580 Elizabeth Street, Melbourne, VIC 3000

Legal Name: Agent Oriented Software Pty Ltd

ABN: 98 078 321 589

Tel: +61 3 9349 5055


Primary Contact

Dr Andrew Lucas,Managing Director

Tel: +61 3 9349 5055



  • Specialist in autonomous and semi-autonomous systems development
  • Autonomous systems::
  • iWatchdog™ – Intelligent Watch Dog, autonomously tasks multiple unmanned surveillance systems on Land, Air & Sea
  • IBA™ – Intelligent Battlespace Advisor, AI decision support for air & missile defence
  • Artificial Intelligence software::
  • TacSim – Tactical Simulation for Undersea Warfare, developed by AOS with DST
  • C·BDI™ – multi-agent software framework written in C++, for building autonomous systems and unmanned/manned teams
  • JACK® – multi-agent software framework written in Java


  • Australian company with world-leading expertise in Artificial Intelligence software
  • TacSim simulator used by DST Group for exploring submarine tactics, in support of SEA 1000 Program
  • Deployment of autonomous RHIB for maritime intercept, as part of Autonomous Warrior 2018
  • Expertise in intelligent decision support for military operators
  • AOS's intelligent agent software is the first product series worldwide based on the BDI model of human reasoning

Key Partners

  • DST Group; Defence Innovation Hub
  • RMIT University; The University of Melbourne
  • QUT/ACRV; The University of Sydney
  • Northrop Grumman

Key Customers

  • UK Ministry of Defence
  • Lockheed Martin Aeronautics
  • Equinor (formerly Statoil, Norway)