, Washington D.C. on 2 September 2008|
|Dr. Farooq Sobhan, President, Bangladesh Enterprise Institute, Dhaka on 1 September 2008|
|Professor Saman Kelegama, Executive Director, IPS, Colombo on 14 August 2008.|
|Prof. Suo Kojima, School of Asia 21, Kokusikan University, Tokyo on 28 July 2008|
|Dr. Kamal Malhotra, Senior Adviser and Cluster Leader, UNDP, New York on 12 September 2008|
|Mr. Mark Ryan, First Secretary (Economic), Australian High Commission, New Delhi on 9 July 2008.|
|Mr. Prashant Jha, Contributing Editor, Himal, Nepal on 8 July 2008.|
|Mr. Sheel Kant Sharma, Secretary- General, SAARC, Kathmandu on 5 July 2008.|
|Professor Arne Melchior, Oslo, Norway, on 4 July 2008.|