Anneleen Roggeman is the senior program associate to the EastWest Institute’s Global Cooperation in Cyberspace Initiative.
As Program Associate, Anneleen is responsible for the management and coordination of the Cyberspace Initiative, including program activities, donor relations and budget management.
She is responsible for the coordination, planning and execution of the Institute’s annual Global Cyberspace Cooperation Summits. Past summits were held in Dallas (2010), London (2011), New Delhi (2012) and Silicon Valley (2013). The 2014 summit took place in Berlin and was co-hosted by the German Federal Foreign Office.
A native of Belgium, Anneleen joined the EastWest Institute in 2008 and is a founding member of EWI’s Worldwide Cybersecurity Initiative. Over the years she has worked on a number of projects including the Weapons of Mass Destruction Program, the Global Security Program and the Institute’s Worldwide Security Conferences.
Prior to joining EWI, Anneleen worked at the European Parliament. She holds a Master’s degree in Translation and a Master’s in International Relations and Diplomacy. In addition to her native Dutch, Anneleen is fluent in English and German and proficient in French.