Carmen Medina at BIF9: Awaiting the Second Enlightenment

Now, more than ever, we need innovators inside our biggest organizations. And yet, these rebels at work are often lacking the tools they need to be effective amidst the conflict. Carmen gives a funny and validating new spin to her 30 year story as a rebel in CIA and reminds us all that “optimism is the greatest form of rebellion."

About Carmen Medina

Working for the Central Intelligence Agency for over 30 years has given Carmen Medina a sharp appreciation for the idea of transparency. Even the covert world of intelligence could stand a little more visibility, she insists.

Recently retired from her position as Director of the Center for the Study of

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