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Accelerating the Impact of Data Science and AI for the Defence Community


Before our Data Study Group application deadline

We are bringing together expertise in data science, computer science, and social science to improve the use of data in the defence community.

Over the next three years, the Defence Data Research Centre will focus on advancing technical and cultural capabilities at the Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl) in their use of data science and AI.

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Our team consists of leading researchers from universities and institutes across the UK.

Our research consortium is led by the University of Exeter, supported by the Universities of Liverpool and Surrey, the Digital Catapult and the Defence AI Centre.

Want to work with us?

We welcome enquiries from individuals and institutions who are interested in working with us. Please contact us if you would like to find out more.

Our partner institutions: