Dr Tien Pham is the Chief Scientist for the Computational & Information Sciences Directorate (CISD) at U.S. DEVCOM ARL He oversees basic and applied research associated within the ARL Competencies in Military Information Sciences and Network, Cyber & Computational Sciences and the cross-cutting research efforts in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning. Has 30+ years of R&D and research program management experience and has published results in wide-ranging research areas from information sciences to networked sensing, multi-modal sensor fusion, and acoustics. He actively participates in a number of technical forums including IEEE, SPIE Defense + Commercial Sensing, Military Sensing Symposium, ISIF Fusion, AAAI Fall Symposium Series, Naval Applications of Machine Learning, Acoustical Society of America and NATO & TTCP. Dr Pham received his B.S. (Magna Cum Laude), M.S. and PhD degrees in Electrical Engineering at the University of Maryland, College Park, USA, in 1988, 1991 and 2006 respectively.