Who we are

The mission of AFWERX Vegas is to serve the needs of the Air Force by addressing tough challenges. AFWERX Vegas, a branch of DEFENSEWERX, will serve as a hub for interaction with the rest of the AFWERX ecosystem. We are a dynamic, tech-curious team, committed to scouting and designing innovative solutions to benefit the Air Force.

How we do it

  • Tech sprints
  • Rapid Prototyping
  • Technology Engagement Forums
  • Innovation and Collaboration events
  • Subject matter expert residencies


Become a part of our team of visionaries changing the future of technology for the United States Air Force. Join the AFWERX ecosystem to stay up to date on our events, challenges, and innovations.

Visit AFWERX Vegas

We offer tours of the AFWERX Vegas hub Friday mornings at 10am. If you would like to schedule a tour, please complete this form.

First Fridays @ AFWERX

First Fridays @ AFWERX is a live event that takes place the first Friday of each month where we explore an Air Force topic of interest with subject matter experts locally & across the nation. The event is broadcasted through @AFWERX Facebook Live where we interact real time with viewers that have questions. Click Here to learn more about First Fridays @ AFWERX and register to attend in our live audience.

AFWERX Showcase

The AFWERX Showcase enables entrepreneurs, inventors, academia, and even the garage tinkerer an opportunity to come to the AFWERX Vegas facility to set up a presentation to explain their ideas, inventions, products and services. This entry way to the Air Force will allow the brilliant ideas of the innovator to be recorded, evaluated and passed to the proper channels within the Air Force for consideration. Click here to learn more about the Showcase and register.