Public Engagements

The Council on Geostrategy is proud to have worked with a range of Parliamentarians, military officials and experts through our events and podcasts.

Parliamentarians

  • John Baron MP
  • Andrew Bowie MP
  • Jonathan Djanogly MP
  • The Rt Hon Philip Dunne MP
  • The Rt Hon Tobias Ellwood MP
  • Sir Michael Fallon
  • James Gray MP
  • The Rt Hon Greg Hands MP
  • Baroness Helic
  • Daniel Kawczynski MP
  • Alicia Kearns MP
  • Stewart McDonald MP
  • Baroness Meyer
  • The Rt Hon Baroness Neville-Jones
  • The Earl of Oxford and Asquith
  • Lord Ricketts
  • Lord Risby
  • Alexander Stafford MP
  • The Rt Hon Liz Truss MP
  • Tom Tugendhat MP
  • John Whittingdale MP

Government Officials

  • Nikoloz Samkharadze (Chair of Foreign Affairs Committee, Georgian Parliament)
  • Sir Stephen Lovegrove (UK NSA)
  • Tea Akhvlediani (State Minister of Georgia for Reconciliation and Civic Equality)
  • Giedrimas Jeglinskas (NATO Assistant Secretary General)
  • Rihards Kols (Latvian MP, Chair of Foreign Affairs Committee)
  • Dmytro Kuleba (Ukrainian Foreign Minister)
  • Dr Rob Johnson (Director, Secretary of State for Defence’s Office of Net Assessment and Challenge, MOD)
  • Maj. Gen. Volodymyr Havrylov (Ukrainian Dept. Defence Minister)
  • Gabrielius Landsbergis (Foreign Minister, Lithuania)
  • Andriy Zagorodnyuk (Former Ukraine Minister of Defence)
  • Angus Lapsley (Director, Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office)
  • Sophie Guelff LVO (Director, Strategic Advantage Cell, Strategy Unit, National Security Council Secretariat, Cabinet Office)
  • Virginijus Sinkevičius (EU Commissioner for the Environment, Oceans and Fisheries)
  • Kata Escott CB (Cabinet Office)
  • Dr Matthew Rowland (Head, AUKUS Taskforce, Security Policy Department, FCDO)

Military Officials

  • Cmdre. (rtd.) Neil Brown
  • V. Adm. Andrew Burns CB OBE
  • Lt. Gen. (rtd.) Doug Chalmers
  • Capt. Ian Feasey
  • Lt. Gen. (rtd.) Ben Hodges
  • Adm. Sir Ben Key KCB CBE
  • Lt. Gen. Rob Magowan
  • Maj. Gen. (rtd.) Mitch Mitchell
  • Lt Gen (rtd.) Richard Nugee
  • Capt. Sarah Oakley
  • Brig. Chris Ordway
  • Capt. Ian Park
  • R. Ad. (rtd.) Dr Chris Parry
  • Adm. Sir Tony Radakin
  • Capt. Dr Kevin Rowlands
  • Cdr. (rtd.) Tom Sharpe
  • Air Mshl. (rtd.) Edward Stringer CBE OBE
  • Lt. James Thorp
  • R. Adm. Mike Utley
  • Lt Gen Eric Wesley (rtd.)

Diplomats

  • Ambassador Mansoor Abulhoul (UAE)
  • Acting High Commissioner Stefanie Beck (Canada)
  • High Commissioner George Brandis QC (Australia)
  • Deputy High Commissioner Julie Heckscher (Australia)
  • High Commissioner Gaitri Issar Kumar (India)
  • Ambassador Nguyen Hoang Long (Vietnam)
  • Ambassador Renatas Norkus (Lithuania)
  • Ambassador Sophie Katsarava (Georgia)
  • Ambassador Vadym Prystaiko (Ukraine)

Scholars and Experts

  • Phoebe Arslanagić-Wakefield
  • Dr Nigel Biggar
  • Przemyslaw Biskup
  • Elisabeth Braw
  • Prof Iulian Chifu
  • Elbridge Colby
  • Klaus Dodds
  • Mahima Duggal
  • Anna Maria Dyner
  • Andrew Foxall
  • Dame Jane Francis
  • Basil Germond
  • Cristin Goodwin
  • Prof Przemysław Żurawski vel Grajewski
  • Sam Hall
  • Prof Steven Haines
  • Dr Bill Hayton
  • Ryan Henson
  • Dr Robert Johnson
  • Mikhail Khodorkovsky
  • Linas Kojala
  • Aleksandra Koziol
  • Lukasz Kulesa
  • Dr Andrew Lambert
  • Agnieszka Legucka
  • Paul Lever
  • Wojciech Lorenz
  • Orysia Lutsevych
  • Marek Menkiszak
  • Iain Milligan
  • Julia Pamilih
  • Jagannath Panda
  • Pawel Pietrzak
  • Pekki Purppura
  • David Scott
  • Dr Sam Selvaduri
  • Joseph Silke
  • Piotr Szymanksi
  • Benjamin Tallis
  • Mercin Terlikowski
  • Bich Tran
  • Richard Whitman
  • Marcin Wroblewski (PISM)