AFWERX Challenge: KnectIQ Competing in the Data Availability for Improved Planning and Decision Making category.

KnectIQ is pleased to announce Founder & CEO Ken Morris was selected to speak on the Energy Data Panel during the AFWERX Virtual Showcase on Tuesday, February 9. The panel includes experts from companies or innovation teams who are participating in the AFWERX Challenge focused on Reimagining Energy for the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD). 

The AFWERX Virtual Showcase will take place from 12:00-6:00 p.m. EST on Tuesday, February 9. Register for the event and then tune in from 2:30-3:00 p.m. EST to listen to the Energy Data Panel.

KnectIQ is one of 179 companies and innovation teams in this year’s AFWERX Challenge. This elite group was selected from over 1,000 original submissions and invited to move to the final round of competition. The diverse group represents entrepreneurial startups, small businesses, large enterprises, academic institutions and research labs all vying to Reimagine Energy for the DoD. 

KnectIQ pitched its innovative ZeroTrust and data-centric security technology solution to AFWERX on January 27 as part of the Data Availability for Improved Planning and Decision Making Challenge, which is all about improving data and analytics capabilities around the generation, transmission, storage, and use of energy.

“We bring enabling innovation that provides enhanced capabilities to the Air Force, Department of Defense and other government departments.” states KnectIQ Founder and CEO Ken Morris. “We are excited to be competing in the AFWERKS challenge and stand ready to collaborate and accelerate government and private enterprise innovation.”

Virtual Showcase booths are now open to the general public. Visit the KnectIQ virtual booth here.  To learn more and register to attend the virtual showcase, please visit the AFWERX website:

See previous post on AFWERX participation by KnectIQ.