An Introduction to Open-Source Intelligence and its practical applications

Presented by Adina Pintilie

The University of Exeter Q-Step Centre workshop
Date15 May 2020
Time13:00 to 15:30
PlaceClayden Computational Lab

This seminar will be an Introduction to Open-Source Intelligence (OSINT). It will cover some broad themes of what OSINT is and what it is not, as well as some thoughts on the future of OSINT.

This will be an applied workshop where you will be introduced to some tools for basic OSINT research in regards to the surface web and social media intelligence. No prior knowledge of open source is required.

Adina Pintilie is a proud alumna of Q-Step’s BSc Politics and IR programme. She holds an MA in Applied Security and Strategy and is an Open Source Intelligence Researcher at Ridgeway Information. She has previously worked on academic research projects focusing on the uses of social media and the main polling division of the European Union. Currently, she works with a major United Nations agency, the UK government and the National Police Chiefs' Council on implementation of OSINT skills and methodologies

Booking is not required, however seating is limited so please arrive early.


ProviderThe University of Exeter Q-Step Centre

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