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Meet our Speaker: Levan Samadashvili
Levan Samadashvili is a Public Administration and Governance professional with a focus on e-Government, public administration reform, public service delivery, and public-sector innovation.
During his government career, he has worked at the Public Services Development Agency (PSDA) of Georgia in the capacities of the Project Manager, Deputy Chairman and Chairman in 2009-2014. During 2014-2016 he was engaged in Kyrgyzstan and Ukraine as an OSCE consultant to help local authorities improve service delivery practices. At the same time, he served as a board member and project manager at the Innovations and Reforms Center (IRC) – Georgia based CSO. In 2016-2017, he worked as a Public Administration Reform (PAR) coordinator at UNDP.
Since June 2017, Mr. Samadashvili has been working with the USAID Good Governance Initiative (GGI) in Georgia as a Deputy Chief of Party (DCOP) and was promoted in March 2018 as a Chief of Party (COP).
Levan Samadashvili has also served as a Vice Rector at the Georgian Institute of Public Affairs (GIPA), where he has been teaching since 2010. He holds Master of Public Administration (MPA) diploma from the University of Georgia (UGA) in the United States.