In 2020, we launched the OODAcast video and podcast series designed to provide you with insightful analysis and intelligence to inform your decision making process. We do this through a series of expert interviews and topical videos highlighting global technologies such as cybersecurity, AI, quantum computing along with discussions on global risk and opportunity issues.

Podcast Version

The audio only podcast version is available through popular podcast apps. Find us by searching for OODAcast in any podcast directory. Or follow these links for:  Apple Podcasts, Radio Public and Spotify. You can listen directly in your browser at

Video Version

You can also check out all the videos via our YouTube Channel at

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Episode List

Each OODAcast session and full show notes are posted on the OODA Loop site, see a full list under the OODAcast Tag.

David Greenberg on Decision-making in Volatile Markets

John Spencer on Connected Soldiers and the Future of Conflict

Duyane Norman on Disrupting the CIA to Deal with Emerging Threats

First Federal CISO Greg Touhill on Advanced Cybersecurity by Design

Former Tenable CEO Ron Gula Applies a Hacker Mindset to Investing, Public Awareness, and Philanthropy

Jim Lawler on the Art of Espionage and the Perfect Intelligence Operation

Lifelong Hacker and Experienced Security Executive Alyssa Miller, Author of Cybersecurity Career Guide

Dr. Scott Shumate Profiles Russian President Vladimir Putin

Chris Butler on the Value of Adversarial Thinking in Product Design and Management

John Chambers on Risk and Opportunity in the Modern Age

Simon Clark on Investigating the Key Man and a Billion Dollar Fraud

Charity Wright on China’s Digital Colonialism

Jan Chipchase on Field Research for Actionable Insights

Ben Dubow on Detecting and Countering Malign Influence Operations

Jahon Jamali On Bitcoin, Ethereum, and the Coming Metaverse

Maury Rogow: Every Corporation Will Have A Metaverse Strategy

Alan Cohen of DCVC on Investing in Deep Tech For Humanity

Digital Self Sovereignty and Avoiding the Long Night with John Robb

Inman’s Rules: The Enduring Principles of Operational Intelligence

The Man Who Protects Our Secrets: Bob Bigman on Mitigating Enterprise Risks

Randall Fort on The Future of the Metaverse And Its Cybersecurity and Intelligence Implications

Amr Awadallah On The Biggest Challenges And Opportunities in Enterprise IT Today

Sir David Omand on Leveraging How Spies Think In Our Business and Personal Lives

Jessica Gulick: An accomplished cybersecurity practitioner turned CEO on future focused leadership

Lance Mortlock On Scenario Planning to Drive Strategic Decisions

Jer Thorp on Living in Data and Creating Better Futures

Tony Tether On Technology Leadership and Lessons Learned From DARPA

Cofer Black on Leadership Lessons Learned and Speaking Truth to Power

Gaurav Banga On Mitigating Cyber Threats Through Deep Insight Into Things That Matter Most

Kim Zetter on Understanding the Realities of Cyberthreats and How Code Has a Story to Tell

Junaid Islam on Zero Trust Architecture

Scythe CEO Bryson Bort on Enhancing Security with Realistic Adversary Emulation

Trond Undheim on the Future of Technology and a Framework for Analyzing Forces of Disruption

Jeremy King on the greatest leaders he has ever seen (and how we can all keep learning leadership)

Ben Ford, Founder of Commando Development, on the OODA Loop and Tech Leadership

Matt Devost on Entrepreneurship, Innovation, and Succeeding in Competitive Environments

Max de Groen of Bain Capital PE on the Megatrends Driving Future Tech Enabled Investments

Jim Clapper Shares Wisdom From A Career in Operational Intelligence

Ray Wang, CEO and Founder of Constellation Research, On The Business Impact of Technology

Lisa Porter On Innovation, Technology, Security and Lessons in Leadership

Nate Fick on Dynamic Leadership and Adapting to Change

Lessons In Leadership, Intelligence Analysis, and Geopolitical Trends From Retired LTG Robert Ashley, former Director of DIA

Lessons In Leadership From Ellen McCarthy and Her Journey From Junior Analyst To The Most Senior Echelons of the Intelligence Community

Robert Wallace on a Career in Intelligence and The Spy Sites Series and Spy Craft

Blake Bartlett, CEO of Janes, On Leadership and Decision Making In The Modern Age

Michele Wucker on Identifying and Confronting the Obvious Risks of Gray Rhinos

Vikram Sharma, CEO of Quintessence Labs on Leadership in the Quantum Era

Former CIA Officer Rob Richer on the Geopolitical Landscape, Leadership Lessons Learned, and Supporting Decision-makers

Camila Russo on Ethereum and the Future of Decentralized Finance (DeFi)

Will Hurd on Skills For Success In The Modern Age

Kathy and Randy Pherson, Authors of Critical Thinking for Strategic Intelligence

Ric Prado on Intelligence Operations and a Legendary Career in the CIA

Matt Devost Provides Context on the Top 10 Security, Technology, and Business Books of 2020

Mischel Kwon, Founder and CEO of W@tchTower

Masha Sedova, Co-Founder Elevate Security on Human Risk Management

Bob Gourley on Operational Intelligence for Strategic Decision-making

CEO of Women’s Society of Cyberjutsu and Cybersecurity Leader Mari Galloway

Paul Kurtz, Iconic Cybersecurity Leader and Founder of TruSTAR

Rear Admiral Paul Becker, USN (ret) on leadership in the modern age

Dr. Melissa Flagg of the Center for Security and Emerging Technology

Mark Weatherford On Leading Change As a CISO

Matt Devost on Hacking Entrepreneurship and Identifying Threats and Opportunities

Kevin Roberts on Leadership, Decision-making, and Focused Action

Gary Harrington on Leadership Lessons from Delta Force to the CIA

Michael Kanaan, Author of T-Minus AI Discusses Artificial Intelligence and Global Power

Jim Miller on Managing Policy in an Age of Constant Disruption and Dynamic Threats

Chet Richards on John Boyd and applying OODA principles to the business world

Courtney Bowman, Privacy and Civil Liberties Engineer, Palantir Technologies

Kevin DeSanto On Due Diligence and M&A Transactions and Trust Based Networking

Bradley Rotter On The Future Of Work, CryptoCurrencies, Quantum Computing and Leadership

Andy Lustig On Legal and Due Diligence Support In The High Tech Era

Paul Pagnato, CEO and Founder at PagnatoKarp and Author of The Transparency Wave

Alsop-Louie Partner and Famed Tech Executive Bill Crowell on Technology Due Diligence

Brad Meltzer, Bestselling Novelist With Insights To Inform Your Business Strategy

John Robb on Global Guerrillas and Frameworks to Drive Decision Making

Bobbie Stempfley of Carnegie Mellon University Software Engineering Institute

A Conversation With Marc Ambinder of USC Annenberg School For Communication and Journalism

A Conversation with Peter Singer on Useful Fiction and the book Burn-In

Congressman Will Hurd on the future of technology and policy

Robert Fink of Palantir on Lessons Learned From Using Data In Crisis Response

JC Raby of Boston Meridian Partners

Renowned Business Executive Scott McNealy, Co-Founder of Sun Microsystems

CEO of Percipient Balan Ayyar on the business of AI

Expert Practitioner of Analysis Carmen Medina

Lou Manousos, CEO of RiskIQ

Operational Cybersecurity Leader Cameron Over

Cybersecurity Icon Phil Reitinger, CEO of the Global Cyber Alliance

Seasoned Industry Executive and Serial Entrepreneur Henry Harrison, CTO of Garrison

Quantum Security Practitioner Jane Melia of QuintessenceLabs

Former CIA CTO Bob Flores

Tony Cole of Attivo Networks


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