2015 Global Intelligence Forum
The Dungarvan Conference
July 12th - 16th, 2015

GIF Talks: Similar to TED Talks, GIF Talks are a series of discussions from people who believe firmly in the power of intelligence analysis to make a difference in decision-making.

Cyber Security Panel:  A recent survey of corporate risk managers reveals that their number one concern is a cyber incident that adversely impacts the company. This panel will discuss the use of cyber intelligence to identify, analyze, and act against organizations and individuals that threaten organizations. The panel will offer solutions to accelerate cyber incident response time, perform risk-based triage of compromised systems, and provide real-time forensic analysis.  

GIF Talk Speakers:

 Cyber Security Panel Speakers:


News & Announcements

ERIE, Pa. -- National security and law enforcement agencies gather intelligence to combat threats. The business and finance industries use intelligence to compete. It's time for higher education to do the same, one Mercyhurst University professor said. Read More »
Posted on July 14th, 2015, 9:08 AM
For several months, Islamic State militants have been using instant messaging apps which encrypt or destroy conversations immediately. This has inhibit U.S. intelligence and law enforcement agencies from identifying and monitoring suspected terrorists, even when a court order is granted, because messaging companies and app developers say they are unable to unlock the coded conversations and/or do not have a record of the conversations. “We’re past going dark in certain instances,” said Michael B. Steinbach, the FBI’s top counterterrorism official. “We are dark.” Read More »
Posted on June 11th, 2015, 8:29 AM