POSTED 2/6/14

INTELLIGENCE COMMUNITY NEWS: Job Seeker Happy Hour to meet with Recruiters


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Come and mingle with Recruiters at Harry's Smokehouse for Happy Hour! We are having our first Job Seeker Happy Hour in just three weeks, on Thursday, Feb 27th. No cover charge for Recruiters! I'll be there sharing some info from my forthcoming book, "Hacking the Job Search" Info here:

- Vice Adm. Michael S. Rogers to be the Next Commander of U.S. Cyber Command and NSA Director - Read his bio:
- The DNI has gone on the record saying that post Snowden security posture changes are detrimental - read the Politico article here:
- Congress Blocks Plan to Transfer Drone Control From CIA to Pentagon. Read Wired article here:
- China’s Growing Defense Budget: Not As Scary As You Think - read the Diplomat article here:

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Feb 27 - Ft. Belvoir - Springfield, VA
Mar 25 - Andrews AFB, MD
Mar 27 - Dahlgren Job Fair @ UMW-Dahlgren Campus
Apr 10 - Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall ACAP Job Fair Events
Feb 6 - Westin Tysons Corner
Mar 6 - DoubleTree BWI
Apr 3 - Waterford, Arlington VA Events
Feb 19-21, Biometrics for Government and National Security, Washington, DC
Feb 19-21, 5th Annual Cloud Computing for DoD and Goverment, Washington, DC
Feb 24 -26, Big Data for Defense & Government
Washington DC
Mar 17-19, Special Operations West Summit 2014
San Diego, CA
Apr 28-30, Homeland Security Congress
Washington DC
May 19-22, Border Management Southwest 2014
San Diego, CA


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Gold Sponsor:
IDGA - :
Cyber Security for Government Canada (Feb 24-26) - Ottowa, Ontario
Cloud Computing for DoD and Government (Feb 19-21) - Washington DC
Big Data for Defense and Government (Feb 24-26) - Washington DC
- 20% discount for private sector members of TIC, fre passes for public sector members of TIC, Contact Matthew Gordon with questions 212-885-2661 or

Silver Sponsors: - Next Event:
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Bronze Sponsor:
Masy Group -

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Best Regards,
Graham Plaster
President / CEO, The Intelligence Community, LLC
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