Artificial Intelligence for Royal Navy – Request for Information

Artificial Intelligence for Royal Navy – Request for Information

This RFI aims to achieve 2 outcomes:
1) Identify available AI capabilities such as Natural Language Processing to capture and analyse mass text and speech.

RFI0016 – PROVISION OF ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE FOR NavyX

Contract summary

 

Industry

  • Software package and information systems – 48000000

Location of contract

South East

Procurement reference

tender_287164/1002134

Published date

4 October 2021

Closing date

29 October 2021

Contract is suitable for SMEs?

Yes

Contract is suitable for VCSEs?

Yes

 

Description

NavyX is one of several accelerators within a Technology and Innovation ecosystem and part of the Navy Command DEVELOP function which manages the Royal Navy’s future capability requirements. Covering scouting, research and ideation through to solution engineering and scaling in an accelerated environment, NavyX delivers new and disruptive capabilities to maintain military advantage.
One of our challenges is to identify the specific problems that must be solved, the answers to which are hidden in legacy verbal or text reporting processes.

RFI intended outcomes
This RFI aims to achieve 2 outcomes:
1) Identify available AI capabilities such as Natural Language Processing to capture and analyse mass text and speech.
2) Obtain a brief, written overview of how the capability could be applied to the identification of lessons, common themes and trends as well as the analysis of problems.

 

More information

 

Attachments

 

How to apply

 

Follow the instructions given in the description or the more information section.

 

About the buyer

 

Contact name

Rosemary Wright

Address

Whale Island
Portsmouth
PO2 8BY
England

Email

NAVYCOMRCL-RFI@mod.gov.uk