Event: 8th Annual Information Operations Europe

An upcoming event of interest: 8th Annual Information Operations Europe: Delivering Effects Through Influence Activity
June 22 - 24, 2009 · Le Meridien Piccadilly, London, UK

Discussions of note:

Cartography Of Strategic Communications

  • The 21st century Info-sphere
  • Strategic Communications, Information Operations, Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs
  • Legacy definitions and the search for an improved solution
  • Conclusions and recommendations

Professor Phil Taylor
Director, Institute of Communications Studies
Leeds University

A New Concept For Strategic Communications

  • Coordinating disparate assets and organisations in NATO
  • Suggestions for other bodies

Mark Laity
Chief Strategic Communications and Special Advisor to SACEUR
Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers Europe, NATO

Using New Media As Part Of An Influence Strategy: Operation Trident

  • Operation background, aims and target audience
  • Coordinating messages across different media
  • Employing new media to reach an audience: Lessons Learned

Detective Chief Superintendent Helen Ball
Head of Trident
London Metropolitan Police

The event website is here.