APL Wins IARPA Geopolitical Forecasting Challenge

Bulletin just handed to me!

Press Release

“Someone once said, ‘It is difficult to make predictions, especially about the future,'” said Buczak, chief scientist in APL’s Air and Missile Defense Sector and the team lead. “That accurately describes the difficulty of making true predictions in the Geopolitical Forecasting Challenge.

Well, I’ve known about this for like a month. But yeah, that’s hardcore awesome. We had a great team and one I’ve worked with on other projects. I would expect to see more of this in the future.