Network with peers and like-minded professionals about pitfalls and experiences in strategic intelligence.
Meet old buddies and make new friends.
"Critical thinking" is essential for superior intelligence. While this practice is well developed in national and military intelligence, in competitive/market intelligence it seems to be somewhat neglected.
In fact critical thinking for strategic intelligence is a structured analysis approach. It includes double-checking information sources and hypotheses and creating a consistent story.
Our panelists will discuss their experience in strategic intelligence
And many more questions that our audience can pose in this live event.
Rainer Michaeli is an internationally recognized competitive intelligence (CI) professional. After graduating as an aeronautical engineer from the University of Brunswick, Germany, he worked as a systems and project engineer in the defense industry. Upon completion of an MBA at INSEAD, France, he worked as a Marketing Manager in the IT industry.
In 1993 Rainer Michaeli set up DIE DENKFABRIK GmbH, an international consultancy that specializes in competitive intelligence services. In 2004 he founded the Institute for Competitive Intelligence (ICI), a major global competitive intelligence education provider, of which he is the Managing Director. He is also an adjunct lecturer in CI at the University of Darmstadt.
In addition, Rainer Michaeli founded the leading German CI society, Deutsches Competitive Intelligence Forum, where he is a dedicated board member. In acknowledgement of his achievements in propagating competitive intelligence he has received awards such as Catalyst and Fellow from SCIP (Strategic and Competitive Intelligence Professionals), where he was a board member from 2003 to 2005.
Rainer Michaeli’s text book “Competitive Intelligence” published in 2005, achieved instant acclaim and became a Financial Times Germany TOP 3 best seller.
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