Philip S. Antón, Ph.D., Chief Scientist, Acquisition Innovation Research Center, Stevens Institute of Technology
Philip S. Antón conducts research on acquisition, policy, AI, cybersecurity, emerging technologies, and test infrastructure. He is the Chief Scientist, Acquisition Innovation and Research Center, at the Stevens Institute of Technology. Prior to this, he was a Senior Information Scientist and Director at RAND. He served two Pentagon tours as the Deputy Director for Acquisition Policy Analysis, receiving the Secretary of Defense Medal for Outstanding Public Service in 2017. From 1992 to 1998, Dr. Antón managed and conducted artificial intelligence research at MITRE. Dr. Antón earned his Ph.D. and M.S. in information and computer science from UCI (computational neuroscience and artificial intelligence) and his B.S. in computer engineering from UCLA.