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C. Whitlock, F. StricklandWinning the National Security AI Competitionhttps://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4842-8814-6_1

1. The Three Imperatives to Develop AI Leaders

Chris Whitlock1   and Frank Strickland2
Colorado Springs, CO, USA
Centreville, VA, USA

“[Artificial Intelligence] will literally affect every operation, mission that we do. And it's going to require a different way of training and educating our commanders and our people.”

—Former Deputy Secretary of Defense, Robert Work, 2021

“Senior leaders championing AI adoption and workforce development are essential, yet their understanding and appreciation of AI is highly inconsistent and support often ends ...

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