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 […]

Ms. Joyce Vaughn Announced as New Director of MGMWERX

MONTGOMERY – MGMWERX recently announced the appointment of new Innovation Hub Director, Joyce Vaughn. In the three years since she joined MGMWERX, Ms. Vaughn has quickly established herself as an integral part of the company’s operations.  A driven, people oriented, professional, she draws on over a decade of diverse experience to ensure that all goals […]

Edwards resigns as Director of Montgomery Innovation Hub

Brigadier General (Ret.) Trent H. Edwards has elected to step down as the Director of Air University’s Innovation Hub, MGMWERX announced last Friday, May 13th. In a letter to the MGMWERX team and partners, Edwards writes, “I have greatly enjoyed working with you and forging friendships. I look forward to spending more time with my […]

General CQ Brown, Jr., Chief of Staff of the Air Force, visits MGMWERX

Montgomery, AL – April 14, 2022, marked General CQ Brown’s, Air Force Chief of Staff, 2nd visit to Montgomery’s Innovation hub.  But this time, General Brown indulged us with an interview.  Brig. Gen. (Ret.) Trent H. Edwards, MGMWERX Director, sat with General Brown to discuss a range of topics. Air Force priorities and mission, innovation, and innovation spaces were all on the lists of topics to cover.

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, […]

Vice Chief of Staff of the Air Force, General David Allvin, Visits MGMWERX

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MONTGOMERY, AL – Vice Chief of Staff of the Air Force, General David W. Allvin stopped by the Montgomery Innovation Hub, MGMWERX, Wednesday, June 16th. General and Mrs. Allvin toured the facility and stopped to discuss various topics with class attendees. DEFENSEWERX Executive Director, Brian Liesveld, AUiX Lead, Bill DeMarco, Air University Commander and President, […]