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Bluewater Association for Lifelong Learning Series

September 14, 2023 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

The Life of a Canadian Spy in the Age of Terrorism

  • Date: Thursday Sept. 14, 2023  10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
  • Location: Bayshore Community Centre, Owen Sound

Former Canadian Spy Andrew Kirsch gives a rarely seen peek behind the curtain of Canada’s intelligence agency. He explains what the Canadian Security Intelligence Service (CSIS) is, what it’s really like to work there, and why it’s important that you know more about it!

In this talk Andrew will share some entertaining stories from his national bestselling memoir I Was Never Here to explain the threats Canada faces, the challenges to come and the role we all must play to keep each other safe.

Lecturer – Andrew Kirsch

Andrew Kirsch served as an intelligence officer with the Canadian Security Intelligence Service (CSIS) for a decade. His memoir, I Was Never Here was an instant national bestseller. Recently, Andrew founded Kirsch Group, a boutique Risk Consultancy serving government, corporate and private clients.



September 14, 2023
10:00 am - 12:00 pm


Bayshore Community Centre