Alfonso Soria

Conservationist; member of AEMS-Rios con Vida (Spain); developer of educational programs

Össur Skarphéðinsson

Member of Icelandic Parliament; former Foreign Minister; author of The Dance of the Big Trout

Hans van Klinken

Retired from the Royal Dutch Army Gunnery School; workshops in fly tying and fly fishing; outdoor journalist and photographer

Iraj Hashemzadeh

Fish molecular Shahr-e-Kord University (Iran) – fish phylogenetics, ichthyology, conservation genetics; conservation genetic study of brown trout

Aleš Snoj

Chair of Genetics, Biotechnology and Immunology – Department of Animal Science, University of Ljubljana; Balkan Trout Restoration Group

Zeb Hogan

Aquatic ecologist; associated research professor at the University of Nevada, Reno, Dept. of Natural Resources and Environmental Science; Megafishes project; Monsterfish (National Geographic Channel)

Jörg Freyhof

Research scientist at IGB and ZFMK; authority on biodiversity, taxonomy, evolution and ecology of freshwater fishes; European chair of the IUCN SSC/WI Freshwater Fish Specialist group

Helgi Gudbrandsson

Manager of Fishing Iceland Fly Fishing Travel; Continental Trout – Iceland; professional angling guide

John Zablocki

Biologist and coordinator of Trout Unlimited’s Lahontan Cutthroat Trout Recovery Initiative; professional working experience in Europe/Balkan

Johannes Schöffmann

“The masters without a Masters”, researcher and publicist; author of Trout of the Genus Salmo: Diversity and Distribution