Main sponsor:  Visegrad Fund:

The Fund is an international donor organization, established in 2000 by the governments of the Visegrad Group countries—Czechia, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia to promote regional cooperation in the Visegrad region (V4) as well as between the V4 region and other countries, especially in the Western Balkans and Eastern Partnership regions. The Fund does so by awarding €8 million through grants, scholarships and artist residencies provided annually by equal contributions of all the V4 countries. Other donor countries (Canada, Germany, the Netherlands, South Korea, Sweden, Switzerland, the United States) have provided another €10 million through various grant schemes run by the Fund since 2012 

Centre for security analysis and prevention:

Center for Security Analyses and Prevention is a group of Czech and foreign professionals from the state sector, security services, management, consulting, law companies, advisors and academics who form a unique team capable of responding to any task and providing any advisory service related to political and economic consulting in the field of risk management and security issues.

Fundacja Res Publica:

Res Publica is an intellectual platform for opinion-makers of various disciplines, including philosophy, politics, sociology, literature, and arts. Its outputs appeal to ambitious, intelligent and analytical readers, along with political and social leaders, political council members on both local and European levels, and politically and culturally engaged students.

Robert Schuman Institute:

The Robert Schuman Institute (RSI) is the European educational centre for politicians and parties belonging to the political family of the European People’s Party (EPP).

Univerzita Mateja Bela V Banskej Bystrici:

Matej Bel University in Banská Bystrica is a public university and in 2010 it defended its status as a university. He is a member of the European University Association. It provides quality higher education and further education according to the development of science and the needs of practice and develops new knowledge through creative scientific and artistic research.