Andrew (Andy) Bringuel, II, was a FBI Supervisory Special Agent (SSA) Instructor/Consultant/Researcher at the FBI Academy’s Behavioral Science Unit with over 27 years. He has extensive experience as a researcher, trainer, negotiator, consultant, investigator and manager before retiring in April 2017.

Andy has a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Criminology and Education, respectively. He managed two successful research programs including the Behavioral Informatics Technology Studies (BITS) program which looked at 21st century technologies and impact on human cognition and behavior as well as the Terrorism Research Analysis Program (TRAP) that was awarded the Thomas Jefferson Award for research by the University of Virginia.

Mr. Bringuel provides the rarest of combinations including operational investigative experience, management experience, academic research told in a practical and humorous instructional style.

A dynamic public speaker who has taught around the world, he ties academic concepts to compelling story-lines like the use of deception while working as an undercover Agent for a year, or the use of quantitative and qualitative analysis in finding a key piece of evidence of a bomb used to kill a federal judge, or the use of trust and control to influence the behavior of a criminal informant.

Whether you are looking to better understand relational leadership principles to improve employee relations or how to improve sales through the use of behavioral analysis assessments for targeted negotiations Andy Bringuel can help.

The BSU, LLC has a broad portfolio with training on a number of topics including Cyber Security affecting (Wetware ) Human Factors, and understanding the science of happiness to improve stress management and resiliency or improve emotional intelligence through mindfulness training the BSU, LLC should be who you call.

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Technology and Informatics in the 21st Century

Andrew Bringuel, II

This keynote or course topic deals with the rapidly changing world in terms of technologies and the affects on human beliefs and behavior.

This program speaks to the IoT world we live in and how it affecting humans from recruiting and radicalizing terrorists to campaigning and communicating for politicians. Computer mediated communications are only one topic discussed in this program as the changing technology includes issues like digital exhaust which has helped police solve crimes in ways unimagined, the class will gain a new perspective on the threats to wetware (human users) and social engineering, and the threats over the horizon from 3D printers, nanotechnologies, bio-technologies, and robotics.

The class will explore the future of technologies and the threat they pose to an open and democratic society and the implications that governments will have no choice but to restrict the use of these disruptive technologies in order to manage social order.


  • Emerging technologies and the affects on human behavior
  • Use of technologies by both bad guys and good guys
  • The world in 2050 - will there be room for democracy?

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