Wednesday, April 12, 2017

OSINT news - Eurosint workshop brings together intelligence professionals and experts in Vienna to discuss disinformation and propaganda online

Eurosint workshop brings together intelligence professionals and experts in Vienna to discuss disinformation and propaganda online
11/04/2017
On 6 and 7 April 2017, the EUROSINT Forum and Sail Labs organised a workshop in Vienna. This event gathered about 40 intelligence practitioners and experts in Vienna around the topic of terrorism and digitisation.
This workhops aimed to discuss the use of social medias and Internet for influence, disinformation and propaganda campaigns by terrorist groups and State actors. In a era of information deluge, LEAs and intelligence bodies therefore need to be even more aware of the further increasing opportunities brought by...
 
12/04/2017
The World Institute for Nuclear Security (WINS - www.wins.org) is organising a workshop on « Countering Homegrown Violent Extremism in the Nuclear Sector: Threats and Mitigation Strategies ». This workshop will take place in Vienna, Austria from 25th to 27th April 2017.  The workshop will discuss the issue of Homegrown Violent Extremism (HVE) and radicalization and how it is increasingly relevant to the nuclear industry. In particular, it will aim at:
  • Identifying the motivation, intention and capabilities of radicalized individuals and...