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Focus Area:

Advanced Influence and Information Capabilities

Project Cost:


Project Duration:

49 months


Johns Hopkins University/ Applied Physics Lab


The Nightingale and subsequent Hypatia system.

End User:

Department of State, Global Engagement Center


The Nightingale effort created a digital workflow, approval, and archival process in support of the Department of State's Global Engagement Center (GEC). The system provided enhanced coordination, information sharing, flexibility, and messaging capabilities in support of the GEC's countering violent extremism efforts in critical areas around the world.

Operational Impact:

GEC analysts were able to rapidly engage a wider audience earlier in the conversation cycle, leading to greater effectiveness of their messaging.


System transitioned to Department of State, Global Engagement Center.