Todd Carrico’s Bio

Dr. Todd Carrico is a recognized expert in cognitive agent computing, intelligent distributed systems, and Artificial Intelligence (AI) planning, Dr. Todd Carrico is the founder and CEO of Cougaar Software, Inc. (CSI).   As a thought leader in cognitive agent technology, Dr. Carrico has influenced the concepts, requirements, and designs of numerous military systems, and he remains one of the visionaries on the application of AI and Autonomy to military logistics, including intelligent planning and execution, and intelligent automation technologies.

Prior to starting CSI Dr. Carrico was the DARPA program manager for the Advanced Logistics Project (ALP) and later the UltraLog Program.  These programs used advanced agent technologies to solve massive logistics problems in the military domain.   A former U.S. Air Force officer and Stanford University researcher, Dr. Carrico holds a Ph.D. in Computer Science.