Stability Out of Chaos from Information Sharing

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Location: Independence Ballroom A Level:

How the US government is now leveraging the Internet, Web 2.0 and social networking to enable information sharing with non-traditional partners in support of stability operations in Afghanistan. The commanders in Afghanistan have endorsed UnityNet and requested support from the highest levels of the intelligence and security communities. Michele Weslander Quaid, the DNI’s senior representative to Secretary of Defense’s ISR Task Force, will give us a rapid tour of what we will see.

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Michele WeslanderQuaid


Ms. Michele R. Weslander Quaid is the Chief Technology Officer of the Federal sector and an Innovation Evangelist for Google. She came to Google after serving as a senior executive in the US Federal Government in CXO level positions at various agencies in the national security community.

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