Public Lectures

2016

November
Photography in Georgia
Nestan Nijaradze, Artistic Director of The Tbilisi Photo Festival 
 
Korean Diplomacy for Security and Regional Issue
Koe Jae-nam, Director-General, Department of European and African Studies, head of institute of Foreign Affairs and National Security (IFANS) and Korea National Diplomatic Academy – Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Republic of Korea
 
October
American Elections from Independence to Today 
John C. Fortier, invited expert by the USA Embassy, Director of Bipartisan Policy Center's (BPC) Democracy project
 
Georgian Museums
Mikhel Tsereteli, Deputy Director of Georgian National Museum
 
September
Georgian Theatre Past and Today 
Professor Levan Khetaguri
 
July
Expected Results of Great Britain’s Referendum (BREXIT) for Europe and Other Countries
Kakhi KenkadzeSenior Counsellor, Georgian Embassy to the United Kingdom

June
Lecture for harward University Students
David Dondua, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs

Overview of Georgian Literature
Ketevan Nadareishvili, Associate Professor, Faculty of Humanities, Tbilisi State University

May
Georgian Customs,Traditions and Holidays
Nino Svanadze, Embassy of United States to Georgia, Community Liaison Office Assistant

April
A Glance into Georgian Wine Culture
Ia Tabagari, co-founder of Living Roots, provider of wine tours & events

March
Georgian Garment
Luarsab Togonidze, Photograper, founder of "Samoseli Pirveli" 

January
Music in Georgia
Nana Kalanadadze, Composer, International Women Association, Georgia; Head of Culture Department

2015

December
Trade Policy of Georgia and Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Agreement and Economic Diplomacy of Georgia
Mikheil Janelidze, First Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Georgia

December
Georgia-Russia Relations
Zurab Abashidze, Personal Representative of the Prime Minister of Georgia for Russia

December
Overvew of the Georgian Cinematography (About Georgia)
Nana Janelidze, The Head of Georgian National Film Centre

November
New Regional Challenges of Iran
Renaud Salins, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of France in Georgia

November
Trade Policy of Georgia and Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Agreement-Current Condition
Mikheil Janelidze, First Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Georgia

November
Overview of Georgian History and Culture (About Georgia)
Maka Dvalishvili, Critic of Art and the Head of the Centre of Georgian Culture and Art

November
The Foreign Policy of Turkey in General and in Relations with Georgia
Zeqi Levent Gumrukchu, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Turkey in Georgia

October
Chevening Programme Presentation
Joselin Smith, the International Laison Officer of the Programme Secretary

October
Georgia-United Kingdom Relations
Alexandra mary Hall Hall, Ambassador of Her Majesty

September
Geneva Talks
David Dondua, First Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Georgia

July
United Kingdom's Interests in Georgia and Ukraine-Modern Variations of Great Game 
Kakhi kenkadze, Senior Counsellor, Georgian Embassy to the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

June
NATO-Georgia Relations
Tamar Chitanava, Head of the NATO division, Department of Security Policy and Euro-Atlantic Integration, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Georgia

February
Georgian Foreign Policy Priorities
Professor Robert Austin, Director of the European Studies Programme at Toronto University

January
US Foreign Policy
Catlin Stevens, US Senior Career Diplomat

2014

June
Transatlantic Relationships and US Foreign Policy 
Professor Klaus Larres, Department of History, University of North Carolina

March
Meeting with Salome Zurabishvili
Salome Zurabishvili, Coordinator of the UN Security Council’s Iran Sanctions Committee, Former Foreign Minister of Georgia

February
Beyond American Hegemony
Prof. Donald Puchala, Department of Political Sciences, University of South Carolina

2013

November
Georgia in International Regional Cooperation: Goals and Objectives
Valeri Chechelashvili, Secretary General, Organization for Democracy and Economic Development – GUAM

November
Foreign Policy of Argentina
Juan C. Valle Raleigh, Director, National Foreign Service Institute, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Warship, Argentina

October
European Integration: Experiences and Viewpoints from Finland
Christer Michelsson, Finnish Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Georgia

October
Mexican Foreign Policy and its Impact on Mexican Identity 
Martha Elena Barcena Coqui, Mexican Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Georgia

September
Geneva Talks
Davit Zalkaliani, First Deputy Minister, MFA

September
Georgian Diplomatic Efforts in South Africa
Beka Dvali, Georgian Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to the Republic of South Africa

September
Latin America and Regional Organizations
Otar Berdzenishvili, Georgian Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to the Federative Republic of Brazil and Gela Sekhniashvili, Georgian Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Argentina

July
Turkey: The Uncertain Course and its Impications for Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan
Eugene Kogen, Researcher, Centre for International and European Studies (CIES), Kadir Has University, Istanbul

June
Foreign Policy of Argentina and its Relations with the Caucasus
Paulo Botta, Professor, National University of La Plata, Argentina

May
Integration of Georgia into NATO
HE Mr. Mgaloblishvili, Georgian Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Head of Mission of Georgia to NATO

April
Georgia-Brazil Relations
HE Mr. Carlos Alberto Lopes Asfora, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Federative Republic of Brazil to Georgia

April
EU Policy towards South Caucasus
Miroslav Lajcak, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic

February
Impact of Movies on US Policy
Kakhi Kenkadze, Counselor, Political Department, MFA

February
What Can Estonian School of Diplomacy Offer
Ekke Nomm, Director, Estonian School of Diplomacy

February
Nato-Georgia Relations
William Lahue, Head, NATO Liaison Office in Georgia

February
The Role of Literary Diplomats in British-Georgian Diplomatic Relations  
Peter Nasmyth, British writer, journalist and photographer

January
Georgia-Slovakia, Georgia-Slovenia: Georgian Foreign Policy Priorities
Aleksandre Nalbandovi, Georgian Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to the Republics of Slovakia and Slovenia

January
Key Paradigms in International Relations
Irakli Kakabadze, Professor