AIAA

The World's Forum for Aerospace Leadership

  • MY AIAA
  • Donate
  • Press Room
  • Renew
  • View Cart
The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA)

is the world's largest technical society dedicated to the global aerospace profession.

    • ARC
    • AIAA Foundation
    • Industry Guide
    Networking Activities

    Networking Activities 

    Exchange ideas with companies you want to partner with and leaders who are shaping the future of aerospace.

    Networking Breakfasts

    A great way to start the day and interact with other participants, networking breakfasts will be offered on Tuesday–Thursday, 0700–0800 hrs, in the Ballroom 20 Lobby at the San Diego Convention Center. This event is open to all forum attendees (no tickets required).

    Networking Coffee Breaks

    Networking coffee breaks allow even more time for making new contacts, continuing discussions from sessions, visiting the exposition hall, or checking emails and voicemails to keep in touch with the office. Networking coffee breaks will take place in the exposition hall at the following times:

    Tuesday , 10 September 2013 

     
      0930–1000 hrs
    1500–1530 hrs 

    Wednesday , 11 September 2013 

     
      0930–1000 hrs
    1400–1430 hrs 

    Thursday , 12 September 2013 

              0930–1000 hrs
    1500–1530 hrs (Ballroom 20 Foyer) 
     
    Welcome Reception

    A welcome reception will be held on Tuesday, 10 September 2013, 1730–1900 hrs, in the exposition hall, Ballroom 20CD at the San Diego Convention Center. Take this opportunity to engage new contacts and refresh old ones. Aticket for the reception is required and included in the registration fee where indicated. Additional tickets for guests may be purchased upon registration or on site, as space is available.

    Networking Luncheons

    Convene with colleagues and do business with exhibitors during the networking luncheons on Tuesday and Thursday, 10 and 12 September 2013, 1200–1330 hrs, in the exposition hall. Tickets are required, and are included in the registration fee where indicated. Additional tickets may be purchased
    upon registration or on site, as space is available.

     

    Luncheon

    Join speakers and participants at the Luncheon on Wednesday, 11 September 2013, 1200–1400 hrs, in Ballroom 20AB, for a conversation on “NASA’s Asteroid Redirect Mission.” Afterward, dessert and coffee will be served in the exposition hall before the afternoon sessions begin. A ticket for the luncheon is required, and is included in the registration fee where indicated. Additional tickets may be purchased upon registration or on site, as space is available.

    Networking Happy Hour

    Continue discussions from the day’s sessions at the Networking Happy Hour, held Wednesday, 11 September 2013, 1630–1730 hrs, in the Ballroom 20 Lobby. This event is followed by the William H. Pickering Lecture. A ticket for the happy hour is required and included in the registration fee where indicated. Additional tickets may be purchased at registration.