GEOINT Takes Center Stage in National Security: A Recap of the GEOINT Symposium 2013*

By Joe Francica, Wes Stroh

Below, please find our reports from the GEOINT 2013* Symposium in Tampa, Florida and visit our Channel on Remote Sensing and GEOINT.


  1. Clapper: Decreasing Budget Cycle Will Continue; Snowden Fallout Led to Decision for Transparency
  2. NGA Evolves Mission to Next Phase of Intelligence: Immersion
  3. Congressman Ruppersberger on Long-term Space Plan, FISA, STEM and UAVs
  4. Ruppersberger: Prepared remarks
  5. Municipal GEOINT: National Security Starts at the Local Level
  6. DNI Deputy Cardillo:  Time to embrace and leverage an evolved and more connected world
  7. ADM William McRaven, Commander JSOC: “No such thing as a local problem”
  8. DIA Director Flynn: “The Way Forward”

Podcast Interview

  1. Small Sats and Commercial Remote Sensing: A conversation with Rob Zitz, Vice President, Leidos

Company Press Releases

  1. NGA’s InnoVision Poised To Help Agency Deliver ‘Immersive’ Future For GEOINT
  2. Boeing and root9B Partner to Offer In-depth Cybersecurity Training

  3. USGIF Names Roberta “Bobbi” Lenczowski as the 2013 Arthur C. Lundahl - Thomas C. Finnie Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient

  4. Boeing Adds to Analytic Software Line with 3 New Products

  5. Airbus Defense and Space sets new accuracy and quality standards for global elevation models with WorldDEM launch

  6. Boeing Adds Live Video-tagging to Geospatial Data Management Tool

  7. Surrey Satellite US Introduces Next-Generation Color Video-Imaging Small Satellite

  8. NGA’s Bryan Goltry Honored with Lt. Michael P. Murphy Award

  9. DigitalGlobe and MDA to Offer Combined Optical and Radar Satellite Solutions to Select Defense & Intelligence Customers

  10. BAE Systems Unveils Geospatial Intelligence Mobile App for Google Glass

  11. USGIF Chairman Stu Shea Steps Down After 10 Years of Service

  12. European Space Imaging and Skybox Imaging High-Res Challenge opens for ideas

  13. GEOINT 2013* Symposium Expands Education & Training Opportunities

  14. Logos Technologies to showcase advanced activity-based intelligence solutions at 2014 GEOINT Symposium

  15. NGA joins GitHub, offers code to help disaster response

  16. Ball Aerospace to Showcase Intelligence Technologies at GEOINT 2014

  17. Leidos Showcases GeoRover®, Airborne ISR and Geospatial Intelligence Solutions at GEOINT 2013* Symposium

  18. LizardTech to Exhibit at the GEOINT 2013* Symposium



Photo courtesy of the USGIF

Published Monday, April 21st, 2014

Written by Joe Francica, Wes Stroh

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