By Laura Dempsey
 
A tour of MGMWERX in Montgomery, Alabama, provided Wright Brothers Institute (WBI) insight into their specialty of aligning Air University initiatives with the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL).


MGMWERX was created under a Partnership Intermediary Agreement (PIA) between DEFE...
02.04.20 07:30 PM - Comment(s)
By Laura Dempsey

When the Director of Small Business for the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL/SB) examined the gap between AFRL inventions and the number of transition-ready Air Force technologies, he turned to the Commercialization Services Team at Wright Brothers Institute (WBI) for help.


The Air...
02.04.20 07:23 PM - Comment(s)

By: Laura Dempsey


A team from the Air Force Research Laboratory’s Airman Systems Directorate (AFRL/RH) was honored for Excellence in Technology Transfer, given each year to federal laboratory employees deemed to have accomplished outstanding work in the process of transferring federally developed tec...

02.04.20 07:17 PM - Comment(s)

By: Jennie Hempstead and Laura Dempsey

Highlights:
  • Innovation doesn’t happen within a single entity or organization
  • Partners become champions, so partner wisely
  • End-users are integral to the process and value partial solutions over perfect engineering
  • Innovation means working around barrier, after barrie...
24.02.20 04:36 PM - Comment(s)
Wright Brothers Institute (WBI) is saddened to announce the unexpected passing of Executive Director Dr. David Walker on January 8, 2020 in Dayton, Ohio. 


Dr. Walker’s tenure with Wright Brothers Institute began in June of 2019. His reputation for Air Force innovation was widely known in defense...
09.01.20 08:17 PM - Comment(s)

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