Georgios X. Protopapas is International Relations Specialist.
He is Editorial Director, greek news site Thrace Press Agency (since 2020) , Strategic Analyst, greek prestigious printed monthly Magazine Defense & Diplomacy (ΑΜΥΝΑ & ΔΙΠΛΩΜΑΤΙΑ ) (since 2012), Sr. Data Analyst at Paloservices (since 2014) and Member of the Advisory Board at Modern Diplomacy.eu, an english- speaking journal (since 2017) .
George is also member, International Institute for Middle East and Balkan Studies (IFIMES) based on Ljubljana, Slovenia.
He has been Journalist – Foreign Desk Editor at the Greek weekly political and financial newspaper “The Investor” (ΕΠΕΝΔΥΤΗΣ) from 2000 until 2014
He has studied European Studies, University of Hertfordshire (UK) and has pursued postgraduate studies in International Relations, University of Kent (UK).
His research interests focus on the issues of foreign policy, geopolitics, diplomacy, energy, terrorism, energy security and public diplomacy.
George also analyses the Greek Internet & Social Media Trends (analytics) for policy, economy, diplomacy, trade, entrepreneurship and international and social affairs, based on the study of quantitative and especially of qualitative data (content analysis) of PaloPro, a web & social listening & analytics tool.
He is also specialised on the analytics of political parties and public figures, as well as in the political internet communication.
George is also co-author with Nikos Arvavites of the greek book “In social MEDIA RES “, which analyses the trends of the greek online public opinion (social media, sites, opinions, blogs, forums) for “hot ” issues of politics, economy, diplomacy and social and international affairs,.
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