counterintelligence

01 Feb: 2022 Canadian Technical Security Conference CTSC

2022 Canadian Technical Security Conference CTSC The 15th Annual Canadian Technical Security Conference (CTSC) will be held at the¬†Downtown Campus of the University of Calgary on April 26-28, 2022. CTSC 2022 is a not to be missed three (3) day professional development and networking opportunity that is the only dedicated technical security conference event of this level and focus held in Canada.   Who Should Attend: CTSC 2022 is an event for local public safety, regulatory, national security entities, defense contractors, regional, national and international Technical Security (TSEC) professionals from the private and public sector, including corporate security, financial sector, oil, gas, mining sector, government, law enforcement, military organizations, search and rescue, aviation, transportation sector, and associated agencies of the security apparatus across North America and beyond. In fact, anyone concerned with, or responsible for a wide range of physical and Technical Security...

11 Feb: JOHN C. PLATT III. Rest in Peace Cowboy

JOHN C. PLATT III. REST IN PEACE COWBOY 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. He was a natural leader, a mentor to many, and did not suffer fools lightly.  After retiring from the CIA, he formed the Hamilton Trading Group partnership that allowed him to continue training others on security awareness measures to protect themselves in a dangerous new world. He spent his last few years traveling widely with his wife and friends.  Mr. Platt, who was known as Jack, was a gruff former...