IARPA in the News 2015

The Daily Pennsylvanian

Ordinary citizens may be able to out-predict professional analysts and pundits...“Basically, the question that IARPA [Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity] wanted to answer was ‘what are the best possible ways to ask people to elicit probability forecasts’, and ‘what are the most accurate ways of combining those forecasts from a large group of people who are crowdsourced from all over the world?’”

Defense One

Agencies and organizations represented at the Defense One Summit included: the U.S. Department of Defense, the U.S. Army, the U.S. Navy, U.S. Special Operations Command, CIA, the FBI, the White House, the U.S. Department of Justice, the National Counterterrorism Center, Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity (IARPA), in addition to defense industry leaders and technology experts.

SRI International

Meta (formerly Sciencescape Inc.) and SRI International today announce a licensing agreement to integrate SRI’s predictive intelligence capabilities into Meta’s existing proprietary scientific literature discovery and platform services. The acquired technology, originally created by SRI for the Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity (IARPA) Foresight and Understanding from Scientific Exposition (FUSE) project, will enable academic and scientific industries to detect emerging scientific and technical advances...

Market Watch

TORONTO, ON, Nov 03, 2015 (Marketwired via COMTEX) -- Meta (formerly Sciencescape Inc.), a big data company for science and intellectual property, announces the launch of its universal machine intelligence platform...Horizon Scanning (in collaboration with SRI International) - Meta has licensed SRI International's technologies developed under the Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity (IARPA) Foresight and Understanding from Scientific Exposition (FUSE) program to market as part of Meta's literature discovery and platform services.

Quartz

You meet someone special. Things go well. Your thoughts turn to the future....Earlier this year, the Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity, a US government intelligence research agency, wrapped up a four-year forecasting tournament.