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Pentagon announces new leadership for chief digital, AI office


The Pentagon’s new Chief Digital and Artificial Intelligence Office (CDAO) has hired nearly a dozen senior leaders to serve in its top positions — and met its June 1 deadline to reach full operating capability, FedScoop learned Wednesday. This news comes nearly six months after the Department of Defense launched a major organizational restructure to place a number of technology-driving components under this newly established office, with the ultimate aim…

JAIC director sees improvement in Pentagon contracting for artificial intelligence capabilities


The Department of Defense is getting better at contracting as the U.S. military accelerates its efforts to integrate artificial intelligence into the force, the director of the Joint Artificial Intelligence Center said Wednesday. Protecting the government’s intellectual property is one example of an area where improvements have been made, according to Lt. Gen. Michael Groen. In the past “lots of vendors started to come on board and …  [were] charging…