Quilliam Director Maajid Nawaz spoke at a conference on ‘terrorism and communication’ organized by the Danish Security and Intelligence Service (PET), in Copenhagen on 22nd and 23rd April 2009.


The main aim of the conference was to focus on the arguments and communication techniques used by militant Islamists and how governments and civil society can respond.


The event hosted high profile speakers including the Director-General of PET, the Counter-Terrorism Coordinator in Egypt, Denmark’s former Minister of Foreign Affairs and the Editor-in-chief of Denmark’s daily Politiken.

Maajid spoke about ‘Language, spin and militant extremism’.