IARPA Launches Hybrid Forecasting Competition to Improve Predictions Through Human-Machine Integration

IARPA Launches Hybrid Forecasting Competition to Improve Predictions Through Human-Machine Integration

WASHINGTON – The Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity, in the Office of the Director of National Intelligence, announced today a multi-year research effort to improve geopolitical forecasting. The Hybrid Forecasting Competition—“HFC”—program aims to improve accuracy in predicting worldwide geopolitical issues, including foreign political elections, interstate conflict, disease outbreaks, and economic indicators by leveraging the relative strengths of humans and machines.

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