IARPA in the News 2014

ExecutiveGov

The Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity has kicked off a multi-year collaborative research effort to design new tools and work to help analysts solve complex problems.

IARPA launched the Strengthening Human Adaptive Reasoning and Problem-Solving project to further study cognitive skills in healthy and high-performing people, IARPA said Monday.

Bloomberg News

What are they thinking?

The intelligence community, it appears, is in the market for thinking caps.

In the interest of improving “reasoning and problem-solving,” the Office of the Director of National Intelligence has hired some high-level talent to conduct some research into the question of how sharper thinking might help out with the complex problems they face there.