The EUROSINT FORUM

European and action-oriented, EUROSINT FORUM is a not-for-profit association                                                     (Belgium ASBL) dedicated to European cooperation and use of Open Source                                                       Intelligence that prevent risks and threats to peace and security.

EUROSINT FORUM is acting to:

  • Identify needs in process, methodology and tools
  • Study best practices
  • Encourage pre-competitive research project
  • Bring together specialists and users
  • Increase opportunities for cross-fertilization
  • Help promote relevant Scientific and Technical Development

 

Open Source Intelligence or "OSINT"
 
OSINT refers to an intelligence gathering discipline based on analyzing information collected from open sources, i.e. information available to the general public. These sources include newspapers, the internet, books, phone books, scientific journals, radio broadcasts, television, and others (Source: Wikipedia).

Follow Eurosint Forum for the latest updates:

Latest News and Events

16/05/2017

Despite recent challenges, AI is becoming a crucial tool in the field of GEOINT. 

The technology has now reached a level of maturity sufficient to meet some of the needs of authorities and intelligence agencies. The development of AI and the use of deep learning algorithms in the field of visual recognition allow to deal with the increasing data flow that these organizations face. Artificial Intelligence is emerging as a multiplier to provide significant gains in...

24/04/2017

Edoardo Camili - Hozint's CEO - considers the Paris attacks as intelligence failures for 3 main reasons:

1. Failure in the detection and prioritization of threats;

2. Surveillance was inadequate and ineffective;

3. Member states failed to share information and coordinate their efforts.

More on Edoardo Camili's point of view on NATO review.

Krishnadev Calamur - senior editor at The Atlantic - describes Brussels attacks also as an intelligence...