Amos Yadlin
Major General (ret.), Executive Director of Tel Aviv University’s Institute for National Security Studies (INSS)
He Yafei
Co-Chairman of CCG Strategic Advisory Board, former vice minister at the Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Marzuki Yahya
Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Malaysia
Elizaveta Yakimova
Research fellow, Department of Israel and Jewish Communities, RAS Institute of Oriental Studies
Yaşar Yakış
Former Turkish foreign minister
Kirill Yakovlev
Columnist at Balkanist.Ru
Pyotr Yakovlev
PhD Economics, the head of the Center for Iberian Studies, Institute of Latin America, Russian Academy of Sciences, Professor at Plekhanov Russian University of Economics
Nailya Yakovleva
Senior Research Fellow at Political Studies Centre, Institute of Latin America, RAS
Hiroshi Yamazoe
Senior Research Fellow, Regional Studies Department, National institute for Defense Studies, Japan

Cheng Yang
Associate professor at the Center for Russian Studies, School of Advanced International and Area Studies, East China Normal University
Fu Yanjie
Secretary General of the Union of Chinese Entrepreneurs in Russia
Alexandra Yankova
Research Assistant, CCEIS HSE
Yunzhu Yao
Director of the Center on China-American Defense Relations and senior researcher at the Asia-Pacific Office in the Department of World Studies, both at the People’s Liberation Army’s Academy of Military Science in China
Adu Yao Nicaise
Associate Professor at the Patrice Lumumba Peoples' Friendship University of Russia, Ph.D.
Akhmet Yarlykapov
PhD in History, Senior Researcher, Center for the Regional Security and Caucasus Studies at the MGIMO University, Russia
Gleb Yarovoy
Associate professor at the department of international relations, Petrozavodsk State University
Grigory Yarygin
Associate Professor, Department of American Studies, School of International Relations, St.Petersburg State University
Alla Yazkova
Alla Yazkova (1930-2016) - Doctor of History, head, Department of Black Sea and Mediterranean Studies, Institute of Europe, Russian Academy of Sciences, professor
Andrei Yemelyanov
Doctor of History, Professor at the Oriental Studies Department, MGIMO University
Shamil Yenikeyeff
Professor of the Department of International Relations, Faculty of World Economy and International Politics, National Research University Higher School of Economics
Alexander Yermakov
RIAC expert
Vitaly Yermakov
Expert, Centre for Comprehensive European and International Studies, HSE University
Viktor Yerofeev
Modern Russian writer
Vladimir Yevseyev
Expert, Russian Institute for Strategic Studies
Shen Yi

Director of the International Institution of Cyberspace Governance at Fudan University.

Guney Yildiz
IPC-Stiftung Mercator Fellow with Centre for Applied Turkey Studies at German Institute for International and Security Affairs (SWP-Berlin)
Fu Ying
Chair, Foreign Affairs Committee, National People’s Congress, People’s Republic of China, head of the Centre for International Security and Strategy, Tsinghua University, Beijing
Wang Yiwei
Jean Monnet Chair Professor, Director of the Institute of International Affairs and Director of the Centre for European Studies at Renmin University of China.
Zhang Yongpan
Research fellow at the Institute of Chinese Borderland Studies (CASS)
Li Yongquan
Director of the Institute for the Social Development of Europe and Asia of the Research Centre of the State Council of the People's Republic of China, and a Professor at the University of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences
Kim Young Woong
Senior Research Fellow, Center for Korean Studies, Institute of China and Contemporary Asia of the Russian Academy of Sciences
Chen Yuan
Chief Advisor to the Centre for Sino-Russian Strategic Interaction, CITIC Fund for the Study of Reforms and Development. 

Feng Yujun
Professor; Deputy Dean, Institute of International Studies; Director, Center for Russian and Central Asia Studies, Fudan University
Ma Yunpeng
Lecturer of Shijiazhuang Tiedao University
Yu Yunquan
Vice President of the Beijing-based Academy of Contemporary China and the External World
Ruslan Yunusov
Head of Rosatom’s Project Office for Quantum Technologies and National Quantum Laboratory
Igor Yurgens
Chairman of the Management Board at the Institute for Contemporary Development (ICD)
Natalia Yurova
Ph.D., Associate Professor, Head of the Department of International Economic Relations, Belarusian State University