The Embassy Induction eForum on Media and Communications will give media and communications officers at London’s diplomatic missions an introduction to the media, government and digital communications in the UK. Diplomats and communications officers will receive briefings from expert panellists, including:
- Edward Roman, Chief Communications Officer, Foreign Commonwealth and Development Office
- Michael Lach, Digital Communications Manager, Foreign Commonwealth and Development Office
- James Landale, Diplomatic Correspondent, BBC
- Deborah Bonetti, Director of the Foreign Press Association
The session will be chaired by Federico Bianchi, President of the Diplomatic Press Attaché Association of London (DPAAL) and First Counsellor and Head of Press and Public Diplomacy at the EU Delegation to the UK.