Simon Raiser has been working as Freelance Trainer and teacher in political education with a special focus on International Relations and teaches the module "The Applied Side: How to Bargain in Global Politics".
Simon Raiser holds an MA in Political Science from Freie Universität Berlin. After completing his studies in 2000, he worked as a research fellow in the German Bundestag, mainly on development policy. From 2002 until the end of 2004, he was a research fellow and coordinator of the research project Global City Regions as Changing Sites of Governance at Freie Universität Berlin. Since 2005, Simon Raiser and Björn Warkalla have been working together as Freelance Trainers and teachers in political education with a special focus on International Relations. Their activities include the planning and implementation of simulation games, seminars and conferences, advising educational institutions in project conception, as well as organizing trainings. More information on their work can be found at www.planpolitik.de.