On March 3, modern electoral technologies were the main topic of discussion conducted at the Central Election Commission of Georgia (CEC). Allan Best, Managing Director of the non-governmental organization “The Delian Project – Canada” delivered a presentation on the electronic tabulation of votes to the meeting participants. Tamar Zhvania, the CEC Chairperson, Giorgi Sharabidze, Deputy Chairperson, Commission Members, representatives of the CEC and the Training Centre attended the meeting, where the advantages of the technology of electronic tabulation of votes and the ways simplifying e-day procedures were discussed. Allan Best talked about the use of the mentioned technologies in Canada and United States and the procedures how the machine tabulates the ballot papers.
The meeting participants also deliberated about the perspectives of introducing the above-mentioned technology in Georgia and the ways to support the improvement of the electoral processes by applying new technologies in general.