In 2017, for the first time in Georgia, “Strategic Communications Center – Georgia” gave public, non-governmental, and private sector employees a unique opportunity to participate in the Strategic Communications masterclass conducted by Simon West.
The masterclass encompassed topics such as countering disinformation and fake news, threats in the modern information environment, and conducting effective communication. Simon West O.B.E is Lieutenant Colonel of the British Armed Forces, with a military career spanning over 30 years.
He is an expert in Strategic Communication, who in 2015 was awarded the Order of the British Empire by the Queen of Great Britain for his outstanding contribution to the prevention of violent conflict. For 15 years, he appeared in various programs as a military expert.