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AIRIP Global Intelligence Forum + Analyst Roundtable All-Hands Meeting

 Export to Your Calendar 6/26/2018 to 6/28/2018
When: Tuesday, June 26, 2018
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McDonald’s Global HQ
1045 W. Randolph St.
Chicago, Illinois  60607
United States
Contact: Ryan Long

Online registration is available until: 6/25/2018
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On behalf of leadership from both the Association of International Risk Intelligence Professionals (AIRIP) and the Analyst Roundtables (AR), we’re thrilled to announce a collaboration that brings two communities and two fantastic events together in one location to benefit all of our members! 

  • On Tuesday, June 26th AIRIP will host its Global Intelligence Forum, a paid event focused on professionalizing intelligence analysis for professionals across all sectors. 
  • On Wednesday, June 27th the Analyst Roundtables will host their 3rd Annual All-Hands Meeting, a free event that brings together AR members from around the globe. 
  • On Thursday, June 28th AIRIP and the ARs will jointly present a half day of exciting and free content focused on “Building Better Intelligence Practitioners.” 
Please note: most details can be found behind the "Session Details" icon on the "View Sessions" page so please give those a read! However, below is a tentative schedule for all 2.5 days:


“Session 1” (6/26): AIRIP Global Intelligence Forum Speakers/Panels

  • Professionalizing Intelligence Analysis: Why It’s Needed & What’s At Stake
  • Building & Professionalizing Your Intel Unit
  • Future Opportunities For The Intelligence Professional (Horizon scanning to answer where tomorrow’s opportunities lie for today’s intelligence analyst)
  • Developing Business & Financial Acumen to Enhance Intelligence
  • The Art of Analysis & Communicating With Decision-Makers
  • Interactive Breakout Sessions (x4):
    • The Analyst Career Path
    • Perspectives On Hiring Practices (Making The Hire & Getting Hired)
    • Top Analyst Competencies 
    • TBD
    • Note: the lessons learned and best practices captured during these sessions will be published as a white paper for the community.
  • Networking Happy Hour
  • *Note: agenda will also feature breakfast, lunch, and breaks


“Session 2” (6/27): Analyst Roundtable All-Hands Meeting

  • Keynote #1: Impacts of Social Media on Security Analysis (Speaker TBD)
  • A Debate Over Assessment Methodologies: Quantitative vs. Qualitative (we’ll highlight different ways of conducting assessments using two people representing each side in a “debate” over the advantages and disadvantages of each)
  • Keynote #2: ODNI Briefing (Speaker/Topic TBD)
  • Blending Cyber/Geopolitical Risk Intel
  • Emerging Risks Panel: What do panelists see as a new/increasing risk in the next 6-12 months?
  • Analyst Case Study: Learning From Our Failures
  • Breakout Sessions: Topics to be determined by survey
  • Networking Happy Hour
  • *Note: agenda will also feature breakfast, lunch, and breaks


“Session 3” (6/28): How To Build Better Intelligence Practitioners (Co-presented by AIRIP & ARs)

  • Quick Recap/Final Instructions
  • How To Win Over (New & Existing) Customers
  • How To Measure and Communicate the Value of an Intelligence Program
  • How to Build Relevant Intelligence Products
  • *Note: agenda will also feature breakfast and breaks; however, Session 3 is only a half day so lunch will be on your own.


Early bird pricing for Session 1 (AIRIP Global Intelligence Forum) is available through June 15, 2018. Sign up early to save money! 

early bird rates regular
Member 100 150
Nonmember 225 275
Student/Government Member 50 100

*Registration is non-refundable.


Hotel Information:

The Closest: Ace Hotel


Address: 311 N Morgan St, Chicago, IL 60607

Distance to McD’s: 0.3mi

Price Range: under $400


The Next Closest: Crowne Plaza Chicago West Loop


Address: 733 West Madison, Chicago, IL 60661

Distance to McD’s: 0.5mi

Price Range: under or around $250


The Furthest (But Still Close): Kimpton Hotel Allegro


Address: 171 W Randolph St, Chicago, IL 60601

Distance to McD’s: 1.3mi

Price Range: under or around $250

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