- Arthur Daemmrich, Director, Smithsonian Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation
- Heather Wilson, Secretary of the US Air Force
Demonstration of BATDOK (US Air Force). BATDOK rapidly aggregates health data from sensors on multiple patients to give medics better awareness.
Demonstration of Hammer Hook (US Coast Guard). Invented by a First Class Petty Officer while stationed on a Coast Guard cutter in Alaska, the Hammer Hook combines two frequently used tools into one.
Demonstration of SHRAIL System (US Army). Conceived by two US Army surgeons, SHRAIL is a lightweight rail system that mounts to a standard NATO litter to transform it into a highly functional operating table or intensive-care-unit bed.