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Techstars Air Force

Air Force Accelerator Powered by Techstars

Interested in dual-use technologies that detect, track, identify, characterize, attribute or mitigate unmanned systems, to include sensors, compute hardware/software, image processing, AI, sensor fusion, secure comms, trusted ID, power systems, advanced materials, and man-machine interface. In addition, we seek immersive-training technologies, to include AR/VR and adult learning methods, gamification, social delivery and self-directed learning, data-enabled recruiting, training and education.

Applications Open Aug 26, 2019
Application Deadline Oct 31, 2019
Start of the Program Feb 10, 2020
Demo Day May 7, 2020

Location: Boston, Massachusetts United States

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“We’re going through a period in the globe of massive disruptions in politics, economies, social society and technology. Any one of those would be difficult to keep up with, and we recognize that technology is the one that is fanning the flames in all the others. We want to see what these companies have to offer, and are hoping to work toward being able to access startup ideas quickly.”
Air Force Vice Chief of Staff Gen. Stephen W. Wilson

About the Air Force Accelerator Powered by Techstars

Focus Areas

  • Sensors

    Compact sensor technology and multimodal sensor integration

  • Computation

    High-performance computational hardware and software

  • Computer Vision

    Digital image processing

  • Human-Machine Interfaces

    Innovative control mechanisms

  • Cybersecurity

    Secure communications and trusted identification

  • Power Systems

    Innovations in electrical engineering

  • High-Performance Materials

    Materials science

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