Jerry Franke


Jerry Franke

Lockheed Martin

Jerry Franke is a Lockheed Martin fellow, acting chief technology officer at the Advanced Technology Laboratories, and chief scientist for Lockheed Martin’s Intelligent Systems Works. He has 22 years of experience providing technical vision and project leadership related to technologies for command and control and autonomous operation of unmanned vehicles. He has two patents awarded in autonomous mission management and contingency management and authored more than 20 publications on unmanned collaborative autonomy, human-system interaction, and MUM-T. Mr. Franke holds a B.S. and M.S. in computer science (specialization: AI) from Florida State University.