28 - 30 January, 2019
Royal Lancaster London
44 (0) 207 368 9836
Professor Todd S. Bacastow
Professor of Practice for Geospatial Intelligence
Penn State University
9:40 AM Guest Speaker - Busting the Myths about What it Takes to Become a GEOINT Expert so You Can Become One Too
Join one of the world’s leading experts on the GEOINT profession and tradecraft to explore new ideas about what analysts need to know to do their job properly and how their training and development will be impacted by AI and automation:
· What are the myths we encumber ourselves with when we think about GEOINT?
· Rethinking the role of the analyst to ensure existing plans for training and preparation are fit for future operations
· How can we better engage analysts in shaping their future working environment themselves?
· 3 ideas that will change the way you develop your next strategy to develop your GEOINT experts
Professor Bacastow’s primary focus is teaching analysts serving with the U.S. Intelligence Community and business community. He maintains an active research program aimed at improving the training and education of the geospatial analyst. Todd is the author of the Massive Open Online Couse (MOOC) titled ‘The Geospatial Revolution and Geospatial Intelligence’.