With 26,000 square feet of collaboration space in the heart of the conference capital of the U.S.--Las Vegas, Nevada--as well its proximity to Nellis Air Force Base and UNLV, AFWERX Vegas is positioned to connect people and resources across government, the private sector, and academia. The Air Force supports and provides collaborative spaces and tools for innovation efforts.
AFWERX Vegas specializes in:
- Industry challenges which provide fast, non-bureaucratic pathways for Air Force stakeholders to scout the best solutions from industry and academia
- A prototyping workshop where Airmen, students, or garage tinkerers build and test technologies
- Trained design thinking facilitators who convene subject-matter experts from the Air Force, industry and academia to support Airmen intrapreneurs
- Event and office space for Air Force teams or entrepreneurs
By participating in our events, workshops, hackathons, meetups and industry challenges, you join a community with access to a vast network of experienced facilitators and other subject matter experts. We can connect you to the appropriate stakeholders within the Air Force to expedite contracting and funding.