AGT Germany and 3i-MIND to Present at European Police Congress

By Agt International, PRNE
Monday, February 14, 2011

3i-MIND's Vice President of Global Agency Practice, John Gill, to Discuss Benefits of Open Source Intelligence Tools in 21st Century

NEW YORK and BERLIN, February 15, 2011 - When so many of today's criminals are mobile and online, what tools can
help investigators to uncover hidden threats and leads? The answer sits with
John Gill, VP, Global Agency Practice at 3i-MIND ( and
former White House Chief Security Officer. At 11:00 a.m. CET today, Gill will
speak at the European Police Congress
about Internet crime and the use of open source intelligence tools in the
21st Century.

Gill will examine recent criminal investigations in the EU, involving
immigrant smuggling and child trafficking, and discuss specific ways that
OSINT data-gathering and investigation tools can help Europol and its partner
agencies solve these types of cases faster and more efficiently. He will
discuss the benefits of OSINT tools in supporting criminal and intelligence

As the former Chief Security Officer for the Executive Office of the U.S.
President, Gill led the development, implementation and management of
security policies and programs for the White House. He has 27 years of law
enforcement and security experience, including senior-level positions with
the U.S. Secret Service where Gill was the Attache of the Paris Field Office.

Gill will be speaking during Session A, "Global Migration Movements -
Challenges for the European Security Policy." This session will also feature
speakers from Berlin's Ministry of the Interior, Frontex and Europol. The
European Police Congress is taking place at the Berliner Congress Center in
Berlin, Germany. Additional information on the conference and each session is
available here (

About AGT Germany

AGT Germany is part of AGT International, one of the fastest-growing
security and public safety solutions organizations in the world. The
worldwide research and development activities of AGT International will be
coordinated and further developed at AGT International's research center in
Darmstadt, Germany. As a service provider, AGT Germany provides end-to-end,
integrated solutions for clients in the public and private sector. AGT
Germany is headquartered in Berlin.

AGT International, lead by founder and CEO Mati Kochavi, has operations
on five continents and partners with governments and corporations to help
them predict, prepare for, prevent and manage challenges and threats that
arise in complex environments - with services that include urban management,
health emergency management, cyber and food security. With sales in excess of
$7 billion to date, the AGT network of companies, founded 4 years ago,
currently has 1,700 employees worldwide and is headquartered in Zurich,

About 3i-MIND

3i-MIND is the pioneer in a new category of technology that leverages
data, operational know-how and human intuition to dramatically advance the
value of intelligence and insights. Our customers include the world's most
demanding government and security organizations, urban authorities and law
enforcement organizations. We apply ground-breaking technologies, machine
learning, modeling and decision-support systems across our proprietary
3i-MIND Framework, making it simple to acquire real-time and comprehensive
knowledge even in the most complex of environments. For more information,
follow updates on Twitter @3iMIND ( and visit

Ben Haber of Racepoint Group, Inc., +1-781-487-4641, bhaber at, for 3i-MIND; or Svetlana Vaisman of Teneo Strategy Consulting, +1-212-886-1608, Svetlana.vaisman at, for AGT International

will not be displayed