Hicks touts data quality to drive AI countering China's influence

By Rick Weber / March 7, 2024 at 12:18 PM
Deputy Defense Secretary Kathleen Hicks is touting the superiority of the Defense Department's data to power the artificial intelligence that will counter China's efforts for global dominance, while stressing the Pentagon's commitment to human control of emerging AI uses. “The quality data powering DOD's applications of AI comes from decades of real-world, modern military operations, and years in active war zones,” Hicks told the National Security Institute summit in Tampa, FL. “Our data also leverages abundant, resilient sensors and data-transmission...

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