Intel Community may turn to crowdsourcing as a predictor of global events

The U.S. Intelligence Community is considering using crowdsourcing as a means of predicting at least some global occurrences including geopolitical, security, and economic events. The initiative, called the Geopolitical Forecasting Challenge, is part of a new contest of sorts sponsored by the Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity, an agency under the Office of the Director of [...]


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Jon E. Dougherty is a political, foreign policy and national security analyst and reporter with nearly 30 years of experience in both fields. A U.S. Army veteran of Operation Enduring Freedom, he holds BA in Political Science from Ashford University and an MA in National Security Studies/Intelligence Analysis from American Military University.