Steinar Bryn is Senior Adviser at the Nansen Center for Peace and Dialogue. He has a Ph.D. in American Studies from University of Minnesota. He has the unique experience of having facilitated more than 100 dialog seminars at the Nansen Academy, and was active in building up the Nansen Dialogue Network. He has been particularly active in Bosnia Herzegovina, Kosovo, Macedonia and Ukraine. He lectures around Europe on lessons learned and the role of dialog in peacebuilding. Currently he works on a book project “To Understand the Other”.