20 August 2021 - 14 January 2022
The Early Career Scholars Group (ECSG) of the African Intelligence Studies Collective (AIS Collective) is launching a new, virtual lecture and seminar series to cover topics specifically related to intelligence tradecraft, security services and security governance in Africa. The Series is especially designed for early-career scholars and other members of the AIS Collective interested in discussions on intelligence and security affairs by the ECSG’s facilitators alongside other international experts.
Scheduled Seminars and Lectures
"Sources and Methods for studying 'intelligence' in Africa"
SEMINAR - Friday, 20 August 2021
"The function of Intelligence services in a democratic country"
LECTURE - Friday, 10 September 2021
"Academia and National Security: independence, integrity and self-censorship"
SEMINAR - Friday 01 October 2021
"Insurgent Intelligence: Studying the use of intelligence by non-state actors"
PUBLIC LECTURE - Friday, 08 October 2021
"Intelligence Communities and Frameworks in the African Union and its African Peace & Security Architecture "
SEMINAR - Friday, 29 October 2021
"The Committee of Intelligence and Security Services of Africa (CISSA) and Multilateral Intelligence Cooperation"
LECTURE - Friday, 19 November 2021
"The Private-Sector Intelligence industry in Africa"
WORKSHOP - Friday, 26 November 2021
"The Security-Development Nexus Revisited: Africa’s Intelligence Services and National Narratives on Development"
SEMINAR - Saturday, 27 November 2021
"Academicizing Intelligence Worldwide: An Introduction to the International Association for Intelligence Education"
SEMINAR - Friday, 10 December 2021
"How to get published in academic journals on intelligence studies"
WORKSHOP - Saturday, 11 December 2021