First NATO Workshop on Autonomous Cyberdefence

On March 19 NATO IST152 Research Task Group on Autonomous Intelligent Agents for Cyberdefence organised the first NATO-Industry workshop on Autonomous Cyber Defence at Cranfield University, UK. The workshop saw a very good participation both in terms of audience size and interaction with the group members. In the first part… Continue reading

The Geopolitics of AI

I delivered a talk on how Artificial Intelligence is influencing geopolitics balance and international relations at the 2019 Pirate Security Conference in Munich. The conference is organised by the German Pirate Party and others and represents and “alternative” to the Munich Security Conference, held on the same days. After summarising… Continue reading

IET Cyberdefence Workshop Talk on Intelligent Agents

At the annual CS4ICS conference organised at its Savoy Place venue in London by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET), I presented on February 8 2019 the work of the NATO IST-152 Research Group on Autonomous Intelligent Agents. The talk was part of the “Internet of Battle Things (IoBT):… Continue reading

EU Strategy on Artificial Intelligence

The European Commission published on April 25 2018 a Communication outlining the strategy of the EU for Artificial Intelligence. This post looks at the document, its structure and main points. While the first two chapters deal with a general introduction an AI scenarios and Europe’s competitive posture in the international… Continue reading

Jason Healey on Autonomous Intelligent Agents

I had the opportunity to ask Jason Healey, editor of “A Fierce Domain – Conflict in Cyberspace, 1986 to 2012” and director of the Cyber Statecraft Initiative of the Atlantic Council, some questions on Autonomous Intelligent Agents (AIAs) in cyber conflict for a feature article that will be published in the fall… Continue reading

Autonomous Intelligent Agents in Cyber Offence

During the last CyCon conference, organized by the Cooperative Cyber Defence Center of Exellence in Tallinn, Estonia, I presented a paper titled “Autonomous Intelligent Agents in Cyber Offence”, exploring the concept of AIAs, a complete definition, taxonomy and scenarios of applications.  The paper also includes an overview of the legal… Continue reading