Pentagon needs a more powerful CTO office, says AI advisory panel
The DOD's CTO needs more teeth, according to the former Deputy Secretary of Defense and the National Security Commissions on Artificial Intelligence.
Eric Schmidt and other founding Defense Innovation Board members depart
Eric Schmidt and other influential DIB board members, including Jen Pahlka, ended their four-year terms offering DOD advice on how to work better with tech.
National Security Commission on AI recommends digital reserve corps and academy
The ideas would help to increase the technology workforce in the government and retain workers in the private secretor through a reserve corps like the military.
National Security Commission on AI needs to be more transparent, court rules
The National Security Commision on AI needs to let the public know more about it's work, a court recently ruled.
Defense Innovation Board’s Josh Marcuse heads to Google
The executive director of the Defense Innovation Board is leaving for Google where he will work in the tech giant's public sector team.
Federal R&D spending on AI should be doubled, then doubled again, commission says
The National Security Commission on Artificial Intelligence calls for an immediate doubling of funding for non-defense R&D around AI starting next fiscal year, and then again in fiscal 2022.