Gaining Information Advantage: Tradecraft and Data

October 13, 2023 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM Virtual

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Toya Rich

Join us online, Friday, October 13, from 2:00 - 3:00 pm ET, for the final installment of the 2023 INSA Foundation Future of the IC Workforce seriesGaining Information Advantage: Tradecraft and Data, underwritten by QinetiQ.


  • Clare Linkins, Deputy Director, Open Source Enterprise, CIA
  • Ryan Long, Head of Global Intelligence & Executive Protection, McDonald's
  • Lindy Kyzer, Director of Content and PR, (moderator)

Topics of discussion:

  • Strategies for integrating open-source with classified information
  • How to expand recruitment beyond cleared candidates only
  • Prioritizing resources, PAEI management models and exploring other avenues of developing tradecraft
  • ...and more!

All registrants will receive a link to the session recording!

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INSF is partnering with QINETIQ on a three-part "2023 Future of the IC Workforce: Gaining Information Advantage" webinar series. Through this year long effort, INSF will bring together private and public sector leaders to discuss key factors affecting the intelligence community's ability to maintain information advantage over its adversaries.

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QinetiQ US is a leading defense and security company in the United States providing mission-led innovation at pace. As a provider of technologically advanced services and products to the US Department of Defense and national security agencies, QinetiQ US is positioned to deliver key aspects of the modernization required to address our customers’ pivot to counter near peer adversaries. QinetiQ’s engineering services span the DoD and Intel community providing subject matter expertise in the areas of communications, sensor integration and research and development, survivability, and unmanned ground combat systems. QinetiQ US is creating new ways of protecting what matters most; testing technologies, systems, and processes to make sure they work as expected; and enabling customers to deploy new and enhanced-existing capabilities with the assurance they will deliver the outcomes required. Please visit our website at and follow us on LinkedIn, Twitter, and Facebook @QinetiQUS.