SILL Simulcast Series: Current Issues in U.S. Intelligence
Friday, February 23, 2018Time 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
2018 marks the 47th season of the Sarasota Institute of Lifetime Learning (SILL), a non-profit organization guided by an all-volunteer board that provides lectures on issues of major domestic or global importance. From China and Russia to Europe and the Middle East, speakers well versed in these areas will present their perspectives on key issues. Friends of Boca Grande will simulcast eleven of these thought-provoking discussions.
Friday, February 23, 2018
Dr. Mark Lowenthal – Current Issues in U.S. Intelligence
Threats facing U.S. intelligence appear to have grown, as cyber attacks and terrorism have increased. U.S. intelligence is a complex structure of seventeen agencies overseen but not controlled by the Director of National Intelligence, working in milieu that is more partisan than in the past. Dr. Mark Lowenthal will discuss the future challenges.