Future Operating Environment

Trusted Autonomous Systems Defence Cooperative Research Centre

By The Cove June 23, 2021

Trusted Autonomous Systems is Australia’s first Defence Cooperative Research Centre, and is uniquely equipped to deliver world-leading autonomous and robotic technologies to enable trusted and effective cooperation between humans and machines. Their aim is to improve the competitiveness, productivity and sustainability of Australian industry.

Supporting Australia’s defence capability
Trusted Autonomous Systems, together with its participants and the Department of Defence, is developing the capacity of Australia’s defence industry to acquire, deploy and sustain the most advanced autonomous and robotic technology through:

  • delivering world-leading autonomous and robotic Defence technologies
  • building innovative IP through targeted research and technology programs
  • assisting Australian industry to develop new, improved and competitive autonomy technologies
  • evaluating the utility of autonomous systems through capability demonstrations.

A recent focus has been on, 'A ethical method for AI in Defence'. Check out a range of videos on this topic on their website. You can also watch Kate Devitt to speak on this topic during The Cove's Future Technologies of War Conference at 1545h on Wednesday 23 June 2021. 



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The views expressed in this article are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the position of the Australian Army, the Department of Defence or the Australian Government.

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