The COIN Center conducted a highly informative webcast on 12 July. Mr. Mike Kershner, a retired SF COL conducted the presentation. He has operational experience in 55 countries and currently leads training and education for the Biometrics Identity Management Agency (BIMA). The briefing provided units and interagency partners the latest on biometric capabilities to assist in pre-deployment education and training, and in planning and executing counterinsurgency operations. To listen to the webcast and view the accompanying slides, go to the Defense Connect Online link here. To view the webcast products, to include meeting summary, slides, participant list and chat log, go to the COIN Center Public website here.