Space Professionals return to MGMWERX for the 2nd annual SWOTS Event

MONTGOMERY – On July 25-29, the Summer Workshop on Teaching Space (SWOTS) has returned to Air University’s Innovation Hub, MGMWERX, for a second year.  SWOTS is an educational event gathering attendees from academia, private sector, and military space specialties to partake in a 5-day intensive, space-focused workshop.  Nearly 30 speakers are sharing their expertise on […]

AFGSC Visits MGMWERX

General Anthony Cotton, Air Force Global Strike Command Commander visited MGMWERX for a mission briefing and tour and then chatted with the MGMWERX Director, Brigadier General (Ret) Trent Edwards, about Global Strike Command mission and priorities, how his STRIKERS are accelerating change and empowering 21st Century Airmen,  how innovation hubs like MGMWERX and STRIKEWERX support […]

Werx Series Seminar: How to Do Business with the Air Force and Space Force

Interested in connecting with the Air Force and Space Force Science and Technology ecosystem? Interested in sharing your BIG idea with the Air Force or Space Force? MGMWERX sat down with Ms. Liz Escamilla from the Air Force Research Laboratory – AFRL to give you an in-depth look into the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) Science and Technology Front Door […]

CSAF signs Agile Combat Employment doctrine note

[embedyt] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S7R8oZ7cTos[/embedyt] MAXWELL AIR FORCE BASE, Ala (AFNS) —Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. CQ Brown, Jr. recently signed the service’s first doctrine publication on Agile Combat Employment, codifying a proactive and reactive operational scheme of maneuver to increase survivability while generating combat power throughout the integrated deterrence continuum. Working with experts across the service, the Curtis E. […]

MGMWERX Hosts SWOTS Event Welcoming Space Professionals to Montgomery

MONTGOMERY – On July 26-30, MGMWERX is hosting the Summer Workshop on Teaching Space (SWOTS), an educational event gathering forty attendees from academia, private sector, and military space specialties to partake in a 5-day intensive, space-focused workshop.  Nearly 30 speakers are sharing their expertise on everything space – including, but not limited to, space mechanics, […]

MGMWERX Awarded $50K Grant From Alabama Power Foundation

MONTGOMERY – With the support of a $50,000 grant from the Alabama Power Foundation, MGMWERX will continue to lead in the areas of collaboration, innovation, and creating improvement through education, technology, and programming. As the collaboration and innovation hub for Air University (AU) at Maxwell Air Force Base, partnerships with organizations like Alabama Power also […]

Chief of Staff of the Air Force, General Charles Q. Brown, Visits MGMWERX

MONTGOMERY, AL – Chief of Staff of the Air Force, General Charles Q. Brown, Jr. (CSAF) stopped by MGMWERX to tour the Montgomery Innovation Hub and host a private meeting on Thursday, May 13th.  The Lt. Governor of Alabama, Will Ainsworth, City of Montgomery Mayor, Steven Reed, Air University Commander and President, Lt. General James Hecker, […]

DEFENSEWERX Board Member, Bernard Johnson, Visits Montgomery Innovation Hub

Monday, May 10, MGMWERX was proud to host DEFENSEWERX’s Board of Directors member, Bernard Johnson. After a quick tour of the Montgomery, AL Innovation Hub, MGMWERX Director, Brig. Gen (Ret.) Trent Edwards, introduced MGMWERX Staff to Mr. Johnson and explained the various programs, projects, and services provided by MGMWERX. “It is so important for DEFENSEWERX […]