The South Caucasus Security Forum is one of the most prestigious foreign policy and security forums in the region. It is organised since 2013 and the South Caucasus Security Forum 2018 will be the fifth edition.
It is a platform for discussion between important politicians, decision-makers, business, academia, think-tank, international organisations and the media community. It is regularly welcoming speakers and participants from the South Caucasus, Eastern Partnership countries, Europe and the United States. Over two days it provides an opportunity to discuss the most challenging issues related to the broader region.
Venue – Tbilisi, Georgia
STRATPOL – Strategic policy institute, Slovakia
Georgian Foundation for Strategic and International Studies (Rondeli Foundation), Georgia
Over the past editions, we have welcomed number of high-profile guests
Giorgi Kvirikashvili, Prime Minister of Georgia; Mikheil Janelidze, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Georgia
Irakli Garibashvili, Prime Minister of Georgia; Tinatin Khidasheli, Minister of Defence of Georgia; David Bakradze, Minister of European and Euro-Atlantic Integration of Georgia; James Appathurai, Assistant to the Secretary General of NATO on Political Affairs
David Jalaghania, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Georgia
Alex Petriashvili, Minister for European and Euro-Atlantic Integration of Georgia
Other speakers include ambassadors, government decision-makers, academics, think-tank representative and journalists.
Representatives from all major Georgian media and selected regional and international outlets.
Georgian Euro-Atlantic integration; Regional and Black Sea security; EU strategy and Eastern Partnership; South Caucasus economic development; Hybrid warfare and strategic communication; Global security developments and implications to the South Caucasus.