Dr Rashid Shaz, Professor at Aligarh Muslim University and Director of the Centre for Promotion of Educational & Cultural Advancement of Muslims in India.
Dr Yahya Pallavicini, Vice President of the Italian Islamic Religious Community (COREIS).
Mrs Huda bint Abdulrahman bin Saleh Al-Halisi Member of the Shura Council, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia .
His Excellency Mr Amadou Mahtar M’Bow, Former Director General of UNESCO (Republic of Senegal).
H.E. Ms Aicha Bah, Former UNESCO Assistant Director-General for Education, and Former Minister for Pre-Higher Education and Professional Education of the Republic of Guinea.
H.E. Dr Atta-Ur-Rahman, Former Coordinator General of the Standing Committee for Scientific and Technological Cooperation (COMSTECH), former Chairman of the Higher EducationCommission/Federal Minister, Islamic Republic of Pakistan.
H.E. Mr Zlatko Lagumdzija, Former Prime Minister of Bosnia and Herzegovina.
H.E. Prof. Cheikh Modibo Diarra, Former Prime Minister of the Republic of Mali, President of the Pathfinder Foundation.
Her Excellency Mrs Mehriban Aliyeva, First Lady of Azerbaijan, President of Heydar Aliyev Foundation (Republic of Azerbaijan).
Tun Dr. Mahathir bin Mohamad, Prime Minister of Malaysia.
His Royal Highness Prince El Hassan Bin Talal, President of the Arab Thought Forum (Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan).