Tradecraft and Professional Development Committee

The Tradecraft and Professional Development Committee covers and implements ways to assess the need for geospatial intelligence professionals to support government, industry and academia.

The committee determines the basic and advanced qualifications for geospatial intelligence professionals and assessment of education and training programs, which prepare individuals for entry of advancement in the GEOINT profession.

This committee works very closely with the Technical and Academic Committees.

The committee meets the third Friday of every month.

Chairman: Michael Hauck

Co-Chairman: Steve Thomas

If you are interested in participating in this working group, please contact

Past Meetings

Meeting Notes for September 2018

Meeting Notes for July 2018 & NGA Top 20 List of Acquisition Challenges with Industry

Meeting Notes for April 2018

Meeting Notes for March 2018

Meeting Notes for February 2018

Meeting Notes for January 2018

Meeting Notes for December 2017

Meeting Notes for November 2017

Meeting Notes for September 2017

Meeting Notes for August 2017

Meeting Notes for July 2017

Meeting Notes for June 2017


Recruiter’s Quick Guide to GEOINT Professionals