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Adam Hepworth


Major Adam J Hepworth is the 2022 Chief of Army Scholar. Adam is an Operations Research Systems Analyst, resident at the University of New South Wales as a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) candidate in Computer Science. In his previous role, Adam was the Technical Lead - Artificial Intelligence and Data Science in Army’s Robotic and Autonomous Systems Implementation and Coordination Office, RICO. He received the M.S. in Operations Research from the United States Naval Postgraduate School (2017), M.Log&SupChMngmt from the University of South Australia (2015), and B.Sc. in Mathematics from the University of New South Wales, Canberra (2009). His current research contributes to swarm shepherding for human-swarm teaming, activity recognition and behaviour prediction, and the design of artificial intelligence systems.