AFWERX Announces Alphacore Inc. Among Top Teams Selected to exhibit at EngageSpace (September 29-30), The Premier Event for the Space IndustryPress Release
September 24, 2020
Alphacore proud to be selected by AFWERXChallenge to exhibit its innovations at virtual EngageSpace conference (9/29-30). Premier Space Industry event leveraging initiatives for Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance, Space Operations technologies
AFWERX, the catalyst for fostering innovation within the U.S. Air Force, announced Alphacore as one of the 178 top participating teams selected from The AFWERX Space Challenge initiative to exhibit at EngageSpace, a virtual two-day event on September 29-30.
The AFWERX Space Challenge initiative is made up of four challenges targeted at creating integrated space operations leveraging the best in technology while maintaining security, being resilient and increasing agility. Four challenges were run concurrently focused on separate topics – Persistent ISR, DoD Commercial Space Partnerships, Global Space Transport and Delivery and Space Asset Resiliency.
Alphacore is competing in the Persistent ISR Challenge alongside a diverse group of teams that represent entrepreneurial startups, small businesses, large enterprises, academic institutions and research labs.
“The solutions submitted for these space challenges represent the bleeding edge of space innovation,” stated Brennan Townley, AFWERX Challenge Collaboration Lead. “We’re excited to highlight these innovators and connect them with opportunities across the Space ecosystem.”
The Persistent ISR Challenge strives to bring together existing and future technology solutions to create a comprehensive Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) system that spans the globe.