Inspiring Doctrinal Innovation (IDI)

2024 Winners Announced

Sponsored by: The Curtis E. LeMay Center for Doctrine Development and Education &
Air University Innovation Accelerator (AUiX)

Background

The IDI essay contest is a cooperative effort between The LeMay Center and AUiX to accelerate innovation in Air Force doctrine by encouraging Airmen of all ranks and AFSC’s to read, internalize, and debate Air Force doctrine in professional writing and discourse.

2024 Winners

1ST PLACE WINNER

1st Lt Ian Palmer (USAF)

Accelerating Decision-Making Through Human-Machine Teaming

2nd PLACE WINNER

TSgt Matthew Calhoun (USAF)

Artificial Intelligence, and the Future of the United States Air Force

3rd PLACE WINNER

Maj Matthew White (USAF)

Effects of AI-Enhanced Decision-Making on Air Force Doctrine

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Contacts

Dr. Joseph (Bill) DeMarco
joseph.demarco.4@us.af.mil

Mr. Tony Montelepre
tony@auix.org

Mr. Jeremy VanEgmond
jeremy@auix.org

Major Nicholas (BADGER) Underwood
usafdoctrine@us.af.mil