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:
  • 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
  • iOPFOR – teams of autonomous targets for live fire training
  • Kelpie – multi-purpose autonomous ground vehicle
  • Artificial Intelligence software:
  • C·BDI™ – multi-agent software framework written in C++, for building autonomous systems and manned/unmanned teams
  • JACK® – multi-agent software framework written in Java


  • Australian company with world-leading expertise in Artificial Intelligence software
  • Deployment of multiple autonomous vehicles as part of Autonomous Warrior 2018:
  • Autonomous RHIB for maritime intercept; Autonomous ground vehicle for base defence
  • 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)