LMI, JAIC Reach Agreement for Data Management Consulting and Assistance; Vice President Kristen Cheman quoted
LMI entered into a base order agreement with the Department of Defense’s Joint Artificial Intelligence Center to offer artificial intelligence-related data management and analytics services.
Work under the agreement is designed to drive and strengthen the implementation of AI while helping the department navigate better collect and input data for AI applicationsthe Tysons Corner, Va.-based consulting firm said Monday.
Kristen Chemanvice president of digital and analytics solutions at LMI, said the company’s team is “excited to have the opportunity to help the DoD achieve its goals of maturing, adopting, and sustaining the ‘AI’.
LMI will work with the JAIC as well as combatant commands to meet the AI needs of different military branches and select appropriate locations for AI integration.
Cheman said she believes LMI is ready for its new mission due to the company’s prioritization of data readiness strategies such as “enterprise data management and synthetic data generation.”
She also noted the consultancy’s “partnerships within the AI software industry, our academic partnerships within the LMI Research Institute, and our team of more than 500 data engineers, data scientists and developers” as crucial to their role in the agreement.
LMI’s background in various data collection activities also prepares him for the task at hand. Their specialties include data engineering, data integration, data collection and curation, as well as database design and development, data science, and outreach project and program management.
The Basic Order Agreement is a function of the JAIC Data Preparation Artificial Intelligence Development Program.