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 Tentative Schedule - 2023

QUICKLINKS:

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 9

Walking Tour on all the best Santa Fe Spy Spots.  Meet in the La Fonda Lobby, 4pm.

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 10, DAY ONE

7:30 - 9:00

Registration and Operation Coffee: Breakfast Buffet

9:00 - 9:10

Welcome by Valerie Plame

9:10 - 10:30

"Soul Catcher:  The Metaphysics of Recruiting a Spy” with Jim Lawler 

10:30 - 10:45

Break

10:45 - 12:00

“Delusion and Illusion in Moscow” 
with Jonna Mendez in conversation with Valerie Plame

12:00 - 13:30

The Safe House: Lunch Buffet

13:30 - 14:30

“Israel and Gaza: Failures, Fears, and Future”  with Doug London and Marc Polymeropoulos

14:30 - 14:45

Break

14:45 - 15:45

“KGB Illegal:  Double Trouble” 
with Jack Barsky, elite deep cover illegal KGB agent during the Cold War

15:45 - 16:45

“The End of the Global Nuclear Order” with Valerie Plame

17:30 - 19:00

FRIDAY EVENING, DAY ONE 

“Deep Cover” VIP Reception

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 11, DAY TWO

8:00 - 9:00

Operation Croissant:  Breakfast Buffet

9:00 - 10:00

“Putin's War: What is it about? Where are we? How will it end?” with Rolf Mowatt-Larssen

10:00 - 10:15

Break

10:15 - 11:00

“Is HUMINT dead?  Running intel ops in a world of smart cites, biometrics, smart phones,           and artificial intelligence"  with Marc Polymeropoulos

11:00 - 12:00

“Generative AI, or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love ChatGPT"
with Alma Katsu

12:00 - 13:30

The Covert Action Lunch Buffet

13:30 - 14:30

“Morality and Ethics in the CIA; or Dante’s Final Circle of Hell” with Doug London

14:30 - 14:45

Break

14:45 - 15:45

Michael Morrell  in Conversation with Valerie Plame

15:45 - 16:15

“Ask Us Anything” with Moderator Joe Shepard

19:30 - 22:30

SATURDAY EVENING, DAY TWO 

Counter Surveillance Movie Night:  "Spy Game” and  How to Pick a Lock Class

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 12, DAY THREE

8:00 - 9:00

Operation Over Easy:  Breakfast Buffet

9:00 - 10:00

“China: The Empire Strikes Back” with Mary Beth Long

10:00 - 10:15

Break

10:15 - 11:15

“Digging through Cyberspace:  Using Open Source Intelligence to Find Bad Actors"
with Justen Charters 

11:15 - 12:15

Panel:   CIA in the Movies  (PANEL TBD)

12:15 - 12:30 

Closing Remarks:  Valerie Plame

Friday
Saturday
Sunday
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