Brécourt Academic and Mercyhurst University's Ridge College of Intelligence Studies and Applied Sciences, in association with Global War Studies, are pleased to announce the first annual Intelligence Community Forum (ICF). An international conference, ICF 2019 will bring together intelligence community professionals from a wide array of disciplines, including academia, government, business, and students.
Paper proposals dealing with one or more of the following topics are welcome, and while "Intelligence Support for Decision-Makers" is the general focus, papers and panels covering other related topics or taking thematic approaches are equally encouraged: History of Intelligence; Intelligence and Diplomacy; Intelligence and the Second World War; National Intelligence; Business Intelligence; Cyberwarfare; Cyber Security; Military Intelligence; Naval/Maritime Intelligence; Indicators and Warnings; Intelligence and Alliance Politics; Inter-Agency Cooperation; Science & Technology; Multi-National Intelligence Sharing; Intelligence and Security Studies; Industrial Mobilization; Intelligence Methods and Data Analysis; Intelligence and Assymetric Warfare; Problems of Intelligence Analysis in Early Post-War Planning; Intelligence and Peacekeeping/Peacemaking; NGOs.
Paper proposals must be submitted by 15 January 2019 and must include a brief (200 words or less) one-paragraph abstract and a one-page curriculum vitae. Panel proposals are welcome and should include a brief description of the panel's theme.
The conference will be held at Mercyhurst University in Erie, Pennsylvania.
Sharon von Maier