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Espionage Research Institute International


 Espionage Research Institute International

2017 ERII Counterespionage Conference 

Join us for the annual ERII Counterespionage Conference August 17, 18, 19 & 20th 2017 at the Embassy Suites - Old Town Alexandria, VA 22314.

Hotel TEL: +1-703-684-5900

TSCM, Cyber and Counterespionage professionals from across the globe will meet to discuss cyber, counter espionage news and events, see demonstrations of new TSCM equipment and network with colleagues.

The 2017 ERII Conference experience will include presentations by top experts in the fields of Technical Surveillance Countermeasures (TSCM), Counterintelligence Counterespionage, Cyber Countermeasures, Equipment vendors and more.


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2016 ERII Counterespionage Conference

Embassy Suites Alexandria, VA September 9-11, 2016

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Co-winners: Excellence "Best Conference Presentation"                           

Congratulations to Tim Johnson & Ivy Thomas!  



 Winner: Best New TSCM Equipment

Congralutions to Research Electronics International (REI) for the ANDRE!

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The membership of ERII consists of Technical Surveillance Countermeasures (TSCM) practitioners, counterespionage and counterintelligence professionals, business and corporate executives who have security responsibilities, as well as newcomers to the profession. 


ERII is an exclusive organization. Those interested in joining should review the ERII Code of ethics and may contact ERII for further information. Learn more about ERII membership.


ERII's Mission:

The mission of the Espionage Research Institute International is to educate and advance best practices in the counterespionage/counterintelligence, and TSCM community through excellence, applied learning, and research that examines issues of strategic importance to the sector. 


ERII's Aim:

The aim of ERII is to ensure the skill sets and the knowledge of TSCM, Counterintelligence and Counterespionage professionals evolves as changes in spying tactics, eavesdropping devices and detection methods occur. The organization’s success is a collaborative effort of members from around the globe with expertise in various areas within the umbrella of counterintelligence and TSCM.


 “Technical Surveillance Counter Measures” is the industry term for security work that includes debugging sweeps, wiretap detection, and related countersurveillance activities.  The purpose of TSCM is to help businesses and individuals protect themselves from unauthorized and illegal spying activities. One of the main functions of ERII is to help maintain high ethical standards in the counterespionage/counterintelligence and TSCM field.



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Professional Development TSCM Group Inc., is pleased to confirm that the 12th annual Canadian Technical Security Conference (CTSC) dates and venue have been confirmed at the NAV CENTRE located in Cornwall Ontario, Canada from Tuesday April 25, 2017 to Thursday April 27, 2017.

Registration for presenters, exhibitors and participants is now open for this not to missed 3-day Canadian Technical Security (TSEC) event.

Link: http://www.ctsc-canada.com/

Potomac Falls, VA - John Cheney Platt III (Jack), aged 80, died unexpectedly on January 4, 2017 of advanced esophageal cancer. Jack, also known as "Cowboy," served proudly as an officer in the United States Marine Corps followed by 25 years of service in the Central Intelligence Agency. He led a life full of intrigue, mystery and adventure serving his country abroad in Austria, Laos and France.

2016 Sponsors & Exhibitors

2016 Conference Sponsors

(Evening Reception Sponsor 09/09/2016)

Manufacturers of the ORION 2.4 HX NLJD; VPC 2.0 Video Pole Camera; OSCOR Green Spectrum Analyzer; TALAN Telephone and Line Analyzer.

2016 Conference Exhibitors


Developers of Kestrel TSCM Professional Software and providers of Technical Security Specialist Training.

USA Bugsweeps


USA Bugsweeps.com introduces a national advertising co-operative program to share national leads developed by radio and print advertising with protected territories.

BV Systems


BVS designs and manufactures wireless cell phone detection devices for TSCM, law enforcement, government and military security personnel around the world. 


Vector Tech

Elite TSCM Services and Secure Mobile Device Storage Solutions.


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Press contact: lml@erii.org