Small Wars Journal

Next COIN Center Webcast

The US Army Counterinsurgency Center is pleased to host COL (Ret) Mike Kershner from the Biometrics Identity Management Agency (BIMA) and a former Special Forces officer with operational experience in 55 countries. He leads training and education efforts for BIMA.  Mr. Kershner will provide a key update for military practitioners and interagency partners on the latest technologies in biometrics that will assist in pre-deployment education and training, and in planning and executing counterinsurgency operations.

The webcast is scheduled for Thursday, 12 July 2012, at 1000 CDT (1100 EDT,15:00 ZULU).

Those interested in attending may view the meeting online at and participate via Defense Connect Online (DCO) as a guest. Remote attendees will be able to ask questions and view the slides through the software.