DEF[x]Big Country - Innovation Challenge 1.0 (an Athena-style event) arrives in Abilene/Dyess, TX on June 26th!
DEF[x]Big Country - Innovation Challenge 1.0 is an inaugural Athena-style innovation competition to be held at Dyess AFB, TX on the 26th of June, 2015. It is a forum for Airmen and civilians to present operational ideas to implement locally in an effort to develop a flourishing culture of innovation. This innovation challenge is a one day event that allows ideas to be showcased while inspiring observers to develop and communicate their own ideas.
This event will feature a number of emerging innovators who will present their ideas to a panel of respected and connected judges.
Civilian participants who need base access: sign up via eventbrite below and the organizers will contact you for assistance.
Stay tuned for more details as they arise!
Date: Friday, 26 June 2015
- 317th Airlift Group Auditorium
- Herck Drive
- Dyess AFB, TX
Attire: Business Casual
PRESENTERS / SCHEDULE
- 1300 - 01F Carousel - Henry Hahn IV
- 1315 - FreedomLancer - Angela and Tyler Richardson
- 1330 - Paperless Contracting - Thornton, Ince, VanHorn
- 1345 - Mobile Health Tracking - Eric Powell
- 1415 - Dyess Ride Share - Peter Thompson
- 1430 - Tablet-based Tech Orders - Jonathan Kropke
- 1500 - Random PT Testing - Jessica Rackley
- 1515 - Armament Tailkit Tester - Stephen Burgin
- 1530 - B-1 Bomb Module Innovation - Joshua Elliott