This discussion will address how S&T is investing in community-driven research and technology development to enhance resilience and help the country Build Back Better. Faced with disruptions brought on by COVID and the climate crisis, communities nationwide can shut down overnight.
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
Join us Thursday, August 26, 2021, from 1:00 – 4:30 p.m. ET for the inaugural Homeland Security Startup Studio: Converge event! This event brings together entrepreneurs, mentors, and inventors to form companies that accelerate and deliver commercial applications of DHS-relevant technologies from U.S. laboratories and research centers.
Plan identifies research S&T will conduct to understand the opportunities and risks that accompany the rapidly changing AI/ML technology landscape and its impacts to DHS missions.
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) presents goals that will enable S&T to conduct Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning (AI/ML) research, development, test, and evaluation activities to support DHS mission needs, and to advise stakeholders on developments in AI/ML and the associated opportunities and risks.
Join S&T’s SVIP for the inaugural SVIP Demo Week: a virtual showcase of 26 SVIP-funded startups and their projects supporting DHS components.
DHS SBIR Program recently awarded funding to two small businesses to develop non-contact, inexpensive machine learning training and classification technologies.
DHS S&T partnered with the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory and Think-A-Move to develop Automated Speech Recognition technology.
DHS S&T SVIP announces $199,950 in Phase 1 funding to Lauretta AI, LLC, a start-up based in Arlington, Massachusetts, to adapt their video analytic solution to meet TSA’s needs.
IQT is the independent, non-profit strategic investor for the CIA and the broader U.S. Intelligence Community – including DHS.
Washington, D.C. - The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is announcing its first ever strategic framework on the implementation and responsible integration of Artificial Intelligence in the domestic security apparatus. The Strategy was developed in response to the Trump Administration’s Executive Order 13690 Principles for the Use of Artificial Intelligence in Government. The plan emphasizes the principles necessary to maintain America’s competitive technological edge while balancing the Constitutionally guaranteed civil liberties of all Americans.