intelligence analysis

April 20, 2012
By George Seffers

The Boeing Company, Engineering, Operations & Technology, St. Louis, Missouri, is being awarded a $9,176,292 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to create experimental serious games to train participants and measure their proficiency in recognizing and mitigating the cognitive biases that commonly affect all types of intelligence analysis. Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity.

March 7, 2012
By George Seffers

Applied Research Associates, Albuquerque, New Mexico, is being awarded a $15,295,188 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for a program to develop technologies to aid the analyst in geolocating images and videos in any outdoor terrestrial location in the world. Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity.

February 17, 2012
By George Seffers

ObjectVideo Incorporated, Reston, Virginia, is being awarded a $9,999,919 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for creation of an analyst tool to extract relevant information from unstructured imagery that contains little or no metadata by integrating existing computer vision and pattern matching algorithms. Air Force Research Laboratory, Rome, New York, is the contracting activity.

October 17, 2011
By Beverly Schaeffer

No detail is too small to hide from a new imagery analysis technology that aims to harness brainwaves to narrow down-and speed up-the search process.

September 29, 2011
By George Seffers

University of Oklahoma, Norman, Oklahoma, is being awarded a $10,773,593 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to create experimental serious games to train participants and measure their proficiency in recognizing and mitigating the cognitive biases that commonly affect all types of intelligence analysis. The research objective is to experimentally manipulate variables in serious games and to determine whether and how such variables enable player-participant recognition and persistent mitigation of cognitive biases. U.S.

September 15, 2010
By George Seffers

Booz Allen Hamilton Incorporated, Herndon, Virginia, was awarded a nearly $18 million contract which will provide Criminal Investigation Task Force All-Source Intelligence Analysis. The 55th Contracting Squadron, Offutt Air Force Base, Nebraska, is the contracting activity.