(1999, Washington; www.censa.net).
Long-term objective: “to create an alliance of intellectual capital—spanning an array of industries and occupations—that will enhance U.S. security and that of our friends and allies.” Also seeks to improve long term national security policymaking by building a cohesive network of talented midcareer professionals across sectors, providing them with ongoing opportunities to learn real world practice from peers and experts across disciplines, and building the preeminent platform for production and distribution of quality midcareer analysis, research and op-eds into the national security community. Publishes compendia, policy columns, an email newsletter, and guest columns. Holds a dinner series in Washington, New York, London, and five other cities. Founder and Chairman: Michael Fenzel; Executive Director, James Kirkhope.