SERC TALKS with Dr. Sandra Hobson
December 1 @ 1:00 pm EST
This is the final Talk of the three-part series on “Test and Evaluation” curated and moderated by: Dr. Laura Freeman, SERC Research Council Member, Director of the Hume Center’s Intelligent Systems Lab and Assistant Dean for Research in the College of Science, and Research Associate Professor in the Department of Statistics at Virginia Tech. Prior Talks in the series are as follows:
- August 18, 2021: SERC TALKS: “What Does Test & Evaluation Mean in a Digital Engineering Enabled World?” with Dr. Darryl K. Ahner, P.E., Director, Scientific Test and Analysis Techniques Center of Excellence (STAT COE), Air Force Institute of Technology (AFIT)
- October 27, 2021: SERC TALKS: “Progress in Test and Evaluation of AI-enabled Systems in the DoD” with Dr. Yevgeniya “Jane” Pinelis, Chief, Test, Evaluation, and Assessment, Department of Defense Joint Artificial Intelligence Center (JAIC)
Speaker: Dr. Sandra Hobson, Deputy Director for Strategic Initiatives, Policy and Emerging Technologies, DOT&E, OSD | CONTACT
Dr. Hobson earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Aerospace Engineering from the United States Naval Academy and her Doctor of Philosophy degree in Aerospace Engineering from A. James Clark School of Engineering at University of Maryland. Dr. Hobson is a recipient of the National Fellowship for Exceptional Researcher awarded by UNESCO (the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization), and two Secretary of Defense Medals for Meritorious Civilian Service.
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