Conference Call | Talk to the Author | Art of Counterintelligence | Jim Olson | Aug 21

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Tennessee World Affairs Council Invite You to Participate in A Teleconference

“To Catch a Spy: The Art of Counterintelligence

Jim Olson

Wednesday, August 21, 2019
1:00-1:30 p.m. CDT

August’s Cover to Cover 

The United States is losing the counterintelligence war. Foreign intelligence services, particularly those of China, Russia, and Cuba, are recruiting spies in our midst and stealing our secrets and cutting-edge technologies. In To Catch a Spy: The Art of Counterintelligence, Olson offers a wake-up call for the American public and also a guide for how our country can do a better job of protecting its national security and trade secrets. Join Mr. Olson and WAC Dallas/Fort Worth President and CEO Jim Falk as they discuss Olson’s recent book: To Catch a Spy: The Art of Counterintelligence.

Jim Olson

“I was born and raised in Iowa. I studied mathematics and economics at the University of Iowa. I then took a commission in the U.S. Navy, serving aboard guided missiles destroyers and frigates. After that, I returned to Iowa to study law at the University of Iowa. I had every intention of practicing law in a small county seat town in Iowa when the CIA approached me and invited me to apply for a position in the clandestine service.”


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