The ISPD Group received the shocking sad notice that Timme Dossing, Senior Managing Director at Teneo cabinet DN, suddenly and unexpectedly passed away. Timme Dossing was our expert, long time supporter and true personal friend. He advised the group since the foundation and his experience and outstanding business expertise were highly appreciated by the entire
The Side Effect of Royal Weddings for (real) Protocol Professionals A personal comment by Thomas Sladko A post on ISPD’s social media channels recently attracted a lot of attention when the ISPD mentioned, on the very day after the recent British royal wedding, that it would not comment on such a ceremony. The ISPD posted
José Paulo Lucena Protocol Expert “Criticism may not be agreeable, but it is necessary. It fulfills the same function as the pain in the human body. It calls attention to an unhealthy state of things. “ Winston Churchill Protocol, Communication and Security the three pillars of a good ceremony or event. We would like
Ethic in Protocol – Part II “Protocol is about the others not about ourselves”, like Ines Pires stated various times. As I had the honour of being quoted in the first part of this essay I would like to join the discussion and continue elaborating these thoughts about the ethics in protocol, a profession I
The entire ISPD Protocol & Diplomacy Team is feeling very proud to be honoured with the Medal of the State Council of the Sultanate of Oman! The Medal of the State Council is handed over to honour foreign citizens of excellence towards the Sultanate of Oman. H.E. Najeem Sulaiman Najeem AL ABRI, Ambassador of the
Ethics in Protocol by Ines Pires, December 2017 Protocol is driven by standards and decisions, often hundreds or more per day. Some of those decisions are small and barely noticed while others are prominent and make the difference among the people we serve. Some require deep thought because they involve people, VIPs, brands and resources.
We are very proud to contribute to this amazing exhibition and to add our wonderful experiences we had in the Year 2014/2015 in the Sultanate of Oman.
The Young Professionals in Foreign Policy Brussels branch is excited to launch our new award celebrating a Rising Star in Foreign Policy 2017! Honouring an individual based in Belgium who has achieved outstanding work in the field of foreign policy in the past year, this is your chance to have your achievements celebrated in the
1. Introduction This text pretends to help those who have direct and indirect responsibilities regarding the organization of events and ceremonies. This moment forward I am going to refer to them as protocol practitioners. They can be either from the public or private sector. When we are organising one event or ceremony we must keep
The ISPD is proud that again a huge number of recently graduating students already found high level positions in various areas where protocol and soft diplomacy skills are applicable. That underlines our reputation and we are proud that we are the only worldwide protocol institute that offers an academic certified MA education in this field.