Artificial Intelligence and Autonomy

12-14 February 2019
Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory
Kossiakoff Center
11100 Johns Hopkins Road
Laurel, MD 20723

Chairs: Dr. Yuna Wong, Dr. George “Mark” Waltensperger, & Mr. Don Timian

This special meeting on the AI and Autonomy or Autonomous Systems (AS) is to introduce DoD, DHS, and Allied analyst to key ideas, issues, and some of the many current applications for AI and AS.  Topics include an overview to AI and autonomy; examples of commercial and defense applications; international perspectives on AI and autonomy; and implications for the analyst community.  This meeting is being held at the unclassified level.


Ms. Mary J. Miller, Principal Deputy to the Director of Defense Research and Engineering for Research and Technology, OUSD (RE)
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BG, Matthew Easley, USAR, Director, Army AI Task Force
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AI and Autonomy Resources

View AI and Autonomy Agenda

View 87th Focus Session 1 Information Document

View Map of JHU/APL

View Terms of Reference (TOR) Document

View Reading List


AI and Autonomy Fees:

Member: $450   Non Member: $550

Member: $500   Non Member: $600

Member: $550   Non Member: $650




Homewood Suites Columbia/Laurel
7531 Montpelier Road
Laurel, MD 20723
Phone: 240-360-2725

The Laurel Homewood Suites is holding a limited block of rooms under the per diem rate of $106, not including any applicable taxes. Reservations must be made by 11 January and may sell out before. Parking is complimentary. Click here to visit the direct link to reserve your room. 

Event Contacts

Event Content:
Ms. Jennifer Ferat at or (703) 933-9074

Ms. Shelbie Jenkins at or (703) 933-9072

Ms. Tina Yan at or (703) 933-9076