Information Operations and Policy Innovation Executive Certificate

August 18-21 | Virtual

This online program offers participants the opportunity to understand how the collection of information and the use of propaganda is used in the search for a competitive advantage or to influence policy. Participants will learn about the different strategies and frameworks used to address these challenges.

Upon completion of the program, participants will receive a certificate in Information Operations and Policy Innovation issued by Florida International University.

Para este curso en Español, Certificado Ejecutivo en Operaciones Informáticas y Políticas Públicas, haz clic aquí.

The completion of the course is subject to the enrollment of a minimum number of people.

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PROGRAM DATES

Tuesday, August 18 - Friday, August 21, 9 AM - 12 PM Eastern Standard Time

PROGRAM COST

The cost of the program is US $395 per person payable by credit card or wire transfer. Once payment is completed, an email will be sent with a Zoom session information.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

  • Local, regional and national authorities.
  • Officials of public institutions.
  • Representatives of civil society and the private sector.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

  • Develop an understanding of how Information Operations and persuasion works
  • Examine and compare different approaches to information
  • Develop the ability to recommend information solutions to your organization

MODULES

I. INTRODUCTION TO INFORMATION OPERATIONS

  • Develop and understanding of what Information Operations are and how they work
  • Examine the various types of information operations
  • Understand and appraise different information threats

II. MAIN ACTORS IN INFORMATION OPERATIONS

  • Examine the types of state and non-state actors in Information Operations
  • Develop an understanding of the different approaches to information

III. CHALLENGES TO THE PRIVATE AND PUBLIC SECTORS IN THE WESTERN HEMISPHERE

  • Develop an understanding of the threats to your organization and/or country
  • Examine the most effective structures, authorities, and processes as well as the risk factors that should be considered
  • Use assessment tools for understanding the challenges to public and private sector

IV. INFORMATION OPERATIONS SOLUTIONS: PUBLIC AND PRIVATE SECTOR COMMUNICATION STRATEGIES

  • Develop the capacity to recommend information solutions to your organization
  • Assess and examine ways to compare different solutions
  • Evaluate best practices in facing Information Operations