In partnership with the Prime Minister’s office, the Picker Center created a two-week training program for the top public officials, including the prime minister, ministers, central bank leadership, deputy ministers, and agency heads, in the Republic of Georgia on economic policy and public management issues. The economic policy issues included promoting innovation and growth, addressing inequality, encouraging exports, managing foreign direct investment and other financial flows, monetary and exchange rate policy, and investing in human capital; the public management topics covered were management innovation, public-private and public-non- profit partnerships, privatization, risk management and strategic management. The course combined lectures and case study analysis.