Recent USAFA and AF CyberWorx Graduate Flourishes in New Position

Recent USAFA and AF CyberWorx Graduate Flourishes in New Position 

 

AF CyberWorx Post Graduate Update Series AF CyberWorx reached out to former cadets who worked with the innovation organization on campus before graduating. We caught up with two alumnae and found out what they are doing now, how their experience in AF CyberWorx influenced them, and what today’s cadets can do to better prepare for a successful future. Read our first alumna feature today.

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April Newsletter - 2019

 

April Newsletter 2019 CyberWorx

April 2019 Newsletter - Flight Evaluation App Aims to Reduce Pilot Shortagel 

Optimis April Email Newsletter AF CYberWorx

EDUCATION

There is a pilot shortage in the United States Air Force right now and part of the problem affecting pilot retention is the current evaluation process. It can take up to three months for a student pilot’s evaluation to be submitted after their evaluated flying time. 

Read about the app that can help change all that in our recent blog.

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January Newsletter - 2019

 

Jan Newsletter 2019 CyberWorx

January 2019 Newsletter - #AFCTM Sprint Delayed, Yet Successful 

AFCTM Email Newsletter AF CYberWorx

COLLABORATION

Last week, we had a slow start due to the snow storm on Tuesday; but, AF CyberWorx was able to recover and have a successful #AFCTM Sprint. Six teams split into groups of six and worked together to solve challenges related to Air Force's Cyber Talent Management. 

We'll have a press release and report prepared in a few weeks on the solutions that were proposed, but in the meantime, check out the photos taken during #AFCTM on our Flickr page. 

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December Newsletter - 2018

 

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December 2018 - Join Our Next Design Sprint: Air Force Cyber Talent Management 

COLLABORATION

AFCTM Newsletter DecemberWe're hosting a design sprint focused on building a better recruiting, talent management, and retention program for US Air Force cyber professionals. For this design sprint, we're recruiting cyber professionals, HR reps, talent management experts, and, of course, military personnel.

The #AFCTM Application deadline is December 17, 2018, while the sprint is January 22-25. Apply today and join us on the USAFA campus in January.

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AIR FORCE CYBERWORX TACKLES CYBER TALENT MANAGEMENT WITH HUMAN-CENTERED DESIGN

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AIR FORCE CYBERWORX TACKLES CYBER TALENT MANAGEMENT WITH HUMAN-CENTERED DESIGN

Join the AFCTM Design Sprint

(November 6, 2018; Colorado Springs, CO) – Air Force CyberWorx is hosting the Air Force Cyber Talent Management (#AFCTM) project on January 22-25 in its design studio at the US Air Force Academy. The project will involve non-military participants and interested professionals in cyber or HR are invited to apply.

“The ability to hire and retain cyber professionals is the cornerstone of the Air Force’s ability to successfully utilize cyber effects on the battlefield,” said Lt. Col. Mike Helgeson, Deputy Director for AF CyberWorx. “Our aim with this design sprint is to find ways to improve the overall retention rate within the cyber field to better the Air Force.”

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Flight Scheduling App Team Visits F-15E Squadron For Research

 

Flight Scheduling App Team Visits F-15E Squadron For Research

Airmen standing in front of an aircraftAs we say at AF Cyberworx, “If it doesn’t work for people, it doesn’t work.” Recently, a team of cadets working on a Flight Scheduling App visited a fighter squadron at Seymour-Johnson Air Force Base (AFB) in North Carolina. This trip to Seymour-Johnson helped the team shape their understanding of the problem, which will enable them to create a deliverable that drives to save flight schedulers time and effort, and results in fewer aborted flights. The project is in collaboration with Air Combat Command, Defense Innovation Unit, US Marine Corps, US Navy, and Microsoft.

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Recent USAFA and AF CyberWorx Graduate Flourishes in New Position

Recent USAFA and AF CyberWorx Graduate Flourishes in New Position 

 

AF CyberWorx Post Graduate Update Series AF CyberWorx reached out to former cadets who worked with the innovation organization on campus before graduating. We caught up with two alumnae and found out what they are doing now, how their experience in AF CyberWorx influenced them, and what today’s cadets can do to better prepare for a successful future. Read our first alumna feature today.

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May Newsletter - 2019

 

May Newsletter 2019 CyberWorx

May 2019 Newsletter - USAFA Cadets Win 1st Place at Cyber 9/12 Challenge

Cyber 9/12 Newsletter AF CYberWorx

EDUCATION

There is no rest for a U.S. Air Force Academy (USAFA) cadet. The USAFA Cyber Competition Team had the opportunity to visit Washington D.C. over spring break and participate in a cybersecurity breach challenge. They placed 1st within the student-based track and beat out 37 other competitor teams in the 7th Annual Cyber 9/12 Strategy Challenge.  

Read about the event and the Cyber Competition Team, Delogrand's win on our blog.

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