Human Machine Teaming: The Intelligence Cycle Reimagined

Arlington, VA | January 22, 2024 — The Mitchell Institute for Aerospace Studies announces a new entry in its Forum Paper series, Human Machine Teaming: The Intelligence Cycle Reimagined, by Lt Gen Dash Jamieson, USAF (Ret.).

As the U.S. intelligence community (IC) plays its role in assessing both opportunities and challenges related to the problem of “too much information,” it must question some of its most foundational elements. Specifically, the relevance of today’s IC and the current intelligence cycle that served as a gold standard for several decades requires rethinking, if not reinvention. The community must think through what artificial intelligence/machine learning (AI/ML) paired with human machine teaming (HMT) will do to the intelligence cycle. There is an urgent need to identify ways to rapidly adapt now and move forward. This thought piece proposes a framework for a digital HMT-driven intelligence cycle.

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