Prominent emergency surgeons and physicians from 8 countries all around the world with academic, military and first hand field experience in large scale disasters, military operations in armed conflicts, complex humanitarian emergencies, mass casualty incidents and terrorist attacks along with experienced field workers as well as civil protection agencies and health care organizations representatives.

Emmanouil Pikoulis, MD, PhD, DMCC, FACS Professor of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, National & Kapodistrian University of Athens (NKUA), Greece Professor of Surgery (Adj), USUHS, Maryland, USA, Director MSc “International Medicine - Health-Crisis Management” , Faculty of Medicine , National & Kapodistrian University of Athens (NKUA), Greece.
Aristomenis Exadaktylos, MD MSc FRCEM, Professor of Emergency Medicine, Chair, Head and Clinical Director, Department of Emergency Medicine, University Hospital Bern Inselspital, Switzerland.
Kyle N. Remick, MD FACS, Colonel, US Army, Director, National Capital Region Military Trauma System, Medical Director, National Special Security Event Team, Associate Chair and Associate Professor, The Department of Surgery at the Uniformed Services University and the , Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, Maryland
Christoph R. Kaufmann, MD MPH FACS DMCC FCPS (Hon.) Program Director for a General Surgery Residency and Chief of Acute Care Surgery, Grand Strand Surgical Care , Myrtle Beach.
Ari Leppäniemi, MD, PHD, DMCC, Professor of Surgery, Second Department of Surgery Meilahti Hospital, Helsinki, Finland, Adjunct Associate Professor of Surgery, USUHS, USA.
Olim Nelson, General surgeon Emergency Medical Teams Regional Advisor WHO -EMRO World Health Organization International Committee of the Red Cross - ICRC, EULEX Kosovo, European Union Rule of Law Mission.
Morgan McMonagle, MD, Vascular & trauma Surgeon, St.Mary's Hospital, Director of the Definitive Surgery Trauma Skills course at RCSEng, UK.
Kluger Yoram, Director of the division of general surgery, Rambam Health Care Campus, Clinical Associate Professor, Ruth & Bruce Rappaport, Faculty of Medicine of the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Chairman of the Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Israel. President of World Society of Emergency Surgery.
Catena Fausto, Chief Department of Emergency and General Surgery, Parma University Hospital, Italy. Editor in Chief of the World Journal of Emergency Surgery and General Secretary of the World Society of Emergency Surgery.
Bernd Domres, MD, Professor of Surgery, Dr. Dr. h.c. , German Institute for Disaster Medicine.