1963 Bilderberg Meeting Participant List

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Cannes Conference
29-31 March 1963

H.R.H. The Prince of the Netherlands

Honorary Secretary General for Europe:
Ernst H. van der Beugel

Honorary Secretary General for the United States:
Joseph E. Johnson, President, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

Honorary Treasurer:
Paul Rykens, Former Chairman of the Board of Unilever

Deputy Secretary General for Europe:
Arnold T. Lamping, Former Ambassador

Agnelli, Giovanni Vice-President, FIAT Italy
Anderson, Robert O. President, Aspen Institute for Humanistic Studies United States
Aron, Raymond C. F. Journalist and University ProfessorFrance
Ball, George W. Under Secretary of StateUnited States
Basset, John Chairman and Publisher, “The Telegramme” Canada
Baumel, Jacques Senator; Secretary General, “Union pour la Nouvelle Republique” France
Baumgartner, Wilfrid S. Former Minister of FinanceFrance
Beer, Henrik Secretary General, League of Red Cross Societies International
Bennett, Frederic M. Member of ParliamentUnited Kingdom
Berg, Fritz President, Federation of German Industries Germany
Birgi, M. Nuri Ambassador to NATOTurkey
Birrenbach, Kurt Member of ParliamentGermany
Blaisse, Pieter A. Member of Parliament; Member of European ParliamentNetherlands
Brauer, Max Former Burgomaster of Hamburg; Member of ParliamentGermany
Callaghan, James Member of ParliamentUnited Kingdom
Cavendish-Bentinck, Victor Adviser on Foreign Affairs to UnileverGermany
Chalandon, Albin P.H. Director, “Banque Commerciale de Paris” France
Chambers, S. Paul Chairman, I.C.I. Ltd. United Kingdom
Cisler, Walker L. IndustrialistUnited States
Cleveland, Harold Van B. Director, Atlantic Policy Studies United States
Collado, Emilio G. Vice President, Standard Oil Co. (N.J.) United States
Copeland, Lammot du Pont President of E.I. du Pont de Nemours Inc.United States
Czernetz, Karl Member of Parliament; Chairman Foreign Affairs Com. of the Austrian ParliamentAustria
Dahlman, Sven Former AmbassadorSweden
Dean, Arthur H. International Lawyer and DiplomatUnited States
De Micheli, Alighiero Industrialist, Former Chairman Federation of Italian Industries Italy
Duncan, James S. Company DirectorCanada
Eczacibasi, Nejat F. President of Eczacibasi Ilaclari Ltd. Sti.Turkey
Engen, Hans Under Secretary of State, Ministry of Foreign Affairs Norway
Erler, Fritz Member of ParliamentGermany
Faure, Maurice Member of ParliamentFrance
Fontaine, Andre Chief Foreign Service “Le Monde”France
Gallagher, Cornelius E. CongressmanUnited States
Gallois, Pierre M. GeneralFrance
Gossett, William T. Deputy Special Representative for Trade NegotiationsUnited States
Griffin, A. G. S. BankerCanada
Gubbins, Sir Colin IndustrialistUnited Kingdom
Guindey, Guillaume General Manager, Bank for International Settlements International
Hauge, Gabriel Vice Chairman, Manufacturers Hanover Trust Co. United States
Healey, Denis Member of Parliament; Labour Party Spokesman on DefenseUnited Kingdom
Heath, Edward R.G. Lord Privy SealUnited Kingdom
Heinz, Henry J. II Chairman of the Board, Heinz Co. United States
Herwarth von Bittenfeld, Hans-Heinrich Secretary of State to Federal PresidentGermany
Hewitt, William A. President, Deere & Company United States
Hickenlooper, Bourke B. SenatorUnited States
Hoegh, Leif ShipownerNorway
Jackson, Charles D. Publisher, Life Magazine United States
Jolles, Paul Delegate of the Federal Council for Trade AgreementsSwitzerland
Kling, Herman Minister of JusticeSweden
Kohnstamm, Max Vice-President, Action Committee for a United States of Europe International
Kraft, Ole B. Former Minister of Foreign Affairs; Member of ParliamentDenmark
Lemnitzer, Lyman L. Supreme Commander Allied Forces in EuropeInternational
Lennep, Jonkheer Emile Van Chairman, Monetary Committee E.E.C. International
Mansholt, Sicco L. Vice-President, E.E.C. International
Mason, Edward S. ProfessorUnited States
Massigli, Rene Ambassadeur de FranceFrance
Mathias, Marcello G.N.D. Ambassador to France; Former Minister of Foreign AffairsPortugal
McGhee, George C. Government OfficialUnited States
Meynen, Johannes President, A.K.U. Netherlands
Michener, Roland Barrister and Business ExecutiveCanada
Mollet, Guy Former Prime MinisterFrance
Murphy, Robert D. President, Corning Glass International United States
Nebolsine, George International LawyerUnited States
Nitze, Paul H. Assistant Secretary for International Affairs, Department of DefenseUnited States
Nykopp, Johan Former Ambassador; General Manager of TampellaFinland
Peccei, Aurelio Managing Director of ItalconsultItaly
Pedini, Mario Member of Parliament; Member of European ParliamentItaly
Perkins, James A. Vice-President of Carnegie Corporation; President-elect of Cornell UniversityUnited States
Petitpierre, Max Former President of Swiss ConfederationSwitzerland
Piette, Jacques Civil ServantFrance
Pinay, Antoine Former Prime MinisterFrance
Pirelli, Alberto IndustrialistItaly
Pleven, Rene Member of Parliament; Former Prime MinisterFrance
Quaroni, Pietro Ambassador to the U.K.Italy
Rockefeller, David President, Chase Manhattan Bank United States
Samkalden, Ivo Professor of International LawNetherlands
Schmid, Carlo Vice-President, Federal Parliament Germany
Segard, Jacques IndustrialistFrance
Sergent, Rene E. Vice-President, “Syndicat General de la Construction Electrique” France
Snoy et d’Oppuers, Baron Managing Director, “Compagnie d’Outremer pour l’Industrie et la Finance” Belgium
Spaak, Paul-Henry Minister of Foreign AffairsBelgium
Spofford, Charles M. Lawyer; Former U.S. Representative on North Atlantic CouncilUnited States
Stratos, Christofore Director, Cotton Industrie “Piraiki-Patraiki” Greece
Terkelsen, Terkel M. EditorDenmark
Turner, Sir Mark Managing Director, Kleinwort Benson Ltd. United Kingdom
Uri, Pierre Consultant for the conduct of Studies, The Atlantic Institute International
Wallenberg, Marcus Chairman, Federation of Swedish Industries Sweden
Wolff von Amerongen, Otto Senior Partner, Otto Wolff Koln Germany
Woodhouse, Christopher M. Parliamentary Secretary to the Home OfficeUnited Kingdom


H.R.H. Princess Beatrix Netherlands

A.E. Braam Houckgeest Netherlands

V. Chiusano Italy

A. Mozer Interntional

B. le Roy Netherlands

E.L. Tanugi de Jongh France


May 29-31, 1963 – Cannes, France

I. The balance of power in the light of recent international developments. (This item will cover changes in power relations – political, economic and military – between the Communist and Western countries and inside each group).

II. Trade relations between the U.S.A. and Europe in the light of the negotiations for Britain’s entry into the Common Market.

III. Trade relations between the Western world and the developing countries (tariffs, quotas, commodity arrangements, etc.).

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