January 03, 2018

Big Data, AI to Advance Modeling and Simulation

Featuring Gregory C. Allen

Source: National Defense

Journalist Yasmin Tadjdeh

Military officials and industry experts have long discussed how artificial intelligence can benefit the warfighter. The technology promises to crunch mountains of data into easily digestible bites of actionable information and to predict when parts on a vehicle are about to wear out.

However, there has been less emphasis on how it can improve modeling and simulations for training purposes — a market area that is becoming increasingly important as service leaders across the board call for more investment to improve readiness.

During the recent National Training and Simulation Association’s Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation and Education Conference in Orlando, Florida, military officials and industry experts discussed the benefits of applying the emerging technology to such scenarios.

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  • Gregory C. Allen

    Former Adjunct Senior Fellow, Technology and National Security Program

    Gregory C. Allen is a former Adjunct Senior Fellow at the Center for a New American Security (CNAS) Technology and National Security Program. Mr. Allen focuses on the intersec...