Team Drone Busters Week 3

This week, we had a very informative trip to Camp Shelby and gained access to the following knowledge; The drone take-off space requires a 710 foot long runway. The current method of drone operational controls is outdated and has much room for improvement in evolving to more modern day anamatronic controls. The individuals that we’ve…

Team Targaryen The Blast From the Past

We stepped out of the office to explore VR first hand by visiting the Perception-Action Cognitive  Laboratory. Ability to see how people look in depth and feel about VR. Compared different VR worlds. Broadened our knowledge of terrorist attacks and time zones and how they happened. Coming up with a story line for the game….

Team Drone Busters Week 2

This week we learned that we have a large problem that has to be worked around, Bureaucracy and hierarchal structures. The proposed original solution of delivering large pay loads over large distances would be best suited to deliver upstream supplies to the downstream marines in the field. The current issue is that the USMC will…

Team DroneBusters Week One

The project our team had been challenged with involved suggestions for the use of drones to improve the performance of a more efficient in speed and communications, supply line to active duty soldiers. In the beginning of the think tank to conduct proper solutions to rise up to this challenge, we focused on the design…

Week One Complete!

Week one in the books, 3 teams, 4 problems, 3 presentations. What can we offer to all the teams as constructive criticism, use the templates provided, take notes,  use a graphic, charts, and other media to support your solution? This next week is about customer/beneficiary discovery and what questions should we ask them? My suggestion…

Team Targaryen

Our team: Kyla Regan, Robert McGrath, Tyler Simmons The job to be done is to create a virtual reality to simulate combat. The product is targeting a European audience for training and recruiting. The data discovered will further increase methods to lessen anxiety and stress when under pressure for a better response. Along with this…

Today we make a difference!

Today we at USM will launch our very first Hacking for Defense Course (H4D)! I believe we will solve the problems picked by our teams, those teams will be successful in their endeavors of solving that problem. This will be short, however, as the weeks go on these blogs will provide needed information and maybe a few…