Request For Research Presentations For the PrivacyCon Conference #21

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Cortney Weinbaum
RAND Corporation
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Request For Research Presentations For the PrivacyCon Conference
Presentation abstract is attached. Cortney Weinbaum is a management scientist at the nonprofit, nonpartisan think-tank RAND Corporation. She specializes in intelligence and cyber topics, and she has worked in the Intelligence Community and Department of Defense to improve policies, practices, and technologies. She has improved analytic and collection tradecraft; identified emerging technologies and their impact on special operations, countering weapons of mass destruction, and intelligence; and facilitated strategic planning with senior executive leadership teams. She led two teams to receive the Director of National Intelligence's Meritorious Unit Citation. She began her career as an intelligence officer developing radio frequency and electromagnetic MASINT collection systems. She serves on the Board of Directors of Carrie Simon House, a charity that provides housing, financial literacy, and life skills to homeless mothers with young children in Washington, DC.