CSP meets Jonathan McClory, author of Soft Power 30

CSP meets Jonathan McClory, author of Soft Power 30

Hari Kiran, Founder Indic Academy and it's various initiatives, including Center of Soft Power, recently met Jonathan Mc Clory, author of the Soft Power 30 and a specialist in soft power, public diplomacy, cultural relations, and place branding at Singapore.

Jonathan is Portland's General Manager for Asia. Before working in the private sector, Jonathan was Senior Researcher at the Institute for Government (IfG), where he remains an Associate. While at the IfG, Jonathan developed the world's first composite index for measuring the soft power of countries.

Hari Kiran and Jonathan Mc Clory exchanged notes  about the recently released Soft Power rankings. A follow on meeting is scheduled to discuss the ranking criteria.