An Alliance of Expertise and Experience

INSA is the premier intelligence and national security organization that provides a unique venue for collaboration, networking and examination of policy issues and solutions. Representing an unprecedented alliance among senior leaders from the public, private and academic sectors, INSA members form an unparalleled community of experts that collaborate to develop creative, innovative and timely solutions to the intelligence and national security issues facing the United States.

INSA is a non-profit, non-partisan, public-private organization that works to promote and recognize the highest standards within the national security and intelligence communities. INSA members include current and former high-ranking intelligence, military and government agency leaders, analysts, and experts from industry and academia. Drawing on the experience and expertise of this membership, the Intelligence and National Security Alliance provides the thought leadership that identifies crucial intelligence topics, completes strategic research and promotes innovative solutions.

INSA has approximately 150 corporate members, as well as over one-thousand individual members, who are industry leaders within the government, private sector, and academia.

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"The Intelligence Community should expand its contacts with those outside the realm of intelligence by creating at least one not-for-profit sponsored research institute." 

-- The Commission on the Intelligence Capabilities of the United States Regarding Weapons of Mass Destruction, March 31, 2005
INSA and the Institute of World Politics to Co-Host Cyber Intelligence Discussion Series
Posted on 9/24/2015   

The Intelligence and National Security Alliance (INSA) and the Institute of World Politics (IWP) have announced they will host a series of five lectures on the discipline of cyber intelligence and other aspects of cybersecurity. The lectures, to be h...

Core Elements Needed To Advance Cyber Intelligence Training and Education
Posted on 9/9/2015   

The emergent field of cyber intelligence would benefit from a professional blueprint that could help develop systematic training and education curricula, prototypical career paths and eventually standards for certification, according to a white paper...

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The mission of INSA is to provide the intelligence and national security communities with a non-partisan catalyst and forum for public-private partnerships to identify, develop and disseminate creative solutions to critical problems through access to committed experts in and out of government.