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#92 Patrick Williams on the Weather and IO

The Cognitive Crucible

The Cognitive Crucible is a forum that presents different perspectives and emerging thought leadership related to the information environment. The opinions expressed by guests are their own, and do not necessarily reflect the views of or endorsement by the Information Professionals Association. During this episode, USAF Col Pat Williams discusses the weather, information operations, and how the 557th Wing predicts and influences behavior. After describing the mission and capabilities of the Air Force’s only weather wing, Pat also discusses the 557th Wing’s recent realignment as a subordinate unit of the 16th Air Force. He reviews several historical examples where weather played a critical role in military operations–including the very first tornado forecast. Then, he discusses how weather analyses are playing an increasing role in influence and decision-making at the tactical, operational, and strategic levels. Resources: How weather is playing a role in information warfare USAF 557th Weather Wing Col Pat Williams Bio The First Operational Tornado Forecast Twenty Million to One "You are about to set a precedent." - Gen. Fred S. Borum The Little Ice Age: How Climate Made History 1300-1850 by  Brian M. Fagan Agent of Influence: How to Use Spy Skills to Persuade Anyone, Sell Anything, and Build a Successful Business by Jason Hansen Disinformation: Former Spy Chief Reveals Secret Strategies for Undermining Freedom, Attacking Religion, and Promoting Terrorism by Lt. Gen. Ion Mihai Pacepa, Ronald Rychlak Gen. Ian Pacepa Link to full show notes and resources https://information-professionals.org/episode/cognitive-crucible-episode-90 Guest Bio:  Colonel Patrick C. Williams is the Commander, 557th Weather Wing, Offutt Air Force Base, Omaha Nebraska. He leads more than 1,450 active duty and civil service personnel at 19 locations around the world providing centralized weather insights, products and services, including climatological and electromagnetic spectrum degradation forecasts, to Air Force, Space Force, Army, Joint Force, and other Department of Defense activities. The 557th Weather Wing executes worldwide weather operations to enable air and space superiority, intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance, rapid mobility, global strike, and command and control in support of all geographic and functional combatant commands. Colonel Williams received his commission from the United States Air Force Academy in May 1998. He became well versed in aviation, cyber, space, intelligence, and Army operations and held a wide variety of positions to include 2d Weather Group Commander, 19th Expeditionary Weather Squadron Commander, command weather briefer, flight commander, staff officer for Air, Army, and Joint Staffs, program element monitor, executive officer and aide-de-camp. Colonel Williams served two combat tours in Iraq (as flight commander) and Afghanistan (as 19th Expeditionary Weather Squadron Commander) respectively. About: The Information Professionals Association (IPA) is a non-profit organization dedicated to exploring the role of information activities, such as influence and cognitive security, within the national security sector and helping to bridge the divide between operations and research. Its goal is to increase interdisciplinary collaboration between scholars and practitioners and policymakers with an interest in this domain. For more information, please contact us at communications@information-professionals.org. Or, connect directly with The Cognitive Crucible podcast host, John Bicknell, on LinkedIn. Disclosure: As an Amazon Associate, 1) IPA earns from qualifying purchases, 2) IPA gets commissions for purchases made through links in this post.


19 Apr 2022

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White Sox take 2 of 3 from Rays, Patrick Williams talk (Hour 2)

Laurence Holmes Show

In the second hour, Laurence Holmes was joined by James Fegan of the Athletic to share his takeaways from the White Sox winning two of three games against the Rays in their weekend series. He also discussed White Sox right-hander Dylan Cease looking more comfortable with who he is as a pitcher. Holmes then discussed the Bulls' 93-86 loss to the Bucks in Game 1 of their first-round series Sunday evening and explained what he hopes to see from second-year forward Patrick Williams moving forward. Later, Holmes discussed Cubs rookie outfielder Seiya Suzuki's great start to the season and his MLB career.


18 Apr 2022

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How Bulls can create offense against Bucks & unlocking Patrick Williams (Hour 3)

Dan Bernstein Show

In the final hour, Dan Bernstein and Will Perdue had a long, wide-ranging Bulls conversation about how they can find offensive success against the heavily favored Bucks in their matchup in the first round of the playoffs and how the team can improve its roster moving forward. They also discussed how the Bulls can best unlock the potential of second-year forward Patrick Williams.


14 Apr 2022

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CLASSIC: Alchemy | with Damien Patrick Williams

Stuff They Don't Want You To Know

In today's classic episode, the gang joins forces with special guest Damien Patrick Williams (aka @Wolven) as they explore the origins of alchemy, as well as its strangest secrets, famous practitioners and effects on the modern day.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.


29 Mar 2022

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Ryan Poles Has Not Started the Clock, Cubs Fans Face a New Reality, Patrick Williams Returns, and God Bless the NCAA Tournament

The Full Go with Jason Goff

‘The Full Go’ begins by following a very busy couple of days for the Bears. Jason discusses Bears GM Ryan Poles’s first week of free agency, which featured the first misstep of his tenure, Larry Ogunjobi. After Ogunjobi failed his physical, Poles was left to find another 3-technique DT to anchor his defense (02:41). With spring training finally underway, the Cubs take the field without many of the beloved faces that fans came to adore over the years. Jason reminds us how life comes at you fast, even for a fan base whose World Series title seemed like just yesterday (14:02). Following another loss on Friday to Phoenix, the Bulls’ losing streak hits three. With Patrick Williams slated to return Monday night, Jason explains how much the loss of WIlliams this season hurt not only him but also the team and why the Bulls need him now more than ever (24:05). Plus, a new holiday is born in the midst of the NCAA tournament (36:54).Host: Jason GoffProducers: Steve Ceruti, Chris Tannehill, and Jessie Lopez Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices


21 Mar 2022

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Patrick Williams update and debating what is a successful season for the Bulls this year

Bulls Talk Podcast

The Bulls are slowly getting pieces back as Alex Caruso gets settled back in, now Patrick Williams is scheduled to return to play. What should be expected from the 4th overall pick? Rob Schaefer, K.C. Johnson, and Tony Gill discuss what they expect from Williams upon his return and they provide updates on the injury. Later in the podcast, the group debates what a successful season looks like for the Bulls this year.(2:40) - Patrick Williams is cleared for contact(6:30) - What is expected from Patrick Willaims when he returns?(14:30) - Bulls are sliding in the standings, how far would the Bulls have to slide to not deem this season a success?(25:48) - Alex Caruso seemingly re-injures his wrist(29:30) - Zach LaVine will be dealing with his knee all seasonSee Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.


18 Mar 2022

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Bulls defensive slips, tough schedule, and Patrick Williams update

Bulls Talk Podcast

Amongst the mess at Halas Hall, Chicago's true winter team the Bulls are back and steady, but recently;y there have been some issues we need to discuss. KC Johnson and Rob Schaefer break down the defensive issue plaguing the Bulls in recent games that came to a head against the Dallas Mavericks, they also discuss the tough schedule the Bulls have to go through that's coming up, Patrick Williams updates, and potential trade talks surrounding the Bulls.(2:14) - Are there long term defensive concerns for the Bulls?(9:05) - Can the Bulls fix defense with the tough schedule coming up?(15:40) - Will Patrick Williams come back soon?(20:50) - Is Jerami Grant to the Bulls a real thing?(25:30) - What will it take for the Bulls to get Jerami Grant?See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.


11 Jan 2022

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Episode 61 - Anthony Santiago, James Domke, and Patrick Williams (Three Cheers Too Late)

The Keep It Posi Podcast

The guests for episode 61 of The Keep It Posi Podcast are Anthony Santiago, James Domke, and Patrick Williams of Three Cheers Too Late, a pop punk band from New Jersey. They have a new EP coming out next month! In this conversation, we talked about the new music they’ve been working on, playing shows again, CDs, Britney, ringtones, and more. The Acoustic Sessions EP will be out on October 15th! You can purchase their music over at threecheerstoolate.bandcamp.com. This week, The Posi Spotlight is focused on Wise Animal Rescue, a nonprofit organization in New Jersey dedicated to the well-being of dogs of all breeds. They are a network of caring people with a grassroots approach working towards a world where no dog is neglected, abused, or homeless. Wise rescues dogs of all ages and breeds from unsafe environments as well as those who are abandoned or surrendered. To learn more or make a donation to Wise Animal Rescue, you can visit wiseanimalrescue.org. Thank you for listening! Keep it posi! The Keep It Posi Podcast is brought to you by Anchor.fm, the easiest way to make a podcast.


8 Sep 2021

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Patrick Williams interview from Summer League

Bulls Talk Podcast

This Summer League is an important one, especially for Patrick Williams. Rob Schaefer and K.C. Johnson break down The Paw's growth so far in three games and discuss how the rest of the young Bulls are faring so far. The guys also provide updates on Lauri Markkanen's status. In the second half of the pod, K.C. interviews Williams as they discuss his Summer League play so far, his background and how he got to where he is today.(1:50) - Patrick Williams is getting a lot of opportunities to do a lot of different things in Simmer League(11:35) - Lauri Markkanen updates(15:26) - Patrick Williams interview with KC Johnson(25:00) - Goals for his sophomore campaign(30:51) - Rapid fire questions for The PawSee Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.


13 Aug 2021

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Patrick Williams makes US Select Team, Fake Bulls trades

Bulls Talk Podcast

Jason Goff, K.C. Johnson, Rob Schaefer and Tony Gill discuss Patrick Williams being named to the US Select Team, which will be practicing against the Olympic team; a trade scenario for Spencer Dinwiddie that may fix the Bulls’ need at point guard; if Thad Young is in the long-term plans for the franchise; and Chris Paul making it to the NBA Finals. Oh, and Cam Payne.(4:25) - Benefits Patrick Williams will get playing with and against the best players in the world on the US Select Team(12:40) - Possible trade scenarios for the Bulls to get Spencer Dinwiddie(22:10) - Will Thad Young be a key piece for the Bulls moving forward?(34:30) - Chri Paul makes his first Finals appearanceSee Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.


2 Jul 2021