Counterintelligence

Argonne Regional Field Office will be hosting the next iteration of CI Sessions on Tuesday, July 19,  from 11 a.m. – noon CST via MS Teams. The event is titled, Why You are a Target and What to do About it: Travel and Conference Attendance in 2022, and will feature a presentation by representatives from the Defense Counterintelligence and Security Agency. Please email with questions and to register.

ANL’s Office of Counterintelligence (CI) is proud to sponsor a presentation by the FBI on economic espionage. The presentation includes a case study detailing a four-year FBI investigation that uncovered the Chinese government’s elaborate scheme to steal the manufacturing process for syntactic foam, a dual use technology from Trelleborg, a U.S. company. Under the scheme, a university professor was given $3 million to recruit current and former Trelleborg employees to steal Trelleborg’s trade secrets. The presentation is the first in…