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Amir Husain

Founder, SparkCognition

Amir Husain is the founder and chief executive officer of SparkCognition, a cognitive analytics company. He is the author of "The Sentient Machine" (Scribner, 2017).

A New Industrial Base Is Taking Shape. Call It the Military-AI Complex.

The most essential Pentagon suppliers will be the ones that master robotics and artificial intelligence.


Putin Says Russia’s New Weapons Can’t Be Beat. With AI and Robotics, They Can.

Instead of single interceptors rising to meet an enemy missile, think about swarms of sub-launched UAVs armed with explosives, sensors, and brains.