Defence and Security Accelerator: Revolutionise the human information relationship for Defence
This Defence and Security Accelerator (the Accelerator) themed competition seeks new technologies, processes and ways of operating to improve Defence staff’s ability to analyse and exploit data to inform decision-making. This competition will cover 3 challenge areas:
Challenge 1: allowing rapid and automated integration of new sensors
Challenge 2: free up personnel by the innovative use of machine learning algorithms and artificial intelligence (AI) for military advantage
Challenge 3: make effective use of operator cognitive capacity, particularly by human-machine teaming
The competition will be briefed at the Defence and Security Accelerator Innovation Network event on 23 February 2017 and at a webinar on 27 February 2017.
Total funding for phase 1 and phase 2 of this competition is up to £6 million.