Min Zaw Oo is currently serving as Executive Director at the Myanmar Institute for Peace and Security that implements policy research and analysis supporting the peace dialogue and security transition. Min was also the Executive Director of the Technical Secretariat Centre of the Joint Ceasefire Monitoring Committee (JMC) that implements the military provisions of the Nationwide Ceasefire Agreement (NCA). He is also an adviser to the Peace Commission that implements the government’s peace policy. Min worked as the Director of Ceasefire Negotiation and Implementation at Myanmar Peace Centre and facilitated the negotiation to achieve and implement historic Nationwide Ceasefire Agreement. Min worked in various international posts, including Afghanistan, before returning to Myanmar. Min received a PhD in Conflict Analysis and Resolution from George Mason University, a MA in Security Studies from Georgetown University, and an MS in Conflict Analysis and Resolution from George Mason University. Min Zaw Oo participated in the second Melbourne Forum in 2017.