Tag: Bob Work

Bob Work quoted in Department of Defense article, “Artificial Intelligence Key to Maintaining Military, Economic Advantages, Say Leaders”

“Officials today discussed the National Security Commission on Artificial Intelligence’s recent report and the progress for the adoption and implementation of AI across the Defense Department. Marine Corps Lt. Gen. Michael S. Groen, director of the Joint Artificial Intelligence Center, and Robert O. Work, vice chair of the NSCAI, spoke

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Bob Work writes with James A. Winnefeld, Jr. and Stephanie O’Sullivan in War on the Rocks: “Steering in the Right Direction in the Military-Technical Revolution”

“A couple of years ago at the Beijing Xiangshan Forum, a senior executive at one of China’s largest defense companies claimed that ‘mechanized equipment is just like the hand of the human body.’ He continued, ‘In future intelligent wars, AI systems will be just like the brain of the human

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Bob Work quoted in National Defense Magazine article, “Commission: AI Dominance Requires Bold Action”

“The Defense Department and intelligence community must be AI-ready by 2025 to avoid falling behind, the [National Security Commission on Artificial Intelligence] commissioners said. Reaching that goal will require the government to create a Technology Competitiveness Council akin to the National Security Council, said former Deputy Secretary of Defense Robert

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Bob Work quoted in The Washington Post article, “The Cybersecurity 202: Democrats’ New Infrastructure Bill Highlights Cybersecurity Concerns”

“Today’s [Congressional] hearing comes nearly two weeks after the National Security Commission on Artificial Intelligence released a report saying the U.S. government is unprepared for the battle over AI technology with China. “‘This will be expensive and requires significant change in mind-set at the national, and agency, and Cabinet levels,’ the

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Bob Work quoted in Federal News Network article, “AI Commission Sees ‘Extraordinary’ Support to Stand up Tech-Focused Service Academy”

“Artificial intelligence tools will soon become the ‘weapons of first resort,’ and will accelerate the damage caused by cyber attacks and disinformation campaigns, former Deputy Defense Secretary Robert Work said Monday. “To stay top of this emerging threat, Work, speaking as the vice-chairman of the National Security Commission on AI, is

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Bob Work quoted in U.S. Naval Institute News article, “Panel: Future Fleet Numbers Not as Important as Capabilities Like Sealift, Unmanned”

“The Navy League hosted a panel discussion last week centered around its newest Maritime Policy Statement, produced every other year to outline the Navy League’s legislative agenda. Keynote speaker Bob Work, a former deputy secretary of defense and undersecretary of the Navy, praised the report for concentrating on policy instead

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Bob Work quoted in Federal News Network article, “Commission Tells DoD to Prepare for ‘Military AI Readiness’ by 2025”

“Former Deputy Defense Secretary Robert Work, the [National Security Commission on AI’s] vice chairman, said [its] report urges DoD to reach ‘military AI readiness’ by 2025 through training and education for service members and shared access to AI software-trained models “The commission also recommends that the secretary of Defense should established readiness

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