Vets in AI: Empowering Veterans in the Age of Artificial Intelligence

Vets in AI is a new program from VetsinTech that creates pathways for veterans and mililtary spouses into the rapidly evolving AI sector, offering opportunities in education, employment, and entrepreneurship.

Integrating veterans and military spouses into the AI ecosystem is a matter of national security. Veterans possess unique skills and attributes the AI sector needs. Veterans bring a deep understanding of security protocols and trustworthiness, problem-solving abilities, adaptability and teamwork makes them highly valuable to the AI industry This initiative bridges the technological hub of The Bay Area with the policy-making centers in Washington DC, fostering a unique collaboration between tech innovators, military, and policy.

Join us at the historic launch event on 2/29 at The Historic Klamath, where distinguished leaders in AI, corporate security, and military defense will converge to mark the commencement of this transformative journey

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Our Mission

Recognizing the unparalleled value of veterans in this cutting-edge sector, Vets in AI aims to harness their distinctive skills and perspectives, offering comprehensive opportunities in education, employment, and entrepreneurship. This program not only promises to elevate the role of veterans in the AI industry but also underscores their critical contribution to national security. By connecting the technological prowess of the Bay Area with the policy-making circles of Washington DC, Vets in AI fosters an unprecedented synergy between tech leaders, military veterans, and policymakers.

Our Network

At VetsinTech, we are committed to building a robust network for veterans and military spouses transitioning into the AI sector, connecting them with an array of VCs, industry partners, and essential resources. This network is designed to provide unparalleled support and opportunities, enabling veterans to leverage cutting-edge AI technologies and integrate successfully into this dynamic field. Our partnerships and resources are tailored to nurture their skills, fostering growth and innovation in the AI landscape, thereby contributing to their success in today’s tech-driven economy.

Join the VIT Vets in AI Coalition


For veterans and military spouses early-stage startups and entrepreneurs building and hiring in the AI space.


For VCs and angel investor interested in supporting and investing in AI startups founded by veteran and military spouse entrepreneurs.


For service and technology providers interested in training veterans and military spouses on their platforms or assisting in their development on their AI stacks.

"Artificial intelligence (AI) holds extraordinary potential for both promise and peril. Responsible AI use has the potential to help solve urgent challenges while making our world more prosperous, productive, innovative, and secure...This endeavor demands a society-wide effort that includes government, the private sector, academia, and civil society."

OCTOBER 30, 2023 - President Joe Biden: Executive Order on the Safe, Secure, and Trustworthy Development and Use of Artificial Intelligence

Vets in AI: Our Programs

At VetsinTech, we understand that integrating into the AI sector involves more than just a basic understanding of the field. Our Vets in AI program is dedicated to equipping veterans and their spouses with the knowledge, skills, and resources needed to thrive in the artificial intelligence industry. Our programs are designed to cater to various stages of learning and development, ensuring a comprehensive understanding and application of AI technologies.

AI Curriculum: Training

Our extensive AI Curriculum is a key component of our Vets in AI initiative. Our programs offers structured and in-depth training in key areas of AI, including machine learning, data analytics, and AI ethics. Developed in collaboration with partners from leading tech companies, this curriculum is designed to provide veterans with a solid foundation and advanced knowledge in AI.

AI Skills Bootcamp

An intensive, one-day program designed to immerse participants in AI basics and applications. This bootcamp covers fundamental concepts, hands-on activities with AI tools, and an overview of the AI industry, providing veterans a rapid yet thorough introduction to the field.

AI for National Security Workshop

A specialized workshop that focuses on the application of AI in areas of national security and policy, leveraging the unique skills and experiences of veterans, military spouses and advisors, many of whom have strong govermment backgrounds. This program covers the use of AI in cybersecurity, intelligence, policy and defense strategies.

Mentorship in AI

Ongoing mentorship opportunities with AI professionals, offering veterans guidance on career paths, project development, and staying current with AI advancements.

Vetsintech Pitch Contest

We invite veteran and military spouse startup founders building companies the AI space to particpate in our annual VIT Pitch contest sponsored by JPMorgan Chase.