The 1959 Bilderberg Meeting was the eighth such meeting and the first one in Turkey. It had 60 participants from 10 European countries, the United States and Canada. It was held at Yesilkoy, Turkey. The 68 guests included 12 business executives, 23 politicians, 3 financiers, 5 editors/journalists and 2 academics.
- 1 Agenda
- 1.1 1. Review Of Developments Since The Seventh Conference In September 1958
- 1.2 2. Unity And Division In Western Policy
- 1.2.1 What are the positive and negative implications of recent strategic developments for the West?
- 1.2.2 What are the Western objectives in international economic development and how can we achieve them?
- 1.2.3 What are the elements in the evolving picture in tropical Africa that may affect Western unity?
- 2 Press Statement
- 3 Participants
- 4 Witnesses
- 5 References
The 1959 Bilderberg Agenda has been leaked and is now online.
1. Review Of Developments Since The Seventh Conference In September 1958
2. Unity And Division In Western Policy
What are the positive and negative implications of recent strategic developments for the West?
What are the Western objectives in international economic development and how can we achieve them?
What are the elements in the evolving picture in tropical Africa that may affect Western unity?
The meeting report contains a brief (5 sentence) press statement.
|Gianni Agnelli||Italian industrialist, 37 Bilderbergs|
|Otto Wolff von Amerongen||Bilderberg Advisory Committee member, deep politician|
|A. G. Aukes|
|George Ball||US deep politician who attended all 40 Bilderberg meetings up to his death, he helped make key decisions about post-WW2 Europe.|
|Frederic Bennett||Parliamentary Private Secretary to Reginald Maudling, Privy Counsellor, Bilderberg Steering committee|
|Fritz Berg||13 Bilderbergs, Bundesverband der Deutschen Industrie President for 23 years|
|Prince Bernhard||Arms dealer.|
|Ernst van der Beugel||34 Bilderberg meetings, on both the Advisory Committee & Steering committees|
|Nuri Birgi||23 Bilderbergs, Turkish Permanent Representative to NATO|
|Walter E. Boveri|
|Max Brauer||Mayor of Hamburg. One of a dozen men whom Józef Retinger consulted when setting up the Bilderberg|
|W. Randolph Burgess|
|Arthur Dean||Chairman and senior partner of Sullivan & Cromwell, where he worked closely with John Foster Dulles|
|Vecdi Diker||Little known Turkish engineer. Early Bilderberg guest|
|James S. Duncan||Little known member of the Bilderberg Steering Committee.|
|Fritz Erler||SPD Deputy chair. Bilderberger|
|Frido von Senger und Etterlin|
|Walter Gordon||Triple Bilderberger|
|Leif Höegh||Bilderberg Steering committee, as was his son|
|H. John Heinz II||34 Bilderberg meetings, Bilderberg Steering & Advisory Committees|
|Joseph E. Johnson||Inaugural US secretary of the annual Bilderberg, Bilderberg Steering committee member.|
|Kurt Georg Kiesinger|
|E. N. van Kleffens||Dutch Bilderberger|
|A. S. Monroney|
|Rudolf Mueller||Consulted by Józef Retinger when setting up the Bilderberg group|
|George Nebolsine||Russian born naturalised US lawyer who attended all Bilderberg meetings until his death in 1964|
|Pietro Quaroni||One of a dozen men whom Józef Retinger consulted when setting up the Bilderberg group|
|... further results|
|John Pomian||Multi-Bilderberg Polish nobleman who settled in the UK|