Schedule of press briefings in Ukraine Crisis Media Center for October 20, 2015

9-00 Topic: “Updates on the work of Ministry of Defence of Ukraine over the past week”
Col. Viktoria Kushnir, Ministry of Defense of Ukraine spokesperson

09-10 Topic: “Dynamics of hostilities in ATO zone in the last 4 days”
Captain I rank Leonid Matyukhin, ATO spokesman (via Skype)

10-00 Topic: “How Kyiv City Council blocks trial on shooting of Heavenly Hundred: consequences of unlawful inaction of Kyiv City Council on election of trial jury”
Pavlo Dykan, Head of the Lawyers’ Advisory Group
Vitaliy Tytych, member of the Lawyers’ Advisory Group
Yevheniya Zakrevska, member of the Lawyers’ Advisory Group
Maryna Lilichenko, member of the Lawyers’ Advisory Group

10-30 Topic: “Constitutional and judicial reforms: possibilities for Ukraine”
Viktor Osyatynsky, professor at Central European University
Roman Kuibida, Deputy Chairman of the Board at the Center for Political and Legal Reforms

11-15 Topic: “Presentation of a cultural project “Music for peace” in honor of the United Nations’ 70th anniversary”
Neal Walker, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Resident Representative, Humanitarian Coordinator for Ukraine
Herman Makarenko, conductor of the National Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre of Ukraine named after Taras Shevchenko, the chief conductor and artistic director of the orchestra «Kyiv-Classic», Doctor of Arts, Ambassador of the Ukrainian culture
Roman Shpek, ex-Minister of Economy of Ukraine (1993-1995), Head of Delegation of the European Union to (2000-2008), Senior Adviser to the President of Ukraine and to the Chairman of Alfa-Bank Board

12-00 “Peaceful life spokesperson” (pilot project)
Topic: “International humanitarian aid to the IDPs and residents of Luhansk region frontline areas”
Brian Milakovsky, Communications Coordinator at the international charity organization “Mercy Corps”

12-30 Col. Oleksandr Motuzyanyk, Presidential Administration spokesperson on ATO related issues

13-00 Topic:  “When will Ukrainian courts start filing court cases against the corrupt officials?”
Mykhailo Zhernakov, judge, candidate of legal sciences, expert of the Reanimation package of reforms (RPR) judicial group
Fedir Oryschiuk, editor at e-media about legal disputes “First Instance”
Dmytro Yakymchuk, coordinator of officials declarations monitoring campaing “Declarations without decorations”, Transparency International Ukraine

17-00 Press-briefing of the Strategic Conculting Group members on editing draft law about the National Commission for State Regulation in Energy and utilities
Antonio Colaveccio, representative of AEEGSI (Italian regulator)
Olena Pavlenko, President of analytical center DiXi Group
Olga Belkova, MP (Petro Porosheno’s Bloc), Deputy Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada Committee on Fuel and Energy Complex, Nuclear Policy and Nuclear Safety